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News Stories (23 Results) - Bill Verhelle

Innovation Finance is set to turn the $1 trillion U.S. business equipment loan industry upside down – by at last bringing efficiency and transparency to a process that has for too long not served the needs of American businesses who must rely on... Read Story
October 29, 2019, 07:22 AM


Innovation Finance USA LLC, a commercial equipment finance company and inventor of the QuickFi® platform, is proud to announce recognition as a 2019 Best Tech Startup award winner at Tech In Motion's Timmy Awards ceremony in New York City.   The Best... Read Story
October 22, 2019, 07:31 AM


Daon, a leader in biometric identity technology, announced Innovation Finance will deploy Daon’s IdentityX platform to drive its latest effort to create a better client experience.  By offering sophisticated borrowers unprecedented access to low-cost... Read Story
October 12, 2018, 07:20 AM


Odessa, a leader in lease and loan accounting software solutions, announced Innovation Finance USA LLC has selected Odessa to provide them with an agile, customizable solution.Newly established in 2018 by industry veterans led by Bill Verhelle... Read Story
October 09, 2018, 07:20 AM


Guy Klingler, Co-Founder and former President of First American Equipment Finance, announced a significant equity investment in Innovation Finance USA LLC. He also joined the Board of Directors of Innovation Finance. “Guy has been a close personal... Read Story
May 16, 2018, 07:29 AM


Innovation Finance USA LLC announced Nate Gibbons, former Vice President of Learning and Development at First American Equipment Finance, has joined Innovation Finance as its Chief Operating Officer. “As a former business colleague and long-time... Read Story
April 11, 2018, 07:30 AM


Innovation Finance USA LLC announced Mike Ziegelmann, former First American Equipment Finance Chief Credit Officer, joined Innovation Finance USA LLC as its Chief Financial Officer.“Mike is a respected friend and a talented former business... Read Story
April 04, 2018, 07:30 AM


Innovation Finance USA LLC announced Mark Tomaselli, former First American Chief Information Officer, has joined Innovation Finance as its President.“Mark Tomaselli is a long-time friend and former business colleague. I’m delighted to have the... Read Story
March 28, 2018, 06:40 AM


Bill Verhelle announced the formation of Innovation Finance USA LLC, a new national lending business with headquarters in Fairport, N.Y.  Innovation Finance serves large, creditworthy corporate and non-profit borrowers located throughout the U.S. ... Read Story
March 15, 2018, 07:25 AM


Equipment finance industry performance remains relatively strong, according to the 2017 State of the Equipment Finance Industry Report. The report was released at the 56th Annual Convention of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA).... Read Story
October 24, 2017, 07:18 AM


Harvard Partners CEO Bill Verhelle announced his firm is seeking to invest in, or purchase, small innovative U.S.-based commercial finance firms. Interest is not limited to companies already in the equipment leasing and finance industry, though he... Read Story
October 19, 2017, 07:31 AM


The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation launched a redesigned website. The site provides user-friendly resources to connect with donors, academics, students and stakeholders in the $1 trillion commercial equipment finance industry. The new site... Read Story
August 10, 2017, 07:02 AM


The Executive Committee of the ELFA Board met on March 11 in Naples, Florida, under the leadership of Chairman Tony Cracchiolo. The Committee, which is the association’s primary management body, meets in person three times annually to assess the... Read Story
March 28, 2017, 07:07 AM


Managed solution transactions (MST) or MST-like structures are becoming a major new offering of equipment leasing and finance companies and are very likely to continue growing as a proportion of U.S. equipment leasing volumes, according to a new... Read Story
July 25, 2016, 07:10 AM


First American Equipment Finance, a City National Bank Company, announced that Alan Sikora has been named Chief Executive Officer.  Alan succeeds company founder Bill Verhelle, who is stepping down as CEO.  This planned transition comes on the 3-year... Read Story
May 04, 2015, 07:14 AM


First American Equipment Finance was named as one of the 65 Best Companies to Work for in the state of New York for the fourth consecutive year.  “First American is blessed with a smart, innovative, hardworking staff that is dedicated to building the... Read Story
April 22, 2015, 07:00 AM


First American Equipment Finance has been named to the new “Great Rated! People’s Picks: 20 Great Workplaces in Financial Services,” listing by GreatRated.com and Fortune.com.  See the Fortune.com rankings here. The 20 Great Workplaces in Financial... Read Story
February 19, 2015, 07:20 AM


Ivory Consulting Corporation announced  that First American Equipment Finance selected Ivory’s SuperTRUMP for Salesforce to combine its pricing, origination and CRM activities into a single cloud platform.  SuperTRUMP for Salesforce combines the... Read Story
September 03, 2014, 06:59 AM


First American Equipment Finance, a City National Bank Company, announced that John Unchester has joined the Company’s management team. John Unchester has more than 30 years of experience in equipment finance. He was the president of JP Morgan... Read Story
January 31, 2013, 07:30 AM


The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the May 2012 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) today. Designed to collect leadership data, the index reports a qualitative assessment of both the... Read Story
May 21, 2012, 08:00 AM


The Alta Group, a global financial consultancy, announced that one of the equipment finance industry’s largest merger and acquisition transactions in years was completed last week. The 100 percent cash purchase of First American Equipment Finance of... Read Story
May 07, 2012, 07:00 AM


First American Equipment Finance was named winner of the Best Companies to Work For in New York State competition at an awards ceremony on April 26, 2012. First American was chosen as the winner among 26 finalists in the small/medium-sized employer... Read Story
April 30, 2012, 06:30 AM


City National Bank today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire First American Equipment Finance, a privately owned, full-service mid-ticket equipment leasing company that owns and services approximately $325 million in... Read Story
April 24, 2012, 07:30 AM