April 11, 2019
By Bob Coleman
Editor, Coleman Movers & Shakers
Coleman Movers & Shakers — Jimmy Duran, Jaime Wood, JanCarlos Llach
The Bancorp Names Jimmy Duran, Vice President, SBA BDO
“The Bancorp Small Business Lending team is dedicated to providing competitive and attainable funding for low- and moderate-income communities,” says Jeff Nager, Executive Vice President and Head of Commercial Lending.
“I am very pleased to welcome Jimmy to our team. His in-depth understanding of CRA lending, his passion for community development and his innovative approach will enhance The Bancorp’s lending footprint outside of the traditional market.”
Jimmy brings more than 20 years of experience supporting entrepreneurs and small business owners. Most recently, he served as the Director of Programs and Small Business Development for the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Among his responsibilities, he formulated recommendations and solutions for aspiring entrepreneurs, current businesses and CEOs ready to scale and aligned with their capabilities.
Jaime Wood Named South Dakota SBA District Director
“I’m returning home to South Dakota, and I’m just ecstatic,” Wood says.
Wood grew up in South Dakota before joining the U.S. Army and working across the globe in military public affairs and other roles for the U.S. Department of the Army. She also worked as a military broadcast journalist during her time with the Army.
Wood earned a master’s in strategic studies from the U.S. Army War College and a master’s in public administration from Bowie State University.
She previously served as deputy director for the SBA district office in Fargo, North Dakota.
Marquis Bank names JanCarlos Llach new VP of commercial lending
“We are pleased to welcome JanCarlos Llach to the commercial lending division. He brings more than 16 years of solid experience, all in commercial lending roles, and we are excited to have him on the team,” says Miriam Lopez, president and chief lending officer at Florida-based Marquis Bank.
Llach comes to Marquis Bank from International Finance Bank, where he was head of the commercial lending department. He began his career as a credit analyst at Ocean Bank and later worked at Premier American Bank and the Bank of Coral Gables in commercial lending roles.
He is a graduate of the University of Miami, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration. Llach serves on the board of directors for the South Florida Aviation Maintenance Council.
Upcoming SBA Lending Professional Industry Events
America East Small Business Lending Conference 2019, August 14, 2019, Mashantucket
Music City Small Business Lenders Conference, August 28-29, 2019, Nashville
FLAGGL Small Business Lenders Conference, September 18, 2019, Orlando
Registration is NOW OPEN!