October 31, 2013
By Bob Coleman
Editor, Coleman Report
Scott Coleman joins Quantum National Bank of Suwanee’s SBA Team
Quantum National Bank announced that it hired Scott Coleman as vice president/business development officer of the bank’s small business lending division.
“We are thrilled to have hired one of the very best in the business,” said Amy Amorose, group vice president, SBA Lending. “Scott is one of the most experienced and respected individuals in the industry. His 15-plus years of experience in the financial services sector means that he thoroughly knows this industry. He is a valuable addition to our growing and experienced team.” Read More
City National Bank expanding small business lending, profit improves
City National Bank of Florida said it will expand its small business lending, which a big priority of its future owner, Banco de Credito e Inversiones (BCI).
The bank is preparing to launch more small business lending products, including U.S. Small Business Administration-backed loans. City National Bank didn’t register any activity in SBA lending in South Florida for the fiscal SBA year ended Sept. 30. In 2012, it made $47.8 million in small business loans in the region, according to federal data. Read More
Coleman Interviews Stephen Sheinbaum, CEO, Merchant Cash and Capital about Franchise Financing
Hawkeye Management, the Small Business Loan Company, Named to Inc 500 List
Hawkeye Management was named to the new Inc 500 list of fastest growing privately held companies in the U.S. As a company who provides small business loans and working capital to both new and established businesses. Hawkeye Management connects entrepreneurs and small business owners with up to $50,000-$150,000 or more in freely spendable business credit lines. Read More
We are excited to announce that PCFS 2000 is changing its name to PCFS Solutions effective November 5, 2013. They have established a rich history of providing Lending Solutions to the SBA Community since 1986 and wanted their new name and branding to better reflect their significant growth and the extent of SBA Lending Solution offerings.
To celebrate the new name and company rebranding, they are giving away a BOSE SoundLink Bluetooth Mobile Speaker II Sound System absolutely FREE! Just have to follow PCFS Solutions on LinkedIn no later than 11/19/2013. The lucky winner will be drawn at random and will be announced on 11/21/2013.
Small Business Lending Conference Update
American Banker Small Business Lending Conference, New Orleans, Oct 28-30
NADCO Region 1-7 Conference, Clearwater, FL, Oct 31-Nov 2
NAGGL Annual Conference, Palm Desert, Nov 5-7
Restaurant Finance & Development Conference November 4-6
Alternative Investments & SBA/USDA Lending Seminar, Dallas, Nov 19-20
Where Main Street Meets Wall Street, 6th Annual SBA Secondary Market Forum, December 3, Washington D.C.
14th Annual Rural Lender’s Retreat, December 4, Washington D.C.
Coleman’s 3rd Annual Fresno SBA Loan Servicing Workshop, December 9, Fresno
Coleman’s 5th Annual Herndon SBA Guaranty Purchase Workshop, January 23, 2014, Herndon
Southeastern Small Business Lenders Conference, Reynolds Plantation, GA, Feb 9-11
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