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Hilco Trading, LLC: Joseph A. Malfitano
has been promoted to deputy general
counsel. The announcement was made
by Eric Kaup, executive vice president
and general counsel.
Malfitano has 10 years of experience in
structuring complex asset acquisition and
disposition transactions with financially
troubled companies, both in and out of
Amerisource Funding: Jan Ziegler has
joined as regional market manager.
Ziegler is responsible for all business
development efforts on the West Coast
and is based in Portland, OR. Her primary
responsibilities include securing direct
business and working with the company’s numerous referral sources.
With nearly 15 years of experience
in the financial services industry in
the western United States, Ziegler
most recently served as vice president
of business development at Working Capital Company, Inc. She may be
reached at (503) 224-9963 or jziegler@
Crossroads Financial, LLC and Canaras
Capital Management LLC announced
the establishment of a joint venture.
The two entities have formed a platform company to provide inventory
and purchase order loans for small and
middle-market businesses. The joint
venture provides Crossroads with a solid
capital base and will allow Crossroads to
quickly become the dominant inventory
and purchase order provider to small
and middle-market businesses.
Gulf Coast Business Credit: Jeff Wellman has joined as vice president, new
business development in New Orleans,
LA. Prior to GCBC, he was a commercial
lender for Whitney National Bank in
New Orleans. Wellman is a native of New
Orleans and holds a B.S. and M.B.A. from
the University of New Orleans.
Hennessey Capital LLC: Kim Eberhardt has
been promoted to vice president, marketing and communications. She had been the
director of marketing. In her role as vice
president of marketing and communications, Eberhardt is responsible for advertising and marketing strategy, social media
strategy and execution, client and internal
communications, public relations, sales
support and community outreach.
BB&T: Larry Trussell was hired as a commercial finance specialist serving Texas
and the Southwest region. In his new
role, Trussell is responsible for developing asset-based lending and structured
finance business for BB&T.
CapitalSource: Jennifer Mills has joined
the firm’s Small Business Lending group
as vice president, business development
officer. Mills will be responsible for
sourcing Small Business Administration
(SBA) loans and other financing vehicles
for small businesses located on the West
Coast. She will be based in CapitalSource’s Sacramento, CA office.
Over the course of her career, Mills has
originated and funded more than $350 million in financing to companies in a wide
variety of industries on a national scale.
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