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Houston community. In addition, she
will represent Crestmark in Louisiana,
and continue to work with clients in
South Texas. Stetson’s background
is in financial services, health care,
and corporate communications. She
came to Crestmark from Morrissey
& Company where she was a senior
associate. Earlier, she was an account
executive at Levenson & Brinker Public
Relations in Dallas. Stetson has a B.S.
in communications and Spanish from
Fricke, regional first vice president,
is based in Dallas. She will continue
to serve clients and build Crestmark’s
presence in the Dallas/Fort Worth mar-
ket, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Fricke
joined Crestmark in 2008, and has
more than 20 years of experience in
the finance industry. Fricke helps cli-
Scott Grady, president of Crest-
mark Equipment Finance, said, “Scott
has been a proven performer in the
equipment leasing industry, and
Crestmark is pleased to add him to our
great team. CEF has again been named
one of the top commercial leasing
companies in the U.S., and with Scott’s
contributions, we look forward to
Crestmark Equipment Finance re-
cently was named one of the top com-
mercial equipment leasing companies
in the United States by the Monitor
Daily on its 25th Annual Monitor 100.
In October 2014, Crestmark
acquired TIP Capital to expand its
commercial equipment lease/financ-ing program, and is now Crestmark
Equipment Finance – a division of the
Bain earned a B.S. in business,
finance and administration from the
University of Southern California
(USC), Los Angeles. He is a member of
the USC Alumni Network and the National Equipment Finance Association.
Crossroads Financial: Gina Zamarelli
has joined as president. Zamarelli has
over 25 years of financial management experience as both a lender
and an operator, bringing a wealth of
experience to Crossroads. Her lending
background includes manufacturers
and distributors in many industries,
including finance, construction,
automotive and food service. Many
years were spent in all areas of asset-based lending, including portfolio
management, workouts, new business
development and auditing. Tenure
was served at several major lending
institutions including Shawmut Bank,
First Union National Bank, Wachovia
Business Credit and Comerica Bank.
Her operator experience is as a C-level
executive for private manufacturing companies and global affiliates;
ents secure asset-based lines of credit,
and factoring lines to meet their needs
for working capital and growth.
Crestmark Equipment Finance (CEF):
Scott Bain has joined as national account executive. Bain will work with
companies nationwide to provide
equipment financing and leasing solutions that increase their efficiency and
help them grow. Based in Los Angeles,
California, he reports to Scott Grady,
CEF division president.
In the industry for more than 21
years, Bain joins CEF from Summit
Funding Group, where he was senior
regional sales manager responsible for
securing and managing lease contracts. Previously, he held similar roles
for CG Commercial Leasing and Celtic
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