LeaseQ Employee Spotlight: Gary Finnegan

Name: Gary Finnegan Title: Associate Director Business Development, Transportation Where are you from, originally? Scituate, MA How did you find LeaseQ? I found LeaseQ while searching for careers in the fintech industry. What do you like most about working at LeaseQ? I like sitting in the best seat in the office Get an Instant Quote…

#BehindYourBusiness: What goes into a Father’s Day card?

With Father’s Day this weekend, we wanted to focus this month’s installment of #BehindYourBusiness on greeting cards. A multitude of steps are involved in bringing Father’s Day cards to store shelves, but the purposes of this post we will be discussing printing equipment. Without printing equipment, card companies could not make a tangible product out…

Staying competitive requires state-of-the-art equipment, but should you buy or lease?

Our CEO, Vernon Tirey, provided his equipment financing expertise to plastics packaging industry resource, Plastics Today, in an article published last week. Vernon spoke with contributor, Clare Goldsberry, about alternative financing methods and why equipment financing is an efficient, cost-effective method for businesses across industries to secure the equipment they need to operate. An excerpt…

LeaseQ Employee Spotlight: Anthony Shreve

Name: Anthony Shreve Title: Finance Associate Where are you from, originally? Belmont, MA How did you find LeaseQ? A friend of mine I’ve known since childhood works at LeaseQ and called me up one day asking if I would consider working in this industry. What do you like most about working at LeaseQ? Although the…

LeaseQ to Double in Size Following Series A Funding

Equipment financing marketplace to add staff, new verticals and same day financing in 2017 BURLINGTON, Mass. (May 18, 2017) – LeaseQ, an online marketplace and finance platform connecting business owners, equipment sellers, and lenders to make selling and financing equipment fast and easy, today announced plans to double the size of the company in 2017…

#BehindYourBusiness: What goes into an apartment complex?

This month’s installment of #BehindYourBusiness takes on apartment complexes and the necessary equipment to keep residents cool and happy in the hot summer months. A significant amount of equipment goes into an apartment complex, but we’ll start with the HVAC system. Energy-efficient HVAC equipment helps retain current residents and attract new ones, while saving energy…

LeaseQ Borrower, Woops!, Featured in Entrepreneur Magazine

We are thrilled to announce that one of our borrowers, Woops!, has been featured in Entrepreneur magazine. The feature titled, “A Macaron Franchise is Growing — and it Has Malls to Thank” details the macaron industry and the success of Woops! kiosks in malls across the country. Equipment financing is a great resource for franchises…

LeaseQ Employee Spotlight: Jim McCarty

Name: Jim McCarty Title: Director of Business Development Where are you from, originally? Leominster, MA How did you find LeaseQ? LinkedIn What do you like most about working at LeaseQ? I’ve been in this industry for 20 years.  With that experience, you see a lot of challenges over time.  The biggest ones are process-related.  Anyone…

#BehindYourBusiness: What goes into a Mrs. Smith Apple Pie?

This month on #BehindYourBusiness, we are putting the spotlight on delicious Mrs. Smith Apple Pies. The traditional desserts, bought frozen, may not come immediately to mind when thinking of the phrase “farm to fork,” but there is a multi-step process involved in bringing these pies to your local grocer. The process begins with fresh apples…

Three equipment challenges all breweries face and how financing can help

Cory Damm, our VP of client services, recently penned an article for Craft Brewing Business, advising breweries on how to combat equipment challenges. With his extensive experience in the equipment finance industry and assisting breweries of all sizes with securing equipment at terms that fit their business models, Cory provides tangible and actionable advice in…