Four LeaseQ Employees Earn Certified Lease & Finance Professional (CLFP) Designation

The Certified Lease & Finance Professional (CLFP) Foundation Board of Directors announced in a press release 38 new equipment finance professionals who recently gained the CLFP Designation, including four LeaseQ employees. Those employees are Sean Evans, Director of Partnerships; Patrick O’Connor, Director of Business Development; Max Tirey, Finance Associate; and David Trost, Director of Transportation…

Small Business Loan Application Mistakes to Avoid

The idea of applying for a loan can be daunting for a small business, but equipped with expert insight from LeaseQ’s VP, Cory Damm, and finance associate, Max Tirey, the process can be much more productive and straightforward. Here’s what they had to say in a recent article from Fit Small Business about a common…

What the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Means for Fleets

A leading trucking industry publication, Fleet Equipment Magazine, recently featured our Director of Transportation Finance, David Trost, in a piece about the Tax Cuts and Job Act and its effect on truck and fleet businesses. In the article, David explains the impact of the tax reform and the benefits of Section 179 on those looking…

Former Ameriprise Technology Leader Joins LeaseQ as Chief Technology Officer

Jamshed Khan will guide development of automation for the equipment finance industry BURLINGTON, Mass. (March 27, 2018) – LeaseQ, the online marketplace for equipment financing, today welcomes former Ameriprise Financial Vice President of Investments Technology Jamshed Khan as its first chief technology officer. With more than 20 years of experience in financial services technology, Khan…

LeaseQ Dealer Spotlight: Terry Freeman, President, Complete LED

Dealer spotlight is a monthly blog series showcasing some of LeaseQ’s best vendor partners. These equipment sales representatives are among the top in the industry, and LeaseQ is pleased to share their stories. Tell us about yourself and Complete LED Myself and my business partners, LeeAnn Freeman and Ryan Freeman, started Complete LED three years…

The New Tax Law, SMBs and the Principle of Duty

Commercial equipment leasing and finance industry publication, Equipment Finance Advisor, recently published an article from our CEO, Vernon Tirey, on the newly implemented tax law and its impact on small and medium businesses (SMBs) as well as the industry’s Principle of Duty. In the article, he discusses how SMBs can take advantage of the new…

Fintech 2018: A Report by the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation, the only foundation dedicated solely to the equipment finance industry, released a report outlining how equipment finance companies can learn and benefit from the fintech phenomenon that first emerged a decade ago. The report takes a look at the important factors and events that contributed to the evolution and…

LeaseQ Dealer Spotlight: Rona Wickliffe, F&I Manager, Industrial Power Truck & Equipment (IP Truck)

Dealer spotlight is a monthly blog series showcasing some of LeaseQ’s best vendor partners. These equipment sales representatives are among the top in the industry, and LeaseQ is pleased to share their stories. Tell us about yourself and IP Truck. I started Industrial Power Truck & Equipment (IP Truck) in June 2005, having never been…

Vernon Tirey Speaking at Online Small Business Lending & Investing Summit

Vernon Tirey, founder & CEO of LeaseQ, the online marketplace for equipment financing, will be speaking as a panelist at the third annual Online Small Business Lending & Investing Summit on February 15th in Washington D.C. This summit will focus on marketplace lending and the regulatory developments that are affecting the sector. Vernon will be…

Lighting Industry Expected to Increase Adoption of Financing Services in 2018

Premier lighting industry publication, LEDs Magazine, recently published an article from our CEO, Vernon Tirey, on financing predictions for the lighting market in 2018. In the article, he discusses the introduction of financing to the lighting space in 2017 and forecasts fintech adoption across the industry this year. An excerpt from Vernon’s article is as…