LeaseQ Brand Ambassador Spotlight, Angie Fell of Iron Mountain Refrigeration & Equipment

Our latest brand ambassador is Angie Fell, Warehouse Manager and Customer Care Representative at Iron Mountain Refrigeration & Equipment. Angie started her career in customer service, working for American Girl. When the warehouse she worked in shut down, she saw an ad for a customer service position at Iron Mountain. She’s been a part of…

LeaseQ Brand Ambassador Spotlight, Norma Rodriguez from Western Restaurant Supply & Design

LeaseQ* is grateful to partner with outstanding foodservice dealers to offer equipment lease financing to their customers. We honor sales reps that have demonstrated a strong commitment to our partnership by distinguishing them as brand ambassadors. Our latest brand ambassador is Norma Rodriguez, Sales Associate at Western Restaurant Supply & Design. Norma moved from California…

LeaseQ Brand Ambassador Spotlight, Geoff Gus from Trimark

LeaseQ is thrilled to announce the launch of a new brand ambassador program that recognizes dealer sales reps (DSR’s) that are both great partners and genuinely embody the community over competition attitude we admire most about the foodservice industry. We are proud to name Geoff Gus of Trimark as the first brand ambassador in this…

PPP Loan Keeps Bakery Alive Through COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the foodservice industry particularly hard, causing many establishments to close permanently. Nearly 1.3 million businesses were approved for a PPP loan as of February 2021, according to the Journal of Accountancy. Bakery owner Mary Holzkopf is one of those recipients. Holzkopf opened her Huntley, Illinois-based bakery, Blessed Little Kitchen in…

Applications for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund Open Monday, May 3

The online application opens Monday, May 3rd, and will remain open until all funds are depleted. The SBA will begin registrations on Friday at 9 a.m. eastern and will open online applications for the $28.6 billion Restaurant Revitalization Fund Monday afternoon. There are three ways to apply to the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. The first option…

How to add LeaseQ to your AutoQuotes

You can access the Payment & Financing option through the Print function in AutoQuotes. 1. Choose Print, either next to a project on the main screen or within a project itself. This will open the Report Viewer. 2. Scroll the right sidebar to the Totals section where the Finance & Payment option is located. Click…

What Hospitality Companies and Restaurant Owners Need to Know about Round Two of the PPP

Some good news for Restaurants and Hospitality This new round of PPP will prevent public companies like Taco Bell from being eligible. The rules will direct funding toward smaller businesses whose revenues have taken serious hits during the pandemic. The bill also carves out about $90 billion for first-time loan recipients, smaller-scale borrowers, and community…

LeaseQ Partners with SEFA

      SEFA members gain access to automated tools for equipment leasing and financing BURLINGTON, Mass., and BARRINGTON, Ill. – (June 4, 2018) – LeaseQ, the online marketplace for equipment financing, and SEFA, LLC, a nationwide network of leading supply and equipment dealers and manufacturers, today announced a partnership to bring financing automation to…

LeaseQ and ARF Financial Partner to Automate Hospitality Equipment Financing

Provide equipment financing and other loan products to restaurant industry faster than any bank BOSTON (Sept. 12, 2017) – LeaseQ, an online marketplace connecting business owners, equipment sellers, and lenders to make selling and financing equipment fast and easy, today announced a national partnership with ARF Financial, the only FDIC-compliant financial lender that provides short-term,…

How to Get the Best Kitchen Cooking Equipment Without Breaking the Bank

  The latest and greatest kitchen equipment isn’t cheap. However, if you are a new restaurant owner or, a seasoned professional, you understand that having the best equipment is essential to your restaurant’s success. So, if you don’t have a bank account full of money you’re out of luck. Right? Wrong. As a business owner,…