Mike Rooney wouldn’t be where he is today without determination, hard work and the friends he’s made along the way. Being a good leader requires patience, a strong resolve and knowing when to take a risk, and Rooney has learned when to take a chance on a potential employee regardless of industry standards.... read more
The equipment finance industry is changing and nobody is leading the charge for the industry’s evolution quite like Deborah Reuben, CLFP, founder and CEO of TomorrowZone, who is hyper-focused on keeping up with rapidly shifting market dynamics through creative collaboration. ... read more
The internet was in its infancy when Bill Phelan introduced the equipment leasing industry to PayNet. Through various business cycles and an acquisition by Equifax, Phelan has continued to lead the organization as it transformed from a startup to a trusted source of information. ... read more
As president and chief operating officer of Encina Equipment Finance, Rick Matte uses his years of experience at larger organizations like GE Capital to inspire and drive a strong customer-focused business strategy and an emphasis on building highly-connected teams.... read more
Vol. 48 No. 4 2021
string(10) "David Beck"
string(25) "SVP of Commercial Leasing"
string(25) "Central Bank of St. Louis"
David Beck, senior vice president of commercial leasing at Central Bank of St. Louis, has worked through more than a few economic cycles, so he knows what it takes to deal with immediate challenges while keeping focus on future growth. ... read more
In just six years, Lexie Dressman has developed as an emerging leader both in her role at The Huntington National Bank and in the equipment finance arena at large by not being afraid to try new things and by finding her role (and voice) in shaping the future of the industry. ... read more
string(10) "Moto Tohda"
string(37) "Vice President of Information Systems"
string(19) "Tokyo Century (USA)"
senior vice president & national manager,
Wells Fargo Equipment Finance
Nonresidential construction is trending upward in 2022, but most of the newly passed $1 trillion infrastructure bill will take significant time and effort to plan and execute. Peter Gregory, senior vice president and national manager at Wells Fargo Equipment Finance, analyzes trends to interpret where the market is going and the underlying reasons our economy is heading for a mild recession in 2023.
Vice President of Technology and Data Analytics ,
Corcentric Fleet Solutions
Frank Bussone, vice president of technology and date analytics at Corecentric Fleet Solutions talks shop on employing customized structures when setting up a lease agreement. Learn how to avoid overpaying with this insider look at utilizing analytics to their maximum potential.