Luanne Woods, CLFP – Vendor service manager, UniFi Equipment Finance
Kara Ziegler, CLFP Associate – Staff accountant, ECS Financial Services
Harris attended the ALFP hosted by Wintrust Specialty Finance in Irvine, CA and stated, “Going through the ALFP course and the CLFP exam was such a great experience. The material covers a wide range of topics about all aspects of the equipment leasing business; I highly recommend the class and test for anyone involved in the industry. I chose to pursue the CLFP designation so that I could challenge myself, while also learning how to better serve my company and clients. I believe that by increasing my knowledge base specific to the leasing industry, I have improved my ability to bring value to all constituents involved in the process from origination to funding to portfolio management.”
The CLFP designation identifies an individual as a knowledgeable professional to employers, clients, customers, and peers in the equipment finance industry. There are currently 754 active Certified Lease & Finance Professionals and Associates.
Third-party originators (TPOs) play a crucial role for the customers and vendors they service and the partners who rely on their expertise and volume of business. TPOs who focus on equipment finance are a sophisticated group of entrepreneurs who care... read more
Despite some setbacks in containing the spread of COVID-19, the U.S. economy has made strides toward a “new normal.” As a result of the rapid shutdown and reopening of the economy, significant inflationary pressures have had and will continue to... read more