SAN DIEGO, Oct. 3. 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Reliant Funding, a leading small business finance provider is pleased to announce the expansion of their executive team across several departments. The company has seen record growth across all areas of its business. The growth milestones come after an increase in clients funded through the Reliant Funding platform.
In the last three years, Reliant has provided almost 700 million dollars in funds for American small business owners and continues along that trend. The top industries funding with Reliant includes health care, restaurants, construction, contracting and business services.
"Reliant has had an amazing decade of steady growth. We've surpassed $1 Billion in total funding and have serviced well over 20,000 Small Businesses while employing the best of the best," said Founder and CEO of Reliant Funding, Adam Stettner.
"Our passion is small businesses. Now, we're pleased to announce our expansion with expanded leadership roles and the onboarding of key executives."
Matt Price is promoted to Chief Sales Officer. A veteran of Reliant Funding, Matt Price, has been a crucial part of the company's success since he joined over a decade ago. For the past five years, he was head of sales for Reliant as Vice President of Sales. In his new role, Matt will lead all our revenue generation business segments including our Retail and Wholesale business for new and repeat customers.
Also, we are also pleased to announce the following executives joining our team:
Eric Macwan – Vice President of Information Technology Eric will lead the strategic direction, oversight and management of the Information Technology office at Reliant Funding. With a well-established track record, he will be working alongside other executive leaders to provide alignment and support to the business units, while establishing an IT roadmap for the organization. As an executive, he understands how to scale and mature the organization to the next level, while creating a solid IT roadmap for Reliant Funding. Previously, he has served as CIO of IT at Family Health Centers of San Diego, William Warren Group, Rutgers University and New York City Government. Eric attended the City University of New York earning a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and the New Jersey Institute of Technology, where he earned an MBA in Information Systems & Business Management.
Bob Wiederecht – Vice President of Operations Bob will oversee all operations at Reliant Funding, driving the company's continual growth momentum. Well-established in the financial industry, Bob has broad experience using strategic vision to improve marketing, financial and credit dynamics of consumer lending businesses including credit card and mortgage portfolios. He held various executive positions at JPMorgan Chase for over 32 years. Before coming to Reliant, he served as the Executive Director of Operations Business Analytics there. He attended Adelphi University, Garden City, NY earning a BBA in Business Administration/Management.
Joel Rose Director of Credit Policy With a successful track record in the financial and credit card space, we are pleased to welcome Joel Rose to help with our next growth phase. Joel Rose is a Lending Risk Management veteran having worked at Chase Card, HSBC Auto, and Citi Card. Joel has successfully applied his unique approach to building lending programs at community lenders. Joel established new credit card, auto loan, and unsecured lending programs at Kinecta Federal Credit Union, BBCN Bank, and Financial Partners Credit Union. He attended Rutgers University earning a BA in Economics and a Master's Degree from North Carolina State University in Economics and Statistics.
About Reliant Funding
Headquartered in San Diego with offices in New York, Reliant Funding provides customized, short-term funding to small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. Recognized for six consecutive years by Inc. Magazine among the 5000 fastest growing privately held companies in America, they offer high approval rates with first class customer service and timely assistance to help achieve clients' business goals. For more information, please visit https://www.reliantfunding.com/.