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Bill Phelan Interview at ELFA Convention

By : November 21, 2011

William Phelan, president and co-founder of PayNet, Inc., was interviewed on Oct. 24, 2011 at the ELFA 50th anniversary convention in San Antonio, Texas,. for Bob’s Blog concerning the latest lease and loan data collected and what it suggests for equipment leasing market. Phelan also speaks about how he formed his company which has provided [...]

Leasing Avenues Posts New Interview With Industry Pioneer Edward Cherney

By : October 24, 2011

In time for the industry’s 50th convention, Leasing Avenues has posted a video conversation with Edward Cherney as part of its Pioneers in Equipment Leasing and Finance series. The series features conversations with entrepreneurs who share first-hand accounts of events as they happened, and perspectives on the future of the industry. Edward Cherney has made [...]

50th Annual ELFA Convention Oct. 25, 2011

By : October 23, 2011

Bob Rinaldi presents at the 50th Annual ELFA Convention Oct. 25 in San Antonio, Texas on the stages and models of emerging companies.

Edward Cherney

By : October 22, 2011

Edward Cherney has made a lifelong career as an entrepreneurial executive. He is currently Chairman of TIP Capital. He has led industry renowned equipment leasing companies such as CMI Corporation, ENCORE, and AT&T Systems Leasing. Edward’s 40-year career has mainly involved directing end-user sales staffs and operations that originated sophisticated, financial-oriented lease transactions. Edward is [...]

John Deane, Global Consultant, Points to Opportunities Ahead

By : October 16, 2011

For Immediate Release John Deane, Global Consultant, Points to Opportunities Ahead In Leasing Avenues Skype Interview, Oct. 17, 2011—“Grim confidence.” That’s how executives at a recent equipment leasing roundtable characterized attitudes in the industry today. It’s a far cry from how things were in the early 1970s when John C. Deane entered the business. [...]

John C. Deane

By : October 5, 2011

John Deane is a founder of The Alta Group and its chief executive officer.

He leads the global consultancy composed of five major practice areas: consulting, merger & acquisitions, legal support services, professional development, and vendor and captive programs.

Prior to co-founding The Alta Group, he served as a principal in the firm of Amembal, Deane & Associates, the world’s leading provider of training, educational and consulting services for the equipment leasing industry. He has been CEO of both Great Western Leasing and BancOne Leasing and has served as the CFO and president of several major financial corporations.

Sudhir P. Amembal

By : June 3, 2011

Mr. Amembal, chairman and CEO of Amembal & Associates as well the CEO and editor of Global Leasing Resource (GLR), is interviewed about his experience as an educator and entrepreneur featuring his global perspective. This pioneer, like others interviewed here, remains extremely active in the industry and has recently launched both the GLR and the World Leasing News.

Chris Enbom on NEFA Summit

By : March 28, 2011

NEFA Meeting Interview by Susan Carol with Chris Enbom, chairman of NEFA in Scottsdale, Arizona for LeasingAvenue.

James Renner

By : March 21, 2011

Jim Renner, a consultant with The Alta Group, has extensive expertise helping financial institutions succeed in equipment leasing and finance markets. Prior to joining the global consultancy in January, 2011, he was president of Wells Fargo Equipment Finance and its forerunner, Norwest Equipment Finance for 15 years, before retiring.

Paynet on Credit Conditions

By : March 7, 2011

Bloomberg Small Business Report Interview February 2011. (Click play below to listen to this audio report) [Audio clip: view full post to listen]