ACI CAPITAL CO., LLC
(212) 634-3330 FAX
666 Third Avenue, 29th Floor, New York, NY 10017
CONTACT: Ezra Field, Managing Director TYPE OF BUSINESS: Investment Firm.
ADP PAYROLL SERVICES (Automatic Data
(973) 712-3009 FAX
71 Hanover Road, Florham Park, NJ 07932
CONTACT: John Gregory, VP Business Development; Joe Grana, VP Channel Alliance
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Payroll and Human Resource applications for employers with 1 to 100,000+ employees. International coverage including 26 countries. Payroll, Benefits Administration, Pay-by-Pay Workers Compensation, Retirement Services, Employment Tax Credit Processing.
ADVANTAGE LEASING CORPORATION
(414) 291-3406 FAX
324 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 250, Milwaukee, WI 53202
CONTACT: Mike Elton, Vice President--Sales; Leslie Durocher / Steve Benavide, Account Executives
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Advantage Leasing is a 15-year old direct lender that understands franchise financing. We can help franchisors like you develop attractive financing plans for your franchisees.
(312) 828-0909 FAX
401 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 3310, Chicago, IL 60611
CONTACT: Tom Lauer, Managing Director TYPE OF BUSINESS: Private Equity firm.
AMERICAN SECURITIES CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P.
(212) 697-5524 FAX
666 Third Avenue, 29th Floor, New York, NY 10017
CONTACT: Lee Dranikoff, Director, Strategic Initiatives; Glenn Kaufman, Managing Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Private Equity Firm.
BANK OF AMERICA
800 Market Street, Saint Louis, MO 63101
CONTACT: Katie Fischer, Senior Vice President, Franchise Banking
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Bank of America provides financial services to individuals and businessess.
BANK OF THE OZARKS
(866) 625-6689 FAX
P.O. Box 242208, Little Rock, AR 72223-2208
CONTACT: Scott Hastings, President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Bank of the Ozarks leasing provides franchise financing for qualified new and existing franchisees. Financing options are available for expansion, remodel and acquisition.
BANKERS ONE CAPITAL
(203) 797-0231 FAX
10 South Street, Suite 71, Danbury, CT 06810
CONTACT: Reginald Heard, President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Bankers One Capital provides franchise financing and advisory Services to the franchise, restaurant and hospitality industries. We provide financing solutions to single and multi-unit operators.
BANKING SYNDICATORS OF AMERICA, INC.
(847) 787-5302 FAX
652 North Fox Trail, Round Lake, IL 60073
CONTACT: John L. Szajna, President; Harry M. Barnes, Vice President, Sales & Marketing
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Collective Treasury Management. We put franchisees together to leverage their collective size for lower banking costs, better control, and optimal financial operations.
(866) 826-6701 FAX
1180 Welsh Road, Suite 170, North Wales, PA 19454
CONTACT: Leonard Fischer, President & CEO; Cheryl Fischer, Vice President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: We assist individuals in becoming franchisees by making their 401(k) and other retirement plan assets as investment in franchises.
BUSINESS LENDERS, LLC
(877) 34-LOANS Ext. 200
(860) 527-0884 FAX
50 State House Square, Hartford, CT 06103
CONTACT: Judy Hart, SVP & Director of Marketing
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Business Lenders is a leading non-bank SBA national preferred lender dedicated to financing franchise startups, resales, single stores, multi-store operations and expansions. Our National Franchise Lending Program offers long term financing up to $5 million for franchises located across the country. Loans are used to start up new stores, purchase real estate, remodel, enhance, acquire an existing franchise or refinance debt. Our customers franchise concepts include retail, restaurants, hotels/motels, gas stations, educational centers, auto and other service businesses nationwide. Our mission is to help entrepreneurs realize the dream of owning and operating their own businesses. We are extremely responsive to existing and prospective franchisees and have the experience and financing to be an outstanding partner to franchisors.
BUTLER CAPITAL CORPORATION
Franchise Finance Division
(866) 401-1390 FAX
P.O. Box 677, Hunt Valley, MD 21030-0677
CONTACT: Brian Colburn, Managing Director; Anita Baron, Business Development Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Butler is a national, direct lender, offering financing of 100% of project costs for acquisition, expansion, remodeling, equipment. Butler welcomes startups and multi-unit owners alike.
CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE
(416) 980-3229 FAX
CIBC, Commercial Banking Commerce Court
Postal Station, Toronto, ON M5L 1A2Canada
CONTACT: Charles M. Scrivener, General Manager, National Franchising
TYPE OF BUSINESS: A nationally chartered Canadian bank with over 1,200 branches and $175 billion (US) in assets. Full service financial institution serving the needs of both franchisor and franchisee. Assists U.S. franchisors with expansion into Canada. Established in 1867.
CAPISTAR FRANCHISE HOLDINGS, INC.
(952) 942-5793 FAX
7500 Flying Cloud Drive, Suite 600, Eden Prairie, MN 55344
CONTACT: Jeffrey C. Elgin, CEO
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Capistar Franchise Holdings, Inc. is exactly what its name implies. We are a holding company that makes investments in independent operating companies that have, as a common denominator, interests in the franchise industry.
(212) 202-7675 FAX
420 Madison Avenue, Suite 1003, New York, NY 10017
CONTACT: Richard Fitzgerald, Managing Director; Christopher Unrath, Managing Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Private Equity Investment Firm providing equity capital to aspiring franchisees.
CIT SMALL BUSINESS LENDING CIT
(800) 328-7420 FAX
1 CIT Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
CONTACT: Chris Lehnes, Vice President, Business Development
TYPE OF BUSINESS: CIT, the #1 SBA lender in the nation, can provide up to 85% financing for the start-up or acquisition or expansion of most franchise businesses.
COMERICA BANK--FRANCHISE LENDING
SBA Lending Division
(512) 427-7145 FAX
300 West Sixth Street, Suite 1300, Austin, TX 78701
CONTACT: Laura Spiczka, National Franchise Lending Manager; Jeff Austin, Franchise Relationship Manager
TYPE OF BUSINESS: SBA Lending for Franchises.
(703) 663-4367 FAX
2070 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 135, Vienna, VA 22182
CONTACT: Robert Gangi, Assistant Vice President; Nancy Burns, Commercial Marketing Coordinator
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Full service financial institution providing a wide range of products and services for the small to mid-size business.
DIAMOND EQUIPMENT LEASING, INC.
(630) 416-3499 FAX
4 South 100 Rt. 59, Suite One, Naperville, IL 60563
CONTACT: Thomas P. Kelly, President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Diamond Equipment Leasing (DEL) is an SBA alternative finance source specializing in funding franchise transactions for new to the system financing acquisitions, re-imaging and upgrading equipment. DEL will fund 100% of leasehold improvements and FF&E.
DIAMOND FINANCIAL SERVICES
(919) 782-9882 FAX
5306 Six Forks Road, Suite 105, Raleigh, NC 27609