National Funding, a financial services company specializing in serving small businesses nationwide, has named Cindi Helsel as Human Resource Director. Certified as a Senior Professional Human Resources professional (SPHR-CA), Helsel brings a wealth of experience in developing and managing human resource infrastructure.
As National Funding’s HR Director, Helsel is responsible for managing HR compliance, compensation, benefits, internal processes, training, community involvement and new initiatives. Reporting directly to CEO, David Gilbert, she brings strategic focus to the HR arena as National Funding increases staffing to take advantage of its business growth.
Helsel brings 14 years of human resource and corporate administration experience to her position. She has worked in multiple industries, including biotech and healthcare technology. Most recently, she served as HR Director at Asteres Inc., where she developed and managed human resources and corporate administration in the United States and UK. Helsel also worked at Conforma Therapeutics Corporation before its acquisition by Biogen Idec, Genoptix and Pyxis.
Helsel is a graduate of University of California San Diego’s HR certificate program. She earned the Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR-CA) certification from the HR Certification Institute—recognizing her expertise in strategic HR and California HR law. Helsel is a member of the national and San Diego Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management and the San Diego HR Roundtable.
“I am very excited that Cindi has decided to join us,” says David Gilbert, CEO of National Funding. “Human resources is a critical area for us. We are anticipating significant growth over the coming years. We’ll need good people to fill a variety of positions, and it’s important to provide the appropriate corporate culture and benefits package for our most important asset, our people.”
“National Funding offered me a great opportunity to make an impact on the business,” added new HR Director Helsel. “High growth means finding the right people, packaging the right benefits and providing a professional and stimulating environment. National Funding is a company that offers a lot to its employees and to the San Diego business community. ”
National Funding serves the small business community nationwide by offering a range of financial services and products. The company is a leader in small business loans and equipment leasing. It works with businesses in hundreds of communities and industries to provide working capital for day-to-day operations, and leasing to expand, replace and upgrade their business equipment. Every customer is matched with a National Funding account manager who has specific knowledge about their specific industry. Customers are able to get working capital, merchant cash advances, credit card processing, and equipment leasing.
For more information about career opportunities at National Funding, visit https://www.nationalfunding.com/careers/.
About National Funding
San Diego-based National Funding is a full service financial services company for small to medium-sized businesses nationwide. It provides working capital loans, equipment leases, merchant cash advances and credit card processing. National Funding serves a wide diversity of businesses including, but not limited to: trucking, restaurants, automotive repair, construction, excavation, multimedia, manufacturing, telecommunications, printing, packaging, waste management, and more. National Funding was recently recognized as one of San Diego’s 2013 Fastest Growing Companies. For more information, visit the company’s website at http://www.nationalfunding.com.