SAN DIEGO — Financial technology company, National Funding, announced it has received the San Diego Business Journal’s Fastest-Growing Private Company award six consecutive years. National Funding made the 2018 list based on its percentage of verified new growth between 2015 and 2017. With a reported 59.6 percent increase in annual revenue, National Funding ranked No. 82.
National Funding was first recognized by the San Diego Business Journal for its 2010 – 2012 revenue growth. Taking into consideration revenue from 2010 to 2017, the company has achieved overall 600 percent growth.
“Being one of San Diego’s fastest-growing private companies for six consecutive years speaks to our commitment to profitable growth,” said National Funding CEO David Gilbert. “We are redefining what it means to be a financial technology industry leader for both our employees and our customers. Our team is passionate about helping small businesses nationwide succeed.”
“Our sustained growth is a tribute to our outstanding employees and more than 20 years of delivering $2.0 billion in capital to 35,000+ businesses nationwide,” said CFO Robert Sweeney. “Our focus is on building meaningful relationships with small- to medium-sized businesses. Our mission is to provide funding solutions that meet and exceed the needs of our customers.”
National Funding team members: Rachel Ochinero, Marketing Manager, Social Media; Annie Hathaway, Digital Marketing / Web Manager; and Nicole Naporlee, Email Marketing Manager, attended the awards program on July 19 at The Westin San Diego. San Diego Business Journal President and Publisher, Barbara Chodos, and Editor-in-Chief Nels Jensen announced the top 100 companies. Event sponsors included: title sponsor Cox Business; gold sponsors AbacusNext, RSM US, and Torrey Pines Bank.
To be considered, companies needed to be privately held, based in San Diego County and have earned at least $350,000 in 2015. The companies provided documentation of annual revenue from 2015 through 2017.
National Funding helps small business owners grow, thrive, and succeed with lending solutions in a diverse range of industries. The company has been recognized on the Inc. 500 | 5000 list for five consecutive years. National Funding was named one of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” by Entrepreneur magazine’s 2017 Entrepreneur 360™. Founder and CEO, David Gilbert, was named San Diego Region Entrepreneur of The Year® 2017 Award Winner in the Finance category by Ernst & Young.
For more information about National Funding visit https://www.nationalfunding.com
About National Funding
Founded in 1999, National Funding is one of the country’s leading financial technology companies for small and medium-sized businesses, providing working capital loans, and equipment financing. The company believes in American small business owners, and strives to provide fast turnaround, flexible solutions and great service to all its customers and clients in a diverse range of industries including: construction, excavation, manufacturing, retail, packaging, printing, restaurant, telecommunications, trucking, transportation, and waste management, among others. For more information, please visit https://www.nationalfunding.com.
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