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Banker Success Story: George Tsanis - M&T Bank

Friday, September 13, 2019
Banker Success Story: George Tsanis - M&T Bank

At Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF), we’re grateful for our partners who help spread the word about our products and services, and make it possible for a growing number of entrepreneurs to access affordable financing. Together, we create lasting ripples of success that strengthen our organizations, the clients we assist and the communities we serve. To show our thanks and demonstrate the power of partnerships, we’re highlighting George Tsanis, Vice President and Commercial Branch Manager [...]

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Kellyanne Truesdale

Partnerships are so important to our work at Excelsior Growth Fund. It’s with the support of our valued network of bank partners that we’re able to strengthen communities by helping small business owners access financing that meets their needs and supports their goals.  In celebration of these partnerships, we launched our “Banker of the Year” award last year to recognize the outstanding commitment of the banking community in supporting our mission. This year [...]

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Sookie Kim Banker Success Story

With over 25 years of experience in business banking, Jung Sookie Kim has helped numerous business owners access the capital they need to grow. As a business specialist at Flushing Bank, Sookie works closely with her customers to create loan packages that are designed to meet their specific business and financing needs. When her clients don’t qualify for traditional financing through Flushing Bank, Sookie goes above and beyond and refers them to an alternative lender who can help them [...]

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Partner Success Story - Renee Richard | Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union

At Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF), we value the critical role that our financial and community partnerships play in our mission. It’s with their support that we’re able to strengthen communities by helping small business owners find financing that meets their needs and supports their goals. To show our thanks and demonstrate the power of partnerships, we’re highlighting Renee Richard, a business loan officer at Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union (HVFCU). Throughout her 30 years [...]

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News 12 The Bronx Interview With Yosara Trujillo, Sweet Water Dance & Yoga

Yosara Trujillo started Sweet Water Dance & Yoga in 2012 with the money she had in her bank account and some financial backing from a friend. Her studio quickly filled a void in the South Bronx with this holistic wellness hub that provides a range of classes at reasonable prices.   Knowing that she needed a working capital boost to stay afloat, Yosara attended a financial workshop where she learned about Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF), and was quickly connected with a business [...]

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