Success Stories

ESPN Fitness - Long Island, N.Y.

Monday, November 2, 2015
ESPN Fitness - Long Island, N.Y.

“It was a blessing getting this loan after losing so much in Hurricane Sandy. I didn’t know what else to do. My lender suggested this new program, and it was everything they said it would be; quick, simple, and easy. I live here and I have pride in my community. I want a beautiful facility and a way to give back.” Eddie Leach, ESPN Fitness, Long Island, N.Y.   Eddie Leach’s company, ESPN Fitness, had been gaining customers and brand recognition since Leach [...]

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Lights Up - Brooklyn, N.Y.

Friday, October 30, 2015
Lights Up - Brooklyn, N.Y.

“Excelsior Growth Fund kept my head above water. It allowed me to invest in the company in areas that we really needed, like advertising and payroll, at a time when we were just treading water. I wouldn’t have been able to do that otherwise. We were hit by a double whammy of moving and not having electricity. People were sympathetic to Sandy for about a week. After that, they were not.” -Rachel Simon Lights Up in Brooklyn, N.Y. Rachel Simon was in the middle of moving her [...]

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