TORONTO, May 7, 2015 /CNW/ - Accord Financial Corp. (TSX – ACD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Gary J. Prager to Accord's Board of Directors.
Mr. Prager is nationally recognized as a leader in the Commercial Finance industry in the U.S. Spanning almost two decades with CIT, Gary was responsible for the creation of vertical platforms, having assets under management in excess of $2B. Most recently, during his tenure as a senior member with GB Credit Partners, he played a key role in the sourcing of fund investments which resulted in the doubling of the fund's size since formation in 2006.
He has authored several articles for financial publications and has been a featured panelist for the Commercial Finance Association and Turnaround Management Association. He is past President and Chairman of the Board for the Atlanta Commercial Finance Association. Gary lives in Atlanta, GA and holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from East Carolina University as well as an MBA from The University of North Carolina.
About Accord Financial Corp.
Accord Financial Corp. is a leading North American finance company providing distinctive working capital solutions to companies from coast to coast. Accord's flexible finance programs cover the full spectrum of asset-based lending, from factoring and inventory finance, to equipment leasing and trade finance. For 37 years, Accord has helped businesses manage their cash flows and maximize financial opportunities – keeping business liquid.
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