Why SBA Financing?

May 31, 2012
Smart Business

10:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.

In trying to grow their businesses, owners often find themselves seeking credit to finance those expansions.

Join Kreischer Miller, Fox Rothschild LLP and PNC Bank for this free webinar that will be hosted by PNC Bank and Smart Business to learn how U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs may help.
The SBA offers a variety of loan programs that provide basic to complex financing solutions that business owners might not be able to attain conventionally. Hear from our well-versed panel — a CPA, an attorney and a senior SBA business development officer — who will go through case studies that show the unique ways SBA loans can be structured to help businesses successfully grow and expand.

In this session you will learn:
•How the SBA transformed since the Small Business Jobs Act was passed in 2010
•Benefits of SBA financing vs. conventional financing
•Overview of the SBA 7(a), 504 and Express Loan Programs
•Case studies showing creative ways SBA loans can be structured


Thomas J. Kent, Jr., is a partner and Attorney for Fox Rothschild and co-chairs the firm’s Franchising, Licensing & Distribution Practice. He focuses on franchise law as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Steven E. Staugaitis, a CPA and leader of Kreischer Miller’s Entrepreneurial Services specialty services group. Steve focuses on serving privately held companies with their accounting, tax and business advisory needs.

Lisa Kennedy, Vice President, Senior Business Development Officer at PNC Bank is one of the top SBA lenders in the nation. With over 22 years of SBA financing experience, she has helped fund over $150 million in SBA loans.


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