Daily News: May 5, 2014

Equify Financial Hires Senior Risk Officer to Oversee ABL

Equify Financial, LLC, a member of the Equify, LLC family of companies and provider of asset based-lending and equipment finance services to construction, transportation and energy businesses nationwide, announced the addition of Randy Talley and Kirk Mann to the Equify team.

Talley will serve as senior risk officer over its transportation, capital markets, asset-based lending and real estate business. Talley is a 20-year commercial lending veteran with tenure in senior risk, production, and operations roles. Prior to joining Equify, Talley served as Senior Credit/Risk Officer for F&M Bankcorp. Before F&M Bank, he served as Senior Risk Officer in a variety divisions at GE Capital Corporation from 2000-2013.

As the U.S. Western region sales leader, Mann will be responsible for a team of District Managers across the western half of the country focused on equipment finance originations. Prior to joining Equify, he served as Regional Vice President at Triumph Commercial Finance where he was responsible for new business development in the construction, energy and transportation segment covering West Texas. Previously, he served as chief marketing officer / Strategic Initiatives leader at GE Capital, Transportation Finance where he earned GE’s Top 10% Worldwide Gold Standard Marketer award and the Commercial Leadership award. Mann also spent 14 years at CitiCapital Commercial Corporation where he managed the North and South Carolina Transportation Finance Region.

“Equify Financial was looking to expand our reach and depth of experience. We like top notch, experienced players. Kirk and Randy bring 20+ years of experience in the Commercial Finance space,” said Pat Hoiby, president, Equify Financial.