Daily News: March 27, 2012

GE Capital, Corporate Finance Hires Lending/Leasing VPs


GE Capital, Corporate Finance said it hired Matt Brewer and Tory Spadafora to specialize in meeting the lending and leasing needs of mid-size Ohio companies.
Both are based out of the company’s Cleveland, OH office.

Brewer will serve as vice president of GE Capital, Corporate Finance, responsible for providing asset-based and cash flow financing to Ohio companies. Prior to joining GE Capital, Brewer spent seven years at Chase Business Credit serving as an asset-based lending field examiner and portfolio manager. He started his career at Provident Bank in Cincinnati as a credit analyst and ABL field examiner. Brewer is currently the president of the Commercial Finance Association’s Ohio Chapter.

Spadafora will serve as vice president of GE Capital, Corporate Finance, responsible for providing equipment financing to companies in Northern Ohio. Spadafora is re-joining GE Capital after spending the last two years at KeyBank as a relationship manager. He spent three years as an equipment finance sales representative at GE Capital and began his career at Bank of America in Beachwood, OH as a credit analyst.

“From working capital to equipment finance, understanding and meeting the often capital intensive needs of mid-size companies is our specialty,” said Tom Quindlen, president and CEO of GE Capital, Corporate Finance. “Matt and Tory are deeply rooted in the Ohio community and their sole focus is financing and delivering real value to Ohio businesses.”