Daily News: June 24, 2015

Horizon Provides Bridge2 $5MM Venture Loan Facility


Horizon Technology Finance closed a $5 million venture loan facility to Bridge2 Solutions. Proceeds will go toward general working capital purposes.

“We are delighted to add Bridge2 Solutions to our high quality technology loan portfolio,” stated Gerald A. Michaud, president of Horizon. “Bridge2 Solutions’ innovative cloud-based, platform-as-a-service software provides its clients with marketing solutions and support for their consumer loyalty rewards programs. In a growing market that contains high barriers to entry, our growth capital will further drive Bridge2 Solutions’ business expansion plans.”

Craig McLaughlin, president and CEO of Bridge2 Solutions, stated, Horizon’s financial strength and team of venture lending experts were key differentiators in evaluating possible sources of funding. Horizon quickly closed on a flexible venture loan facility, which provides us with meaningful liquidity that enhances our financial position and future growth prospects. As Bridge2 Solutions continues to attract new clients and integrate its unique platform across a wide-range of businesses, we appreciate Horizon’s confidence in the long-term outlook of our company.

Bridge2 Solutions is a marketing solutions platform providing innovative marketing and fulfillment solutions to some of the largest Fortune 500 companies.