CFA Appoints Gumbrecht as CEO

The Commercial Finance Association appointed Richard D. Gumbrecht CEO. Gumbrecht had been serving as interim CEO of the CFA since January.

Philadelphia Credit and Restructuring Summit: Energized by New Location, Women Exec Panel

The Philadelphia Credit and Restructuring Summit celebrated its 10th anniversary by moving to a new location and adding a panel of women executives to the lineup. Lenders, turnaround professionals and bankruptcy judges enjoyed a round of Judicial Jeopardy before discussing serious matters ranging from possible federal tariffs on foreign goods to the ramifications of the Supreme Court’s ruling on structured dismissals in bankruptcy.

CFA Mourns Former Executive Director Bruce Jones

The Commercial Finance Association’s former executive director, Bruce Jones, passed away on January 18, 2017.

Greenberg Traurig’s Oppenheimer Named CFA 40 Under 40 Recipient

Greenberg Traurig attorney Bethani Oppenheimer was named a member of the inaugural class of the Commercial Finance Association’s 40 Under 40 Award winners.

Gordorn Brothers-AccuVal’s Sutton Honored by CFA

Gordon Brothers-AccuVal said Alex Sutton will be honored by the CFA with the 2015 Harry H. Chen Memorial Instructor of the Year Award at its national convention in November.

CFA Announces New 2016 Leadership Committees

The Commercial Finance Association announced its new Executive and Management Committees for its Fiscal Year 2016.

CFA: Q2 ABL Loan Commitments Rise More than 7%

The Commercial Finance Association said Q2/15 ABL loan commitments have risen by more than 7% year-over-year.

CFA Establishes European Chapter

The Commercial Finance Association established a new European Chapter to support asset-based lenders in Europe. CFA will hold its 8th Annual International Lending Conference in London in May.

CFA Announces 2014 Officers, Executive Committee

The Commercial Finance Association announced its officers and Executive Committee for 2013-2014.

Durkin Receives CFA Harry H. Chen Memorial Instructor Award

Durkin Group announced that Kevin P. Durkin received the Commercial Finance Association’s 2013 Harry H. Chen Memorial Instructor Award for Excellence.