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Are Alternative Small-Business Lenders Headed for the Mainstream?
Nov 24 2014

Fundation CEO Sam Graziano discusses the possibility of online lenders partnering with banks. Online small business lenders frequently bill themselves as speedboats running circles around banks' lumbering cargo ships. Because they're less encumbered by regulation, the ... [Read More]

Fundation CEO Sam Graziano to Serve on Big Data Panel at Lend360 Conference in New Orleans
Oct 15 2014

NEW ORLEANS, October 14, 2014 – Fundation Group LLC has announced that CEO Sam Graziano will speak at Lend360 Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on October 15, 2014. Mr. Graziano will be serving on a panel entitled “Is Big Data Really Big?” where he will be discus... [Read More]

Fundation CEO, Sam Graziano, serves on panel at American Bankers Conference in New York, NY
Oct 10 2014

NEW YORK, October 10, 2014 – Fundation Group LLC Co-Founder and CEO Sam Graziano joined other thought leaders in the online lending industry on Tuesday, October 7th to speak on ways in which banks and alternative lending firms can work together to fill the void in the smal... [Read More]

Fundation CEO, Sam Graziano, Serves as Keynote Speaker at Alternative Lending Conference
Sep 30 2014

LAS VEGAS, September 30, 2014 – Fundation Group LLC Chief Executive Officer Sam Graziano was the keynote speaker at “AltLend,” a conference held last week in Las Vegas, Nevada, that focused on critical issues facing the online business lending industry. Mr. Graziano... [Read More]

Six Things You Need to Know About Alternative Funding
Aug 29 2014

  U.S. Chamber of Commerce Interviews Fundation CEO Sam Graziano about Alternative Funding Our CEO Sam sat down with the U.S. Chamber of Small business to discuss the rise of alternative funding, clears up some common misconceptions, and offers some tips to business o... [Read More]

Kukui Corporation Forms Alliance with Fundation Group LLC
Aug 29 2014

Kukui Corporation, a developer of marketing software solutions for the automotive repair industry, has formed a partnership with Fundation Group LLC Kukui Corporation, a developer of marketing software solutions for the automotive repair industry, has formed a partnership w... [Read More]

Fundation Co-Founder and CEO serves on Accessing Alternative Capital Panel at US Chamber of Commerce Small Business Summit
Aug 29 2014

Fundation Group LLC Co-Founder and CEO Sam Graziano represented the small balance commercial lending industry on Friday, June 13th at the US Chamber of Commerce Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C. Fundation’s business grew exponentially since it closed its joint ven... [Read More]

Fundation Announces Record First Year in Online Commercial Lending Industry, Hires Industry Leaders
Aug 29 2014

  Fundation Group LLC announced that on May 20, 2014, it completed its first full year of operations since releasing its long-term loan product publicly to the small business market. Fundation Group LLC Co-Founder and CEO Sam Graziano represented the small balance com... [Read More]

Can't Get a Bank Loan? The Alternatives Are Expanding
Aug 21 2014

Fundation, which is based in New York, offers terms friendly to small borrowers on par with the peer-to-peer lenders, but a partner, Garrison Investment Group, supplies the money. “There’s a lot of room for a lot of different types of lenders,” Mr. Graziano said. Since... [Read More]

Garrison Investment Group Backs Fundation
Aug 21 2014

Fundation will substantially increase its lending program to small businesses nationwide Garrison Investment Group, along with minority partners Solel Investment Group LLC and The Leo Group, LLC, have announced the execution a joint venture agreement with Fundation, Inc., a... [Read More]