SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National Funding, one of the largest U.S. specialty finance companies serving small- and medium-sized businesses, is pleased to announce that the San Diego Business Journal recognized CEO and Founder David Gilbert in its November 30, 2020, annual edition of the SD500 | The Most Influential People in San Diego.
The SD500 groups its members by specialties or vertical markets. The Journal featured Gilbert in the finance section. Leaders in the section include the money people, those who put capital to its best use.
The San Diego Business Journal’s staff selected Gilbert for the third consecutive year based on research. Under his leadership, vision, and strategic direction, National Funding, ranked eight straight years (2013-2020) on the Inc. 5000. National Funding is in the Inc. prestigious Hall of Fame.
When National Funding purchased QuickBridge, Gilbert’s foresight in combining the robust technology of the leading alternative financial services firm with National Funding’s leading sales and customer service created a complimentary, powerhouse lending operation – projecting greater profitability as a combined entity.
The alternative lending marketplace recognizes Gilbert as a thought leader. He is a sought-after expert for industry conferences and media.
“The 500 leaders profiled within the special 2020 SD500 edition are the driving force behind the economy and the community in the United States’ southwest corner. Without them, the region stands still,” said President & Publisher Barb Chodos. “Months of research went into selecting the executives featured. They represent the deep knowledge of their industries as well as charisma and leadership. They represent the diverse array of business leaders that define our great city and are the kinetic energy in San Diego. They make the place move.”
“It’s an honor to be included in the SD500 three consecutive years. To be spotlighted with the most influential community leaders in the region is an accolade that I am proud of achieving,” said CEO and Founder David Gilbert. “Our mission at National Funding is to help small businesses nationwide achieve the American dream. If this exposure helps us reach more companies in need, I have impacted serving businesses nationwide. Our sustained growth over 20 plus years is proof that we are providing a valuable service to business owners nationwide.”
For more information about National Funding, visit https://www.nationalfunding.com.
About National Funding
Founded in 1999, National Funding is a leading U.S. specialty finance company serving small- and medium-sized businesses. The company’s foundation serves American small business owners by providing funding solutions to meet their needs to reinvest in their day-to-day operations and help them grow. National Funding’s digital loan process has elevated its digital capabilities by delivering a fast and simple online application. Since 1999, National Funding and its subsidiary, Quick Bridge Funding, have helped more than 60,000 small- to medium-sized businesses. For more information about National Funding, visit https://www.nationalfunding.com.