Ryan Welsh Joins Marquis Bank’s SBA Lending Division
March 29th, 2018 • Press
Marquis Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Ryan Welsh to its Small Business Administration (SBA) Lending Division as Assistant Vice President and Small Business Loan Business Development Officer.
“Ryan is an excellent addition to our SBA team,” said SVP and Director of Marquis’ SBA Lending Division, Ricky Navarro. “His experience in helping small business owners achieve their goals will be an extremely valuable asset to the Bank as we strengthen our relationships with our customers and continue to provide effective lending solutions.”
A 15 year banking veteran, Welsh brings extensive knowledge in developing and managing loans and deposit portfolios. He most recently served as Assistant Vice President and Banking Center Manager at Bank of the Ozarks. He has also held business development and client management positions at C1 Bank, BankUnited and Wachovia Bank. Welsh attended Georgia State University, majoring in Finance and Sociology. He also sits on the Board of Directors for the Student Finance League, a financial literacy non-profit organization.
Marquis Bank is a member of the SBA Preferred Lender Program (PLP), which gives the Bank full delegation to make lending decisions on behalf of the SBA, in turn accelerate the funding timeline for SBA loans to qualified businesses. To earn PLP designation, lenders must establish a successful track record and display a thorough understanding of SBA lending policies and procedures.
Marquis Bank’s SBA Lending Division specializes in providing qualifying business owners with as much as 90% financing for the acquisition of owner–occupied commercial real estate for up to 25 years; fully amortizing. Additionally, through the SBA programs Marquis Bank can offer longer and more flexible loan terms for business acquisition as well as for the purchase of equipment, inventory, debt refinancing, and working capital.