NEW YORK – Gerber Finance Inc. has announced the opening of its New England office in Providence to support the firm’s growing portfolio of asset-based loan facilities in the region.
Vice President for New England Michael L. Friedman heads the office, which opened Aug. 1. Friedman is in charge of business development and account management for the six states in the region.
“New England is an incredibly rich market for our products and services,“ said Gerber Finance CEO Gerald Joseph. “Michael has extensive experience working in the region, helping to grow businesses, and brings that unique point of view to our clients.”
Friedman has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business. He is a member of the corporation at Johnson & Wales and is on the board of GrowSmart Rhode Island.