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River Capital Selects ASPIRE™ From LEASETEAM, Inc.
Westlake, OH June 17, 2015 -- River Capital is pleased to announce that they have selected LeaseTeam's single system end-to-end lease and loan management solution, Aspire.

River Capital offers equipment leasing solutions ranging from small to midmarket companies, to Fortune 100 companies.

River Capital prides itself on offering a personalized customer experience, paired with flexible options and quick funding turnarounds.  To ensure they continued to offer the best possible customer experience, they began evaluating new lease / loan management solutions. Their goal was to enhance their processes through workflow, automation, improved transparency and reporting options. 

According to Matt Kennedy, President, “We pride ourselves on offering personalized service paired with flexible financial solutions and quick funding turnarounds.  Maintaining this business model is very important to us, which is why we decided to make a switch to LeaseTeam’s ASPIRE lease/loan management solution.  ASPIRE’s end-to-end platform offers us the workflow automation, reporting and transparency we need to continue growing our business while continuing to offer a top-notch customer experience with up to the minute data.”

We’re very excited to add River Capital to our growing list of ASPIRE customers, said Jeff Van Slyke, VP of Business Development LeaseTeam.  River Capital is built on a relationship-driven approach and it shows in the longevity of their client relationships.  ASPIRE’s workflow and automation capabilities will help support their desire to continue evolving their processes / services in order to best serve their clients.”

About LeaseTeam
LeaseTeam, Inc. has been providing quality software and business solutions to companies in the equipment finance and leasing industry for more than 20 years. LeaseTeam is an industry leader providing exceptional software, support, training and strategic consulting services to more than 250 financial organizations throughout North America. For more information, call (800) 531-5086 or visit www.leaseteam.com.
About River Capital Finance
Formerly known as MRK Leasing, River Capital Finance is an independent equipment finance company that provides business to business (B2B) lending solutions throughout the United States. We are an industry leader in the barcode scanner marketplace with a specialty in information technology, data capture, and warehouse equipment.

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Benefits of Leasing

Below is a sample list of how leasing your equipment can be benefitial to your business. 

·         No Down Payment Required
Traditional leases do not require a down payment
·         Full Life Cycle Leasing
Covers equipment through installation, use and disposal
·         Conserve Capital
Preserve working capital that can be used for other areas of business
·         ROI Achievement
Lower monthly payment increases ROI

These are just a few of the many advantages to leasing your IT equipment. Contact us at 216-535-4105 to discuss more benefits!

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Team Lunch at Hyde Park!

Selfie day at River Capital

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Members of River Capital took part in CPR training classes this past weekend.


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Westlake, OH, November 12, 2014 –- A microbrewery that would include a tasting room to sell beer could be coming to Westlake. Sean Kennedy, representing Kennedy Craft Beer LLC, is asking the city of Westlake for clearance to open the microbrewery at 29305 Clemens Road. He also wants the city to sign off on allowing a food truck... READ MORE



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