John Fitzgerald, Vice President of Business Development, has served the small business community since 2014 and has worked in SBA lending since 2016.
Clients turn to John for strategic, practical, and responsive advice related to the areas of startup financing, business acquisitions, special-use real estate financing, ground-up commercial real estate construction, franchise financing, partner buyout transactions, and refinancing of business debt. Although any industry is applicable when seeking financing, John has shown particular focus and success in industries such as children’s daycare facilities, hotels, liquor stores, gas stations/convenience stores, assisted-living facilities, and car washes to name a few.
John graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance and a secondary focus (minor) in the Spanish language from Western Connecticut State University. John is currently based in New Milford, CT.