02/22/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/22/2021 02:01
Washington, DC, Feb. 23, 2021- The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2021, commemorating six decades of bringing industry professionals together for networking, education, advocacy and industry information. As the association looks back, it is also looking forward, envisioning what the next 60 years will bring. The ELFA 60th Anniversary webpage at www.elfaonline.org/60th highlights information and resources related to this milestone, including:
'Since its founding in 1961, our association has united the equipment finance industry under one umbrella to learn together, do business together and advocate for the industry and its important role in our economy,' said ELFA President and CEO Ralph Petta. 'Over the years, member companies have innovated to meet changing customer needs, and our association has evolved to focus on what matters most to the membership. That resilience and entrepreneurial spirit will guide us as we look ahead to the next 60 years of equipping American businesses to succeed and prosper. We look forward to celebrating with the membership at the 60th ELFA Annual Convention in October!'
Recognizing the Membership Committee
In commemorating the 60th anniversary, ELFA is recognizing the members of the ELFA Membership Committee, which plays a critical role helping to recruit and retain members and communicate the ELFA value proposition.
'The Membership Committee is excited to celebrate the 60th ELFA Anniversary and the diverse members who make up the ELFA community,' said Amy Gross, Chair of the ELFA Membership Committee and EVP of Key Government Finance at Key Equipment Finance. 'Whether a company joins our association for the business opportunities, the data, the advocacy agenda or countless other benefits, they gain access to an invaluable network of colleagues and friends-and we are all stronger together.'
The members of the Membership Committee include:
For more on ELFA's history and 60th anniversary recognition, please visit: www.elfaonline.org/60th.
The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) is the trade association that represents companies in the nearly $1 trillion equipment finance sector, which includes financial services companies and manufacturers engaged in financing capital goods. ELFA members are the driving force behind the growth in the commercial equipment finance market and contribute to capital formation in the U.S. and abroad. Its 575 members include independent and captive leasing and finance companies, banks, financial services corporations, broker/packagers and investment banks, as well as manufacturers and service providers. In 2021, ELFA is celebrating 60 years of equipping business for success. For more information, please visit www.elfaonline.org. Follow ELFA on Twitter @ELFAonline.