Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) September 12, 2012
Paragon Financial Group (Paragon), a leading provider of working capital solutions, announced today that Eddy del Rio, Vice President, Regional Marketing Manager, has been appointed Chairman’s Ambassador to the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce. In this role, Eddy’s primary responsibility is to actively promote membership in the Chamber, facilitate networking among members, and encourage meaningful participation and involvement in Chamber programs. His goal is to enhance membership benefits, strengthen member commitment and increase long-term member retention. He will serve a one year term.
“I am excited and honored to represent the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce,” del Rio said. “I look forward to fulfilling my duties as ambassador and helping Coral Gables’ businesses. I’m especially excited about the opportunity to meet people I’ve not worked with before and learn more about their businesses.”
Del Rio is responsible for business development throughout the United States with a focus on the Southeast, cultivating both client and referral relationships.
“Eddy will be a terrific asset to the chamber,” said Michael Rossi, President of Paragon Financial. “He’s extremely enthusiastic about the business community and about lending a hand to others.”
Del Rio hosts a radio talk show every Tuesday at 10:30 on WWFE, sharing financing and business ideas with the South Florida small business community. He is frequently called on by the media as an expert and has been a contributor on television programs as well as a contributor to social media blogs.
He is very involved in the community, including committee work on several Chambers of Commerce. He sits on the South Florida Minority Diversity Council and is the Marketing Group Chair. He served as Board Member of the Brickell Homeowners Association, where he works on the association’s residential and business initiatives with city, county, and state governments.
Del Rio has a Bachelors degree in Communications from Florida International University and a Masters degree in Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University.
ABOUT PARAGON FINANCIAL GROUP
For over 18 years, Paragon Financial Group has provided working capital solutions for growing companies throughout the U.S. They serve small to large-size companies across a wide variety of industries through invoice factoring, and purchase order financing up to $3 million per month in volume. Paragon is a leading source for receivables financing, government contract financing, payroll funding, and purchase order financing. For more information visit http://www.paragonfinancial.net.
ABOUT CORAL GABLES CHAMBER of COMMERCE
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to foster and enhance the economic interests and quality of life of the Coral Gables community. Created in 1925 by Coral Gables founder George E. Merrick, the Chamber is comprised of businesses and professionals whose goal is to expand the economy of the area. The Chamber hosts a variety of events each month, creating an opportunity for business leaders to network, connect and strengthen relationships.
Additionally, with approximately 20 committees and subcommittees, the Chamber offers an array of involvement opportunities. Whether your interests include independent business development, travel & tourism, the 20/30 group, advocacy or international affairs, a business leader can find a niche at the Chamber.
With the support of members, city officials, local organizations, and residents, the Chamber strives to strengthen the types of services available to the community, such as world-class shopping, renowned restaurants, extraordinary entertainment and tremendous business advantages. For more information visit http://www.coralgableschamber.org.