MInneapolis, MN (PRWEB) February 07, 2014
Community Reinvestment Fund, USA (CRF), a Minneapolis-based national non-profit and Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), has hired Andre Gibson as regional director of business development. Gibson will support CRF's mission by helping underserved small businesses access the financing they need to grow and create jobs throughout Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio.
"Andre is a great addition to the CRF team," said Keith Rachey, chief customer officer. "He truly cares about his small business customers and is devoted to providing an excellent customer experience."
Gibson most recently served as CEO of Sycamore Commercial Lending, an organization he founded to help small businesses access financing. He previously held positions at Archer Land Title, LLC, Signature Closing Service, and First Indiana Bank. Gibson holds an MBA from Anderson University.
"I have always had a passion for helping small businesses succeed, and I am truly energized by the CRF mission," said Gibson. "I am pleased to join the leading national, non-profit, non-bank SBA 7(a) lender in the country, and ready to create positive impact in underserved areas."
Community Reinvestment Fund, USA (CRF), a nonprofit organization and certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), is a national leader in bringing capital to underserved areas. Formed in 1988, CRF has injected more than $1.5 billion into low-income and economically disadvantaged communities around the country to help stimulate job creation and economic development, provide affordable housing, and support community facilities. CRF is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. http://www.crfusa.com