New York, New York (PRWEB) January 13, 2015
LiftForward, Inc. (“LiftForward”) today announced that John Mazur will join LiftForward as its Chief Revenue Officer, effective January 2nd. Mr. Mazur has more than twenty years of experience in building companies and serving the needs of small businesses globally. Prior to LiftForward, John served as CEO of ReachLocal Europe, a subsidiary of ReachLocal, Inc., a public company traded on Nasdaq, where he grew the European operations to over 500 employees.
Commenting on the appointment, Jeffrey Rogers, LiftForward’s President and Chief Executive Officer, stated: “We are very pleased to have John join the LiftForward executive team. His solid background in growing a significant base of small business customers across a full spectrum of industries is impressive and will serve LiftForward well. I look forward to working with John to advance LiftForward’s strategic plan of providing value-added financial products to small businesses.” Mr. Mazur stated: “I am extremely pleased to join the LiftForward team and look forward to being actively involved in the growing the company. In addition to the high caliber management team, I am attracted to the strong product offering to suppliers, retailers and service providers to small businesses.”
LiftForward operates marketplace platforms which enable retailers, manufacturers, suppliers and other organizations to connect their small business customers with various forms of debt. LiftForward provides the platform, underwriting, funding, and servicing of the loans. Our services strengthen the companies and organizations we work as our clients sell more goods and services as a result of the partnership. LiftForward is a SEC registered investment advisor and licensed lender. LiftForward investors include GLI Finance Limited (AIM: GLIF), an investor in platform companies providing finance to small and medium sized enterprises, Garrison Point Capital and other accredited investors.