Entries by Mintaka Financial

Quentin Cote, President of Mintaka Financial Starts Second Year on the ELFA’s Small Ticket Business Council Steering Committee

Quentin Cote, President of Mintaka Financial starts his second year on the ELFA’s Small Ticket Business Council Steering Committee. The Small Ticket BCSC is one of five primary constituent bodies integral to the ELFA’s operations; providing critical input on the direction of the association and serving as a bridge between the membership and the Board […]

Third Party Nation

David Schaefer, Chairman of ELFA and CEO of Mintaka Financial and Orion First, discusses the shift in equipment finance towards leveraging the core strengths of third party service providers to boost business. As a leader in both an equipment finance company, Mintaka Financial, and a third party lease and loan portfolio servicing company, Orion First, […]

Emerging Leaders Focus on the Future

Zack Marsh, CFO of Mintaka Financial was quoted in the ELFA Magazine’s May/June issue cover story. Alongside the select handful of industry professionals chosen to start the ELFA Emerging Talent Advisory Council (ETAC), Zack advises the the next-generation workforce with his tips for guiding a new career towards success. Through the experience from his own […]

Building Toward the Future

“ELFA’s new Chair brings broad experience and entrepreneurial know-how to the role”   Dave Schaefer CEO of Mintaka Financial was featured in a welcome article in the January/February 2018 issue of the ELFA Equipment Leasing and Finance magazine! Appropriately covering the State of the Industry for 2018, Dave begins his term as the Chairman of […]

The State of American Business Address

January 8, 2018 EVP of Mintaka Financial Quentin Cote, visited Washington DC to attend the US Chamber of Commerce presentation on the State of American Business, where they laid out the agenda of the US Chamber of Commerce for the upcoming year. Tom Donohue, CEO of the Chamber of Commerce and Keynote Speaker is optimistic […]

ILPA Annual Strategy Meeting

With a new year comes a fresh round of proposed Federal and States legislation, and with it the Annual Strategy Meeting of the Innovative Lending Platform Association. One year after merging with the Coalition for Responsible Business Finance (CRBF), the ILPA is dedicated to shaping the future of the small business lending industry; specifically the […]

David T. Schaefer Elected New Chairman of the Board of ELFA

  Gig Harbor, WA, October 25, 2017 – Mintaka Financial, LLC. announced today that Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer David T. Schaefer has been sworn in as the 2018 Chairman of the Board of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA). The Chairman and the new Board members were recommended by ELFA’s Nominating Committee and […]

Mintaka Wins ELFA Award

We are pleased to announce that Mintaka has been honored with the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s 2017 Operations and Technology Excellence Award! The fully connected platform for our independent partner originators, known as Hunter, was built on Tamarack’s Salesforce.com Lease/Loan Accelerator and includes a lease scoring, pricing, decision and documentation engine that is 100% […]