Crestmark Promotes Matt Barbuscak, Steven Tomasello, Jeffrey Silverstein, and Andrew Swanson
Crestmark is pleased to announce the recent promotions of Matt Barbuscak, Steven Tomasello, Jeffrey Silverstein, and Andrew Swanson.
Matt Barbuscak, First Vice President, has taken on the role of Operations Manager at Crestmark’s Troy Corporate Office. Barbuscak, with over 25 years of commercial finance experience, has been with Crestmark since 2004, and was previously at Standard Federal Bank and NBD Bank. Barbuscak has an MBA from the University of Michigan. “Matt’s previous role as portfolio manager will be invaluable in our Operations department; he will be the catalyst to take Crestmark’s client service to the next level,” said Jack Roper, Crestmark Group President, Midwest Region.
Steven Tomasello has been promoted to First Vice President, Portfolio Manager for the Troy region, serving the Midwestern United States. Tomasello has over 20 years of commercial finance experience. Prior to joining Crestmark, Tomasello was the Chief Operating Office at Rexford Funding, LLC, and Managing Director of Great Lakes Business Credit, LLC. Tomasello holds degrees from Wayne State University and Western Michigan University. “Steve’s experience, credit skills, and his ability to develop client relationships make him a natural fit for this position at Crestmark… I am confident that he will become an integral part of the management team,” said Jack Roper, Crestmark Group President, Midwest Region.
Jeffrey Silverstein has been promoted to First Vice President, Portfolio Manager for the West Palm Beach region, serving the Eastern United States. Silverstein started with Crestmark in 2009 and has over 30 years of industry experience in factoring and asset-based lending. “I am looking forward to continuing to provide our clients with the strong customer service they expect and receive from Crestmark, as well as working with the terrific people we have at Crestmark,” said Silverstein. “It’s great being reunited with Jeff and having him on our team to help provide the type of small business loans that are really needed in this economy ,” stated James Rothman, Group President, East Region.
Andrew Swanson has been promoted to First Vice President, Field Examination, overseeing field exams for all Crestmark regions. Swanson started with Crestmark in 2005 after working at Fremont Financial and Finova Capital. He graduated with an Accounting degree from Ferris State University. “It is great working with the growing Crestmark team, and I look forward to further opportunities to help businesses in need of working capital,” said Swanson. “Andy is an excellent auditor and manager. His skills in audit and ability to obtain a good rapport with prospects are unparalleled,” said Jack Roper, Crestmark Group President, Midwest Region. “This is a well-deserved promotion for a hard worker and capable individual.”
Crestmark is a nationally recognized provider of working capital solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses. Financing solutions include asset-based lending, accounts receivable financing and factoring. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, with regional offices in Florida, Louisiana and Tennessee; sales offices located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, New York, Ohio, Missouri, North Carolina and Texas. www.crestmark.com