TROY, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Credibly, a leading Fintech platform that provides access to a wide range of capital solutions tailored to satisfy the entire credit spectrum of SMEs, announced a partnership with the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM), the only statewide association to focus solely on the needs of Michigan’s small business community.
The partnership provides the Association’s more than 25,000 members with simplified access to Credibly’s unique financing options through the SBAM Pulse platform, which provides small business owners with financial analysis and reporting tools comparable to those offered by a professional consultant. The Pulse platform is powered by BodeTree, also a Credibly partner.
“Credibly has always had strong ties to the Michigan community, and our partnership with SBAM further reinforces our commitment to providing access to capital to businesses right in our own backyard,” said Ryan Rosett, co-founder and director income from Credibly. “As a member of SBAM – and now a partner – we couldn’t be more excited about the continued opportunity to provide access to financing that is crucial to fueling Michigan’s small businesses.”
Since its inception in 2010, Credibly has provided access to over $9 million in financing for Michigan businesses and over $200 million nationally. In 2014, Credibly was named the fastest growing company in the state of Michigan by Inc. Magazine. The company has also seen significant growth, doubling its revenue last year and adding 40 jobs – for a total of 90 full-time employees – to its Troy office since January.
“It’s great to have another Michigan-based, customer service-focused funding platform participating in our Pulse service,” said Rob Fowler, President and CEO of SBAM. “Like our small business members, Credibly is agile. We like that they provide a convenient, frictionless process that gives borrowers quick access to capital, which is crucial when you’re on a fast track to seeking entrepreneurial opportunities.
The Small Business Association of Michigan, located in Lansing, has served local businesses in all 83 counties of Michigan for more than fifty years. The organization’s mission is to help Michigan small business owners succeed by promoting entrepreneurship, leveraging purchasing power, and engaging in political advocacy in a variety of industries.
For more information about SBAM, visit www.sbam.org. To learn more about the Credibly Partner program, visit partners.credibly.com.
Credibly is a premier fintech platform that leverages data science and analytics to improve the speed, cost, and choice of capital available to all small businesses. Founded in 2010, with offices in Michigan, New York, Arizona and Massachusetts, Credibly is dedicated to creating a superior lending experience that meets the needs of all small businesses, regardless of their product needs. or their credit profile. To learn more, visit www.credibly.com.
The Small Business Association of Michigan is the only statewide, state-based association focused solely on serving the needs of Michigan’s small business community. Located in Lansing, it has served the state’s small business since 1969. SBAM’s mission is to help Michigan small business owners succeed by promoting entrepreneurship, leveraging the power of buying and engaging in policy advocacy. Its more than 25,000 members, located in all 83 counties across the state, are as diverse as Michigan’s economy, ranging from accountants to appliance stores, manufacturers to medical facilities, and restaurants to retailers. To learn more, visit www.sbam.org.