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National Funding Named One of San Diego's Fastest-Growing Private Companies Six Consecutive Years


Financial technology company, National
, announced today it has received the San Diego Business
Journal's Fastest-Growing Private Company award six consecutive years.
National Funding made the 2018 list based on its percentage of verified
new growth from 2015 and 2017. With a reported 59.6 percent increase in
annual revenue, National Funding ranked No. 82.

National Funding was first recognized by the San Diego Business Journal
for its 2010 – 2012 revenue growth. Taking into consideration revenue
from 2010 to 2017, the company has achieved overall 600 percent growth.

"Being one of San Diego's fastest-growing private companies for six
consecutive years speaks to our commitment to profitable growth," said
National Funding CEO David Gilbert. "We are redefining what it means to
be a financial technology industry leader for both our employees and our
customers. Our team is passionate about helping small businesses
nationwide succeed."

"Our sustained growth is a tribute to our outstanding employees and more
than 20 years of delivering $2.0 billion in capital to 35,000+
businesses nationwide," said CFO Robert Sweeney. "Our focus is on
building meaningful relationships with small- to medium-sized
businesses. Our mission is to provide funding solutions that meet and
exceed the needs of our customers."

National Funding team members: Rachel Ochinero, Marketing Manager,
Social Media; Annie Hathaway, Digital Marketing / Web Manager; and
Nicole Naporlee, Email Marketing Manager, attended the awards program on
July 19 at The Westin San Diego. San Diego Business Journal President
and Publisher Barbara Chodos, and Editor-in-Chief Nels Jensen, announced
the top 100 companies. Event sponsors included: title sponsor Cox
Business; gold sponsors AbacusNext, RSM US, and Torrey Pines Bank.

To be considered, companies needed to be privately held, based in San
Diego County and have earned at least $350,000 in 2015. The companies
provided documentation of annual revenue from 2015 through 2017.

National Funding helps small business owners grow, thrive, and succeed
with lending solutions in a diverse range of industries. The company has
been recognized on the Inc. 500 | 5000 list for five consecutive years.
National Funding was named one of the "Best Entrepreneurial Companies in
America" by Entrepreneur magazine's 2017 Entrepreneur 360™. Founder and
CEO, David Gilbert, was named San Diego Region Entrepreneur of The Year®
2017 Award Winner in the Finance category by Ernst & Young.

For more information about National Funding, visit

About National Funding
Founded in 1999, National Funding is
one of the country's leading financial technology companies for small
and medium-sized businesses, providing working capital loans, and
equipment financing. The company believes in American small business
owners, and strives to provide fast turnaround, flexible solutions and
great service to all its customers and clients in a diverse range of
industries including: construction, excavation, manufacturing, retail,
packaging, printing, restaurant, telecommunications, trucking,
transportation, and waste management, among others. For more
information, please visit

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