Elite SEM would like to take a moment to recognize the achievements of one of our fastest growing clients, Fora Financial, provider of working capital to small businesses nationwide. Fora Financial has had multiple notable recent achievements and has been a client of Elite SEM since April 2014.
In June of this year, Fora Financial took home the Gold Stevie Award for company of the year in Banking, Financial Services and Insurance in Chicago, IL. Since 2002, the Gold Stevie Award has been conferred for achievement in business to organizations in more than 60 nations. In each annual competition, only the top scoring qualifying entry in each category will receive the award.
More recently, Fora Financial joined Elite SEM on the Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest growing companies in the United States. Fora Financial’s constantly evolving industry-leading software platform is a primary reason for the Company’s success and growth. Ranking as the 659th fastest-growing company, ranked 40th in Financial Services, by Inc. Magazine on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000 list, Fora Financial revenues grew by 698% from 2010 through 2013, with an increase of revenues from $2.3 million to $18.4 million. Companies such as Microsoft, Zappos, Pandora, LinkedIn, Timberland, Domino’s Pizza and many other well-known names gained early exposure as past members of the Inc. 500|5000.
Fora Financial offers flexible, working capital solutions to small businesses in need of financing to sustain or grow their enterprise. The Manhattan-based company places a high value on trust and transparency and provides businesses with quick, customized financial solutions utilizing its state-of-the-art technology platforms. Founded in June 2008, Fora Financial has a total of 80 employees who have provided more than $289 million to over 5,500 customers.
Elite SEM and Fora Financial will continue to partner together to introduce and aid qualified customers in the market for small business loans in getting the funds they need.