October 2018

June 29, 2021

Orion First has unveiled its latest business analytics product, Delinquency Manager

Delinquency Manager is a highly customizable dashboard that clarifies trends and meaningful factors affecting the delinquencies in equipment loan and lease portfolios. It allows Orion's clients to view and filter data by state, originator, industry, and other criteria, to better understand what's happening and act swiftly and accurately on its insights.
March 10, 2021

CFBank Taps Orion First to Provide Servicing for Equipment Financing

Orion First Financial, LLC announced today that CF Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: CFBK) and its wholly-owned banking subsidiary, CFBank, N.A. (“CFBank”), has selected Orion First, a full-service commercial loan and lease portfolio servicer, as its exclusive provider of primary management services for the bank’s equipment finance and leasing line of business.
February 17, 2021

Orion First to provide servicing to ApplePie Capital

Orion First has begun servicing contracts for ApplePie Capital. Based in San Francisco and led by CEO and co-founder Denise Thomas, ApplePie Capital (APC) is a nationwide lender dedicated to the franchise industry...
January 20, 2021

Orion First to provide servicing to Paradigm Equipment Finance, Inc.

Orion First, has begun servicing contracts for Paradigm Equipment Finance. Based in Salt Lake City and led by President and CEO Tyler Deters, Paradigm is a nationwide lender providing asset-based financing programs requiring minimal credit criteria for businesses who struggle to find traditional financing.
January 7, 2021

Orion First to provide servicing to TEAM Funding Solutions

Orion First has begun servicing contracts for TEAM Funding Solutions. Based in Austin, TEAM, like much of the industry, was interrupted by the pandemic, which forced a reevaluation of its business operations. Ready to focus again on growing originations, its leadership felt it was time to outsource their servicing as opposed to hiring additional operations staff.
October 25, 2018

David T. Schaefer’s 2018 Chairman Address Explores the Storied History of the ELFA

President and CEO of Orion First, David Schaefer had the honor of delivering the 2018 Chairman Address as one of his final acts as the Chairman […]
October 4, 2018

From a Broker to a Lessor

As a successful commercial equipment finance broker you’ve mastered the ins and outs of the industry, fine-tuned your skill set, and built a well-oiled broker business. […]
October 3, 2018

David T. Schaefer, CEO Orion First, to Speak at 2018 European Leasing & Consumer Credit Convention

Venice, Italy, October 3, 2018 – Founder and CEO of Orion First and Mintaka Financial,  and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Equipment Leasing […]