SmartBiz Loans™ Named Finalist for the 2017 Top Small Business Lending Platform Awards

SmartBiz Loans™ is proud to announce we are one of six finalists for the Top Small Business Lending Platform Awards at the LendIt Industry Awards.

This is the first annual LendIt Industry Awards, celebrating outstanding achievement in lending and fintech. The LendIt Industry Awards process brings together more than 30 industry experts to judge and select award winners representing innovation, emerging talent and top performers.

The Top Small Business Lending Platform Award is given to the top small business-lending platform based on a combination of loan performance, volume, growth, product diversity and responsiveness to stakeholders.

SmartBiz Loans is a unique combination of an online SBA loan marketplace and a bank enabling technology platform. Our online software provides the SBA preferred lenders that utilize SmartBiz customized and automated origination, underwriting and documentation assistance, making approval and funding fast and easy.

SBA loans have some of the lowest rates and longest terms in the marketplace, sparking growth and financial stability for small businesses across the nation. The SmartBiz Loans team truly believes that small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy. We strive each day to help entrepreneurs get the low-cost funds they need to grow and thrive. In addition to a streamlined platform that simplifies the SBA loan process, SmartBiz offers stellar customer service to guide borrowers through the application. To learn more about our knowledgeable Relationship Managers, visit the SmartBiz Loans TrustPilot page.

The winners of this prestigious award will be announced at the Lendit Industry Awards to be held on March 7th in New York City.

About LendIt

LendIt is the largest conference series dedicated to connecting the global online lending community. LendIt hosts three conferences annually - LendIt USA as well as LendIt Europe in London and LendIt China in Shanghai.

About SmartBiz Loans

SmartBiz Loans is based in San Francisco and was founded in 2009 by a team of experienced financial services entrepreneurs with backing from leading venture capital firms including Venrock, Investor Growth Capital, First Round Capital, Baseline Ventures, and SoftTech VC . Learn more at

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