Business NH Names Direct Capital One of Its Fast Five Growth Companies

Portsmouth, NH (PRWEB) October 17, 2013

Direct Capital, a leading national small business lender, has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in New Hampshire by a statewide business publication.

Direct Capitals place on the Business NH Magazine Fast Five list was secured by an average of 49.8% growth over the last three years, largest among any finance firm in the state.

The success of Direct Capital shouldnt come as a surprise, the magazine wrote. After all, who should be better at effectively growing a company than one designed to help other businesses grow?”

The company – which provides equipment financing, business loans, and working capital to small businesses – won the number-four spot on the list just weeks after being named to the Inc. 5000 and Monitor 100 lists of top growth companies.

Were honored to be recognized as one of the top growth companies by Business NH magazine, said Stephen Lankler, senior vice president at Direct Capital. Our growth is a reflection of our ability to meet the lending needs of small businesses across the country and this award validates that we are making an impact.

Direct Capital also ranks eighth on the magazines list of the top 100 private companies in New Hampshire.

Direct Capital was started in Portsmouth 20 years ago this November. Since its inception, the company has lent $ 2.25 billion to more than 80,000 businesses across over 1,000 different industries.

Direct Capitals growth has been accelerated by its unique, tech-enabled approach to delivering fast, easy, affordable financing to small businesses. No other online lending platform exists today to instantly deliver 30-day to seven-year financing for every major need of a small business, franchisee or customer of a large equipment vendor.

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About Direct Capital

Established in 1993, Direct Capital ( is a financial technology company that delivers financial solutions for small & medium sized businesses, franchisors, and equipment and technology sellers. The company is headquartered in Portsmouth, N.H. and operates offices in New York, California, and Georgia. You can follow Direct Capital on Twitter at or subscribe to its PointBlank blog at

Michelle Dillon

Brodeur Partners



Stephen Lankler

Senior Vice President

Direct Capital Corporation

Phone: (603) 433-9470