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MEET THE TEAM

Edward P. Kaye

Edward P. Kaye

Vice President of Sales

Ed Kaye is Vice President of Sales and a co-founder of Access Commercial Capital, a division of United Leasing and Finance.  His career spans 25 years in the transportation finance and leasing industry.

Prior to ACC, Mr. Kaye co-founded and was the President of the Advantage Funding group of companies where, along with his co-founders, he was responsible for growing a de novo portfolio to over $300 million. He previously served in various sales and management positions with AutoTech Leasing Associates and Term Industries.

Mr. Kaye holds a Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law, and an M.A. and B.A. from the University at Albany.  He participates on various industry panels and events.

EMAIL:  ekaye@accesscapital.biz

Eric C. Coolbaugh

Eric C. Coolbaugh

Vice President of Sales

Eric Coolbaugh is Vice President of Sales and a co-founder of Access Commercial Capital, a division of United Leasing and Finance, bringing 25 years of experience in the transportation and equipment finance industry to his role. Prior to the launch of ACC, Mr. Coolbaugh served as Corporate Vice President of the Advantage Funding group of companies where he was a member of the Executive Committee and responsible for growing the national sales division. He also served in various sales and management positions with AutoTech Leasing Associates and Term Industries.

He is a nationally recognized expert in commercial coach valuation and financing and often participates in industry panels and events. Mr. Coolbaugh was responsible for establishing numerous national vendor programs in the coach, limousine, and ambulance/paratransit industries.

EMAIL:  ecoolbaugh@accesscapital.biz

Michael P. Kaplan

Michael P. Kaplan

Vice President of Sales

Michael Kaplan is Vice President of Sales and a co-founder of Access Commercial Capital, a division of United Leasing and Finance and has 25 years of experience in financial sales and management. A seasoned finance professional, Mr. Kaplan was a co-founder of the Advantage Funding group of companies where he served on the Executive Committee and was responsible for the limousine finance group and establishing the lender finance division.  He also held various positions at AutoTech Leasing Associates and Term Industries.

He is a nationally recognized expert in the limousine industry and often participates in various industry panels and events.

EMAIL:  mkaplan@accesscapital.biz

Carl Restivo

Carl Restivo

Corporate Account Executive

 

Carl Restivo is a Corporate Account Executive for Access Commercial Capital (ACC), a division of United Leasing and Finance.  His career spans 10 years in the transportation industry with historical concentration within the Limousine sector.

Before transitioning to a role in finance, he was East Coast Regional Sales Manager for Grech Motors.  He previously served in various sales and management positions with other Commercial Bus Dealers.

Mr. Restivo holds a B.A. in Communications from Plattsburgh State University.

EMAIL: crestivo@unitedevv.com

Elijah Ortiz

Elijah Ortiz

Corporate Account Executive

 

Elijah Ortiz is a Corporate Account Executive for Access Commercial Capital (ACC), a division of United Leasing and Finance. Before transitioning to his role at ACC, he served in sales and wealth management roles at other organizations.

Mr. Ortiz holds a B.S. in Accounting from University at Albany, SUNY.

EMAIL:  elijah.ortiz@unitedevv.com

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