Each member of our team has deep domain knowledge in their previous industries and practical past experience as a former small business owner. We understand the special challenges small businesses face and what is required to provide value-added services to small business customers. Our local presence gives us specialized knowledge of our unique market, while our national presence gives us room to grow with our small business clients. Contact one of our team members today to find out how our leasing solutions can immediately add-value to your company.
Jerry Huang (e-mail: jerry <at> wirthchicago.com) – Profile
Jerry Huang has 15 years of experience working with small businesses. At the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Jerry originated loans and equity investments in nonprofit and socially-responsible business entities from a $300 million revolving fund. At Fortune Venture Investment Group, a $400 million venture capital firm, Jerry made private equity investments in early stage, technology startups in Silicon Valley. He has earned an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, an MPP from the University of Chicago and a BA degree from the University of California at Berkeley.
Frank Rogers (e-mail: frank <at> wirthchicago.com)
Frank Rogers has over 25 years of sales experience in the insurance industry working with small businesses and individuals. Frank was the owner/operator of Rogers & Associates, an indepedent insurance agency providing all types of insurance and annuity products. Frank is a graduate of George Williams University and has been an active member of the Illinois Jaycees, previously serving as Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary. He is currently an active member of the Knights of Columbus.
Darren Callahan (e-mail: darren <at> wirthchicago.com)
Darren Callahan has 20 years of sales experience working with small business customers in Illinois. Darren was the owner/operator of Vision Merchant Services, providing credit card processing services and equipment to new and existing retail clients. He is a graduate of Fullerton Community College and is currently the President of the Illinois Family Council. He is a founding member of the Young Professionals Group of the Southwest Suburbs.
Steve Lanahan (e-mail: steve <at> wirthchicago.com)
Steve Lanahan has 20 years of leasing experience working with small business customers in the Midwest. Steve has extensive leasing experience in the trucking industry and for the past decade has worked on transactions for truck fleets and accessories ranging from $10,000 to $5 million. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa.