First American was again ranked among the best workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance in the United States.
Carol Roselle received national recognition for her leadership from Great Place to Work®
Lori Dennis was recognized as a top woman in equipment finance by the Monitor Magazine.
2020 Kickoff Highlights
Named Outstanding Corporation for National Philanthropy Day
Top Rochester, NY Workplace Achieves Record-Breaking Results
6 best practices for managing cash flow during rapid growth, as seen in the San Francisco Business Times
First American soared from #40 to #11 in the FORTUNE 100 Best Medium-Size Companies to Work For list, the Rochester Business Journal reports
“Companies across many sectors continue to invest in capital equipment projects to compete and succeed,” Alan Sikora, CEO
Congratulations to First American's Newest Certified Lease and Finance Professionals (CLFPs)
First American continues to outpace the equipment finance industry's growth rate
First American is a nationally-recognized leader for excellence in client communications
First American again named among the Best Companies to Sell for in the United States
First American Equipment Finance ranked #36 by New Business Volume and #43 by Portfolio Size
FORTUNE named First American among the Best Workplaces in New York
FORTUNE named First American #11 among the Best Workplaces for Millennials in the U.S.
70 First American runners, walkers and supporters raised money at the #CorporateChallenge
United States Representative Joe Morelle visited First American
Congratulations to Bryan Murphy and Chris Wuest, recipients of the Chairman’s Award
Congratulations to First American's newest Certified Lease and Finance Professionals
RBJ: Young Chief Information Officer makes strides at First American
Carol Roselle provided expert commentary in the article "10 Tips for Proactive Talent Management"
Colleagues focused on how the company can evolve and grow at this halftime meeting
First American earns 4 Pinnacle Awards, the most of any firm, the including Marketer of the Year honor
The CLFP is the only leasing industry certification program in the world
The RMA Breakfast With Executives was held at First American Equipment Finance
#1 Best Midsize Company to Work for in NY for the Second Consecutive Year
CEO Alan Sikora provided expert commentary regarding the Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25)
CIO Kelly Taran is a Finalist for the TechRochester Emerging Technology Woman of the Year
Joe Guage, CEO, named a finalist for the RBJ Financial Executive of the Year Award
200 colleagues, families and friends bowled to help Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester
Lisa Collins, Director of Credit, shares her perspective on leadership in financial services
First American named among the Best Workplaces in Finance and Insurance for the 3rd time
Mike Clune, Vice President of Capital Markets weighs in on the state of the equity markets
The 2019 AHA Innovation Challenge to Address Social Determinants of Health Using New Technology Solutions
Building the Best
There are 633 CLFPs in the world, 107 work at First American Equipment Finance.
CLFP Foundation announces Board of Directors
A school's energy project yielded $97,300 in utility savings in 1 year
Mandy Williams Featured in October issue of Equipment Leasing and Finance Magazine article: "Focus on Learning"
FORTUNE names First American among the Best Midsize Companies to Work for in the U.S.
First American ranked among the Top 50 Bank Leasing Companies
Selling Power Magazine Named First American among the 50 Best Companies to Sell For
First American earns an APEX Award for Communications Excellence
FORTUNE named First American #9 among the best workplaces in NY
Greenville University gained national recognition for winning Best Practice.
First American rises in Monitor 100 placement.
FORTUNE named First American among the 100 Best for Millennials in the U.S.
Newly Certified Lease and Finance Professionals
Gold Awards for Client Communication
Video highlights from the 2018 Mid-Year Meeting
Alex Golden received First American's highest honor
First American is the #1 Midsize Company to Work for in New York
FORTUNE Best in Finance and Insurance
Fairport, NY Company Added 25 New Positions
All New Google Street View-Indoors
Prepare for New Lease Accounting Standards, co-authored by First American CFO Joe Guage
First American focused on “acting small while thinking big” at the 2018 Kickoff Meeting
CEO Alan Sikora shares insights with RIT students
First American named a top workplace in the U.S.
FORTUNE Names FAEF #25 Mid-Size Company in the U.S.
Selling Power Magazine Names First American among the 50 Best Companies to Sell For
Longtime colleague Mike McKeever recognized as a "Bright Spot" in Rochester
CEO Alan Sikora provides equipment leasing insights in the Rochester Business Journal
First American Equipment Finance #6 Best Small/Medium Workplace in New York
Rochester Business Journal Special Report regarding Top Workplaces
First American's Highest Honor
2017 Mid-Year Meeting in Rochester, New York
First American adds new CLFPs
First American named among the Best Places to Work in New York
First American Education Finance Earns National Award for Client Loyalty Program
First American reports 46% rise in new business and 30 new jobs
Entrepreneur Magazine Named First American #14 Among Top Company Cultures in the U.S.
First American celebrated successes and discussed strategy at the 2017 Kickoff Meeting
Mike Wiedemer Elected to ELFA Financial Institutions Business Council Steering Committee
FORTUNE names First American #14 Among the Best Medium-Size Worklpaces
Todd Buzard received the Cindy Spurdle Award of Excellence by the CLFP Foundation
Alan Sikora Presented his executive perspective in Equipment Leasing and Finance Magazine
FORTUNE Names First American Among the 100 Best Workplaces for Women
27th Annual BBBS Tournament to support matching local Bigs and Littles
FORTUNE named First American #8 among the Best Workplaces in Financial Services
Rochester, NY-based Leasing Company Employs 60% Millennial Workers
Apex Award for Excellence in Marketing Campaigns
With 55 CLFPs, First American employs more CLFPs than any other company in the world.
FORTUNE 50 Best Workplaces for Recent College Graduates
Congratulations to Sonia Cliffel who received the Chairman’s Award, First American’s highest honor.
First American Ranked #2 Among the Best Companies to Work for in New York.
FORTUNE names First American #26 among the 50 Best Companies for Giving Back
#2 among Best Places to Work in New York
Celebrating a record-breaking 2015 at its annual Kickoff Meeting
Entrepreneur Top Company Culture Honoree
CEO Alan Sikora, Delivers ELFA Guest Lecture Presentation at University of Rochester.
Heather Ayers received the 2015 Chairman’s Award, First American’s highest honor.
FORTUNE 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials in the U.S.
First American Equipment Finance Adds 40th CLFP
APEX Award for publication excellence for video
Alan Sikora has been named Chief Executive Officer
The Board of Directors of the Certified Lease & Finance Professional (CLFP) Foundation is pleased to announce that three individuals who...
First American Equipment Finance named among Best Companies in NY
Joe Guage Joins First American as CFO
Financial literacy course for local middle school students
20 Great Workplaces in Financial Services
Peer Reviewed by HFMA®" for Equipment Finance Solutions.
The Certified Lease Professional (CLP) Foundation is pleased to announce that First American Equipment Finance now employs the most CLPs ...
Leadership focused on strategic priorities necessary to achieve the 10-year vision
ELFA's Capitol Connections event in Washington, DC.
Ranked among the top workplaces in New York
First American Equipment Finance (FAEF) currently employs 14 CLPs
Pinnacle Award for "A New Spin on Campus Financing"
Among the top 5 companies to work for in NY for the 2nd consecutive year.
Introducing Google Street View - Indoors at First American
Alan Sikora Elected to ELFA Financial Institutions Committee
First American Named #1 Workplace in NY
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