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The MSF Top 50 Small Business Finance Influencers

When it comes to small business finance and funding, there are a lot of smart minds out there. As a leader in transparent small business financing solutions, Market Street Funders recently named fifty of the top thought leaders in our space to inaugural MSF Top 50 Small Business Finance Influencers list. These great small business finance minds go above and beyond to help business owners understand how to run their businesses, tackle their finances, and fund their growth.

Check out the MSF Top 50 Small Business Finance Influencers below, and connect with these thought leaders on Twitter, their blogs, and on other social media channels.

Did you make our list of small business finance influencers? Reach out to us today to get the MSF Top 50 Influencers badge, and proudly display it on your website, blog, or social profiles.

 
 

Small Business Finance Influencers

  • Anita Campbell
    • Bio: Tweets from the Small Business Trends community and its CEO, Anita Campbell. Also, CEO of @BizSugar. A Forbes Top Influential Woman for Entrepreneurs.
    • Connect: @smallbiztrends
  • Gene Marks
    • BioI'm a CPA and business owner who writes every day on small business public policy for the Washington Post and weekly for Forbes, Inc, HuffPo, Entrepreneur
    • Connect: @genemarks
  • Karlene Robinson
    • BioBestselling Author-Spank The Bank | Alternative Financing Expert | Small Biz Advocate | Jamaican-born | Music lover | Reach for your dreams, they do come true!
    • Connect@karlenesinrob 
  • Rieva Lesonsky
    • BioCEO GrowBiz Media & SmallBizDaily.com . Small business & entrepreneurship advocate, journalist & thought leader. Former editorial director of Entrepreneur.
    • Connect: @rieva
  • Barbara Weltman
    • BioTrusted #Smallbusiness Advocate, #Author, Tax Law Specialist, Publisher of Big Ideas for Small Business® + Idea of the Day®
    • Connect: @barbaraweltman
  • Melinda Emerson
    • BioForbes #1 Influential Woman for Entrepreneurs, Host #SmallBizChat, Author Become Your Own Boss in 12 Months.Expert: Start-up, Social Media & Reinventing a Biz - succeedasyourownboss.com
    • Connect: @smallbizlady
  • Andrea Travillian
    • BioSmall Business Finance Coach.  Lover of coffee, fitness, and reading.
    • Connect: @smartstep
  • Andrew Griffiths
    • BioI'm an author with 12 bestselling books, Inc.com columnist, CBS Entrepreneurial commentator, speaker and KPI global publishing mentor.
    • Connect: agauthor
  • Eddy del Rio
    • BioSmall Business Finance veteran & Radio Host focusing on developing relationships and creative financing solutions.
    • Connect@eddydelrio
  • Emily Coltman
    • BioAlways known as M. I translate small business finance and tax into practical sensible plain English! Chief Accountant to @freeagent, opinions here are my own.
    • Connect: @dialm4accounts
  • Michael Hayes
    • BioI am a Small business Finance Advisor @hawkeyemgmt in Bentonville Arkansas. FICO PRO / Credit Specialist / Degrees in, Bus. Admin, Accounting
    • Connect: @mhhayess007
  • Teddy Nykiel
    • BioMultimedia Journalist. Writer at @NerdWallet covering small business (@smallbiznerds) & personal finance. Proud @Mizzou alum. Chicago native.
    • Connect: @teddyykiel
  • Hayley Chiba
    • BioOwner of Better Numbers Ltd - enabling SME'S to grow through practical, simple financial advice . Property investor. Loves fun, laughter and making an impact.
    • Connect: @betternumbers1
  • Greg Garner
    • BioCertified Financial Planner by trade. Interests: Personal and Small Business Finance, Golf, Soccer, Guitar, Running, Biking, patios and Craft Beer, CAMRA exec
    • Connect: @greggarner1
  • Sarah Southworth
    • BioLabour Councillor for Moorside Ward, Bury MBC.   Owner of a small business & Finance Manager for @futureverything
    • Connect@sjlsouthworth
  • Josh Walton
    • BioSmall business specialist with knowledge in banking, finance and business planning. Visit me at Univ of GA Small Business Development Center Macon, GA.
    • Connect: @joshwalton47
  • Rayce Rollins
    • BioFounder @GrowSmall, Temple University Professor, and Author of Good Businesses Grow Small - growsmall.co
    • Connect: @raycerollins
  • Chris Horvath
    • BioFlorida-born who enjoys traveling, small business & finance, baseball and golf. I’m a percussionist. Partner/Director at @fusion_cm, and an organ donor.
    • Connect: @cahorvath
  • Hopeton Hay
    • BioProvide news & information on small business, finance, and economic issues through radio and web
    • Connect: hopeton
  • Brett Baris
    • BioAlternative Lending Platforms, Small Business Lending, Financial Technology Innovation. Entrepreneur and Investor @Interatlantic @bbarisnyc
    • Connect: @bbarisnyc

Have questions about alternative lending? Get in touch with one of our Funding Navigators today.

 

Small Business Funding Influencers

  • Marco Carbajo
    • BioBusiness Credit Expert and Business Funding Specialist. Streamlining the business credit building and funding process for small business owners and start-ups.
    • Connect: @marcocarbajo
  • Trea Davenport
    • BioCrisis Management Guru and Educator, Business Funding Consultant, PR Pro, Author Co Producer of @BrandMastersTr and All Around Loving and Positive Person!
    • Connect: @treadavenport
  • Susan Schreter
    • BioEntrepreneurship writer, venture capital and small business funding expert with a passion for helping Americans build super valuable businesses!
    • Connect: @startonpurpose
  • Peter Renton
    • BioNews about the world of peer to peer lending. This new industry is going through rapid changes that I will report on here. Co-founder of @LendItConf.
    • Connect: @LendAcademy
  • Charlie Baratta
    • BioMerchant services and Business Funding Specialist, Co-Founder of Express Funding Group.
    • Connect: @charliebaratta
  • David Winter
    • BioHave been involved in property investment and business funding solutions, it seems, since the earth was still cooling
    • Connect: @cfaproperty
  • Sam Hodges
    • BioCo-founder and Head of Funding Circle USA.
    • Connect: @hodgessam
  • Tom Abel
    • BioFounder & CEO Market Street Funders, COO Swift Capital, Head of Small Business Banking @ MBNA America, small biz consultant, investor, and entrepreneur
    • Connect: Tom Abel
  • Marc Neepkens
    • BioBetter Business #Funding presentations....... Information for #Startups and #entrepreneurs
    • Connect: @marcneepkens
  • Rohit Arora
    • BioCEO and co-founder of Biz2Credit, is one of the country's leading experts in small business finance.
    • Connect: @rohitbiz2credit
  • Fiona Parascandalo
    • BioBusiness Funding Analyst at @Mentor_Works Ltd. #Mfg #Canada #Smallbusiness
    • Connect: @ffparascandalo
  • Sean Murray
    • Bio: Editor in chief & publisher of deBanked the Alternative Lending trade publication.
    • Connect: @financeguy74
  • Erik Williams
    • Bio: Founder and COO Market Street Funders, marketing and risk analytics executive at PNC, Barclays, and Citi. Business owner, entrepreneur, and investor.
    • Connect: Erik Williams

Check out the latest Market Street Funders infographic: What Type Of Funding Is Right For You?

Small Business Resource Influencers

  • Small Biz Answers
    • BioProviding the best small business related stories from across the web. Tons of topics...profiles, sales, marketing, employees, finance, legal, social, etc.
    • Connect: @smallbizanswers 
  • Small Biz Majority
    • BioWe are a national small business organization founded and run by small business owners. Visit us on Facebook
    • Connect: @smlbizmajority
  • NerdWallet Small Biz
    • BioNerdWallet's small business experts. We give you the knowledge to make smart financial choices for your business.
    • Connect: @smallbiznerds
  • SBFI
    • BioSmall Business Finance Institute offers training & resources to commercial lenders to support client financing, industry changes & career - SBFI.org
    • Connect: @adviceloan
  • Finance Store
    • BioA place for #entrepreneurs to start, #business owners to grow, and companies to expand. #funding is available - financestore.com
    • Connect: @finance_store
  • Small Business Expo
    • BioSmall business resources. The ultimate online resource directory for small business owners and entrepreneurs. http://t.co/cwkqhCM8Ic
    • Connect: @smallbizexpo
  • SBE Council
    • BioThe Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council protects small business and promotes entrepreneurship. We strengthen the ecosystem for small business success.
    • Connect: @sbecouncil
  • BizSugar
    • BioThe coolest small business news is shared on BizSugar.com, the small business social media site. Sweet!
    • Connect: @bizsugar
  • Business Zone
    • BioFree, practical and no-nonsense advice for small businesses and entrepreneurs. We run @The_Pitch Britain's biggest small business competition.
    • Connect: @businesszone
  • SBA
    • BioThe official Twitter account of the U.S. Small Business Administration. News, tips, and resources for the small biz community.
    • Connect: @SBAgov
  • NFIB
    • BioAmerica's leading small business association, promoting & protecting the right of our members to own, operate and grow their businesses.
    • Connect: @nfib
  • Small Business Today
    • BioWe report the news small business owners care about.
    • Connect: @smallbusinessad
  • SmallBusiness.com
    • BioSmall business news and tweets from SmallBusiness.com
    • Connect: @smallbusiness
  • American Association of Small Business Finance
    • Bio: The American Association of Small Business Finance (AmASF) specializes in business loan packaging and placement services.
    • Connect: @amasf_amagf
  • Small Business Finance UK
    • BioSmall Business Finance UK. Am interested in Funding small businesses in the UK, and am also interested in hearing about successful Angel Investor networks.
    • Connect: @businessuk

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