Daniel Krajewski Elected to ELFA Captive and Vendor Finance Business Council Steering Committee

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (November, 08 2012) – Daniel Krajewski, Vice President and Chief Sales Officer at Direct Capital, has been elected to serve a two-year term on the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association's Captive and Vendor Finance Business Council Steering Committee.

The Captive and Vendor Finance Business Council Steering Committee is one of five primary constituent bodies at ELFA. The committees are an integral part of ELFA's operations, providing critical input on the direction of the association and serving as a bridge between the membership and the Board of Directors and staff. The committee members are elected by the Business Council membership for a term of two years on a staggered basis.

The Captive and Vendor Finance Business Council Steering Committee represents financial services organizations that provide sales-assisted financing and vendor and manufacturer support activities, either on a third-party or captive basis. The committee analyzes the needs of companies in this segment and recommends to the ELFA Board of Directors how to meet those needs.

Krajewski joins the committee with many years of equipment finance experience, having joined Direct Capital after holding executive-level positions at CIT Group and GE Commercial Finance.



About Direct Capital

Established in 1993, Direct Capital provides financing for small- to mid-ticket equipment and technology purchases, working capital, and business loans. 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 http://twitter.com/DirectCapital or subscribe to its PointBlank blog at http://blog.directcapital.com.

About ELFA

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) is the trade association that represents companies in the $628 billion equipment finance sector, which includes financial services companies and manufacturers engaged in financing capital goods. ELFA members are the driving force behind the growth in the commercial equipment finance market and contribute to capital formation in the U.S. and abroad. Its 580 members include independent and captive leasing and finance companies, banks, financial services corporations, broker/packagers and investment banks, as well as manufacturers and service providers. For more information, please visit www.elfaonline.org. Follow ELFA on Twitter @ELFAonline.