Summit Commercial Finance partners with Mintaka Financial

July 22, 2015


Summit Commercial Finance partners with Mintaka Financial to better serve their small business credit customers.

GIG HARBOR, Wash., July 22, 2015 -- Mintaka Financial LLC, announced today that Summit Commercial Finance has invested in Mintaka Financial, joining the company with 11 other leading commercial finance firms as an equity stakeholder.

“Mintaka Financial is pleased to have Summit Commercial Finance on our team as we continue to expand our commercial finance products to small businesses across the country. Summit has long been a recognized leader in the equipment finance industry and our shared vision for empowering small businesses to thrive by delivering sustainable, viable lending solutions makes for a fitting partnership.” said David Schaefer, CEO of Mintaka Financial.

“A core value at Summit Commercial Finance is to align with prominent organizations and people. Mintaka Financial’s employees and equity partners help us achieve this objective and present a great opportunity for Summit to expand our platform delivering superior solutions for our customers.” said Scott Forrest, Founder & CEO of Summit Commercial Finance.

Founded in 1998, Summit Commercial Finance provides customized equipment financing and leasing options to U.S. companies across a wide range of industries. More information about Summit Commercial Finance can be found at

Mintaka Financial LLC, located in Gig Harbor, WA, was established in December 2004 as a commercial finance company specializing in serving the needs of small businesses across the United States. Mintaka Financial is a direct small business lender that originates commercial loans through a limited group of independent small business finance companies that share ownership in Mintaka. These companies are specialists in small business credit service, selected to participate in the Mintaka program based on their experience, reputation in the industry, and their dedication to building long term relationships with their small business clients. For more information regarding Mintaka Financial, visit