Longtime neighborhood advocate joins the South LA group
LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Board of Administrators of Vermont Slauson Financial Growth Company (VSEDC) has permitted an 8th member to the non-profit’s Board, Quentin D. Strode.
Quentin’s background in government management and small enterprise growth brings a priceless perspective for the group, which gives enterprise help to primarily minority entrepreneurs and small companies within the South Los Angeles area. “His expertise working with technical help teams supporting small and women-owned companies was additionally a think about inviting him to the Board,” emphasised Kecia Washington, VSEDC Board Chair.
“We’re so happy to have Quentin Strode be part of the Vermont Slauson EDC Board of Administrators”, added Kecia. “Mr. Strode has over 30 years of government banking and finance expertise, which is able to assist VSEDC proceed its mission of serving South LA companies and proceed to develop the CDFI program.”
Since 2013, Mr. Strode has been a Managing Director and Principal for ARTIFEX CAPITAL & ADVISORY, the place he serves as an proprietor, utilizing his data to create progressive enterprise options and progress initiatives for boutique agriculture firms.
Earlier than his present publish at ARTIFEX, Strode constructed a distinguished profession as Senior Vice President and Regional Supervisor for U.S. Financial institution, and as Senior Vice President and Regional Government for Financial institution of America.
Vermont Slauson Financial Growth Company (VSEDC) is a community-based nonprofit and Neighborhood Growth Monetary Establishment (CDFI) acknowledged for its a long time of technical and entrepreneurial help to South LA small companies, start-ups and entrepreneurs. The service VSEDC gives serves to drive neighborhood self-sufficiency, facilitating enterprise progress, entry to reasonably priced housing, items and companies, and job creation. Collectively, allow us to improve South LA—change into concerned with VSEDC youth training and entrepreneurial initiatives, CDFI applications, and fundraising efforts. Your assist makes the event and development of South LA attainable. Discover out extra about VSEDC at vsedc.org, Fb and Twitter.
SOURCE Vermont Slauson Financial Growth Company