Jim Reid has joined the Evansville, IN-based United Leasing & Finance (ULI) as their Director of Business Development. Mr. Reid brings to ULI more than 30 years of equipment leasing experience having had previous senior sales and business development roles with Leasing Group Inc., Sony Financial Services, Heller Financial and Dana Commercial Credit. Originally from the United Kingdom, Jim was relocated by Dana to the US in 1997.
In making this announcement, Martha Ahlers, ULI Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, stated that “Jim’s extensive presence in the financing industry will have an immediate and positive impact on the growth of our organization. He will be a tremendous asset.”
As head of Business Development, Mr. Reid will be responsible for the achievement of all sales, marketing and business development objectives for United Leasing & Finance. Working with the ULI’s sales team, Mr. Reid will develop and execute strategies designed to grow ULI’s client portfolio.
“I am excited and privileged to be joining the United Leasing & Finance team and look forward to helping the company achieve even greater success in the future,” stated Mr. Reid.
Founded in 1964, United Companies is a private owned corporation headquartered in Evansville, Indiana. It is comprised of United Leasing & Finance, Professional Transportation, Inc., and the Romain Automotive Group. United Companies has evolved into a multifaceted financial and transportation services organization with more than 3,000 corporate accounts. With over 6,100 associates, United Companies has direct operations in 40 states and the District of Columbia, and manages assets in all 50 states, Canada and Mexico. The collective organization is a uniquely different enterprise by its customer focus, innovative financing structures, and superior service, all supported by the reputation and integrity of our people.