VP / National Business Development
Choose a lender who knows your industry
Western Franchise Financing serves the specialized needs of the franchise industry. As part of Western Equipment Finance, we offer full-service financing throughout the U.S. with over 30 years of industry experience.
Western Franchise Financing provides financing for a wide variety of franchise needs, including:
- New Store Builds
- Equipment Purchases
- Development Lines of Credit
- And More
Carol Francis joined Western Franchise Financing in 2022 with key colleagues from Firestone Financial. She has over 25 years of lending experience, with a focus on franchise development. Carol has a master’s degree in business administration from the Franklin W. Olin Graduate School of Babson College and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts - Lowell. She’s an avid reader, incredibly slow jogger, and mom to a teenaged daughter. She and her family reside just outside of Boston.
Why Western Franchise Financing?
As a bank-owned, direct lender with over 30 years of experience, we offer the fast and hassle-free financing you deserve. We underwrite, fund, and service in-house, giving you a streamlined process from start to finish.
Flexible financing terms and quick credit decisions
Exceptional person-to-person service
Conventional and SBA financing options
Contact Carol to Get Started
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