Panasonic selects Marlin for new financing program

Mt. Laurel-based Marlin Business Services Corp. (Nasdaq:MRLN), a leader in the commercial equipment financing industry, is proud to announce it has been endorsed by Panasonic System Networks Company of America, a unit of Panasonic Corporation of North America, as an approved funding source for Panasonic’s authorized distributors and dealers.

Panasonic System Networks Company of America, a leading provider of communication systems, surveillance monitoring, document management and retail information systems, has formed a strategic alliance with Marlin Business Services Corp. to provide flexible financing solutions for Panasonic’s customers. Marlin’s financing programs will enable businesses of all sizes to upgrade older equipment with the most up-to-date technology available.

“Marlin is excited to provide financing options that make it easier for businesses to take advantage of Panasonic’s advanced communication systems and other technology solutions,” said Ed Siciliano, Marlin’s chief sales officer. “This new strategic alliance with Panasonic will allow their customers to truly realize the benefits of advanced technology with an affordable, fixed monthly payment.”

“At Panasonic, we are making it easier for customers to acquire customizable and scalable solutions for telecommunications, collaboration, productivity and site security to grow their businesses,” said Bill Taylor, president of Panasonic System Networks Company of America. “Panasonic is committed to helping small and mid-sized businesses stay competitive, while quickly and effectively adapting to the challenges of an ever-evolving marketplace.”

Marlin Business Services Corp. is a nationwide provider of commercial equipment financing solutions primarily to small and mid-sized businesses. The company’s subsidiary, Marlin Leasing Corporation, finances over 100 equipment categories in a segment of the market generally referred to as “small-ticket” financing (i.e., financing transactions less than $250,000). The company was founded in 1997 and completed its initial public offering of common stock on November 12, 2003. For more information, visit or call toll free at (888) 479–9111.