SmartBiz is the #1 online marketplace for SBA loan originations $350,000 and under, providing fast, low-cost SBA loans to small businesses across America to help them achieve their dreams. In 2018, the company began offering non-SBA term loans for businesses not quite ready for an SBA loan. With nearly $1 billion in funded loans, SmartBiz streamlines the loan application process, enabling banks to make loans efficiently and small businesses to apply and get funds quickly.
SmartBiz Loans was recently named to American Banker’s 2018 list of the Best Places to Work in FinTech and made the 2018 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America, ranking #10 in the financial services category and 313th overall.
The San Francisco based company was founded in 2009 by a team of experienced financial services entrepreneurs with backing from leading venture capital firms including Venrock, First Round Capital, Investor Growth Capital, Baseline Ventures, and Uncork Capital.


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Partner at Propel Venture Partners. Exec. Chair & Co-founder SmartBiz

Sean OMalley

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CEO/Co-founder of BlueX Trade; President/Co-Founder of @Smartbiz Loans; Worked at Venrock and Yahoo!; Stanford MBA and BA.