Tim Romano

Tim Romano
Sales Manager Southwest Region

Scottsdale, AZ

Tel: 480-421-8919 / Email: tromano@velocitysba.com

Tim Romano is a highly experienced leader in the small business and commercial lending industry with over 20 years of experience in the growth and success of SBA lending platforms. Over those years, Tim has developed a deep understanding of SBA and conventional lending processes from end to end to include loan origination, underwriting, documentation, closing, and secondary market sale. Prior to joining VelocitySBA, Tim held leadership positions at Pinnacle Bank and First National Bank of Arizona where his wide breadth of experience and keen management skills contributed to the dramatic growth and success of the small business lending divisions of both institutions. During his tenure at those institutions, both grew to be nationally top ranked small business lenders. Tim’s success as a leader in the industry can be attributed to his forward-thinking approach and constant commitment to innovate and improve the way lenders deliver for their clients.

As the Southwest Region Sales Manager, Tim is responsible for the growth and management of our business development team to provide the best in financing solutions to business owners in the states of Nevada, Colorado, Arizona, Texas, New Mexico and Utah.

Recent Closings

  • Rent Replacement Real Estate Purchase

    $503,000

    Rent replacement commercial real estate financing - borrower payment to own was 53% less than rent payment!

  • Fleet Operator Trailer Refinance

    $2,406,000

    Refinance of over 100 trailers for a commercial fleet operator, saving the borrower more than $620,000 per year in cash flow savings!

  • Boutique Coffee Shop and Roastery

    $391,000

    Funded the expansion of a boutique coffee shop and roastery in Northern CA for a woman-owned business. Closed in less than 30 days!

  • Business Acquisition with Real Estate

    $1,293,000

    When a local lender was not able to meet a tight closing timeframe, VSBA stepped in and closed this business acquisition with real estate in less than 10 days!

  • Commercial Real Estate Refinance

    $3,844,000

    Refinance of commercial real estate for a woman-owned business in Northern CA, saving the Borrower over 25% in monthly cash flow. Loan closed inless than 45 days!