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Priority One announces new look, tools and tech

Priority One Financial Services, a full-service finance company offering flexible, business-forward finance and insurance solutions for marine and RV dealers, recently unveiled a new brand and website. “Meet the Priority One of today,” said Heather Mariscal, Priority One president. “We’re excited to have a brand that clearly articulates the quality, trust, innovation and excellence that our dealers receive in partnership ...

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Priority One Financial Services announces the passing of Glen Vogel

Glen Vogel headshot

Priority One Financial Services, Inc., has announced the recent passing of Glen Vogel, Operations Manager. “Glen worked in automotive and marine F&I offices for over 30 years and brought so much of that experience to our business,” said Heather Mariscal, president. “He was passionate about dealers’ needs and really understood their perspective. He was also very skilled with numbers and ...

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Priority One increases Equipment Finance Division staff

Priority One Financial Services, Inc. announced the addition of Kristopher (Kris) Dobrowski and Mark Schiller to its equipment finance division. This division is dedicated to helping both dealers’ and their customers with their commercial finance and leasing needs. These include financing of dealership equipment (service trucks, forklifts, repair lifts), heavy marina equipment (lifts, hoists, tractors), work vehicles (buses, pickups, limousines), ...

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Priority One employees celebrate 10 years with company

Priority One Financial Services, Inc. recently congratulated Dan Ruskiewicz and Rob Auer for 10 years with the company. Ruskiewicz graduated cum laude from Florida State University with a degree in finance and started his career at Priority One in 2008 as a dealer account executive. He is currently a senior dealer account executive and is responsible for bringing new dealers aboard ...

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Priority One hires new vice president of finance

Priority One Financial Services, Inc. announced Dave Homan has been named vice president of finance. Homan will be responsible for all aspects of the company's finance function, including financial management, performance analysis, and internal controls and compliance and works closely with the management team in formulating the strategic direction of the company.        His prior experience includes time as dealership ...

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Priority One celebrates 30 years of F&I service with contest

Priority One Financial Services, Inc. will commemorate its 30th anniversary in business by celebrating and honoring their dealer partners. In 1987, entrepreneur Lisa Gladstone founded Priority One by creating a concept that provides finance and insurance (F&I) services for marine dealers to retail finance their customers. In 2007 Priority One was acquired by Forest River, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, ...

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Priority One, MRAA partner on webinar

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas announced Thursday that it is partnering with Priority One Financial Services to host an educational webinar on “What You Need to Know about Credit Bureaus,” for MRAA members. Hosted by Eric Craig, senior dealer account executive of Priority One, this webinar, which will be held Thursday, November 3, at 2 p.m. Eastern, will ...

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Priority One offering new aftermarket products

Priority One Financial Services, Inc., announced Monday new aftermarket products for RV and marine dealers’ customers through a joint partnership with Protective APD. The new aftermarket products for marine customers includes theft protection which is available for hull coverage on new and pre-owned boats and a stand-alone tire + wheel program which protects tires and wheels from unexpected road hazards ...

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Priority One announces 2015 Above and Beyond winners

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Jessica Yaudes, Dawn Fields and Tyler “TJ” Johnson were recognized as the 2015 Above and Beyond employee award winners at Priority One’s annual holiday party on Saturday, December 5, 2015. Each year Priority One, the recreational industry’s oldest and largest F&I outsourcing provider, recognizes and rewards individuals who have gone above and beyond their identified job ...

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Priority One Equipment Financing announces new website

Priority One Financial Services, Inc. has announced the launch of its new website for their equipment financing services division. The new website provides an extensive list of the commercial vehicles and equipment that can be financed, such as company trucks, rental boats and RVs, buses, trailers, repair lifts, forklifts and more plus easy step-by-step instructions on how the financing process ...

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