Advantage+ Staff — Equipment Finance Specialists

We lend $5,000-$200,000 to finance business equipment and working capital.  And we are the funding source—this helps us to give better terms and better service.

Our team is ready. Contact us to discuss your needs. Or apply now, and we’ll call you.

Meet Our Team

Executives

Mike Elton
Mike EltonChief Executive Officer
Kristin Oberholtzer
Kristin OberholtzerChief Operating Officer
Jim Oberholtzer
Jim OberholtzerVice President of Credit
Mary Sylvester
Mary SylvesterController

Sales

Mike Elton
Mike EltonChief Executive Officer
Chelsea Laine
Chelsea LaineInside Sales Team Lead
Karen Gallagher
Karen GallagherSenior Account Manager
Bob Hartshorn
Bob HartshornEastern Sales Manager
Jackie FlynnSenior Business Development Manager
Jay Aultman
Jay AultmanAccount Manager
Will EltonCustomer Devolvement Specialist
Brad Curtis
Brad CurtisCustomer Development Specialist
Lyman Martin
Lyman MartinCustomer Development Specialist

Credit

Jim Oberholtzer
Jim OberholtzerVice President of Credit
Keagan Owens
Keagan OwensSenior Underwriting Specialist

Operations

Kristin Oberholtzer
Kristin OberholtzerChief Operating Officer
Melissa August
Melissa AugustOperations Team Lead
Jennifer Ohm
Jennifer OhmOperations Administrator
Tricia Wustner
Tricia WustnerOperations Administrator
Nicole Zajakowski
Nicole ZajakowskiMarketing Coordinator/Operations Admin
Deb Reindl
Deb ReindlOperations Administrator

Accounting

Mary Sylvester
Mary SylvesterController
Alla Kordonskaya
Alla KordonskayaAccounting Administrator
Laurel Braunreiter
Laurel BraunreiterAccounting Administrator

Customer Service

Jim Oberholtzer
Jim OberholtzerVice President of Credit
Dimitri Kolintzas
Dimitri KolintzasCustomer Service Team Lead
Dawn Sino
Dawn SinoLegal Coordinator/Customer Service
Chris Burg
Chris BurgCustomer Service
Hannah Foley
Hannah FoleyCustomer Service
“You folks are terrific! Thank you.”
Kurt Schmos, Owner, 3TBONE Inc., Sacramento, CA 85816
“Highly recommended!”
Paul Carterq, CF Transport, Bloomfield, In 47424
“Advantage was very easy to do business with; everyone was friendly and professional.”
David Clark, President, Sandy Hilltop Ventures, Inc., Savannah, GA 31401
“Very professional and helpful employees.”
Carlos Castaneda, CRC Trucking, El Paso, TX 79925
“Very professional and friendly; handled our loan top-notch without problems.”
Greg Bellinger, Bellinger Trucking, Centerville, IA 53544
“Reps were thorough and responded promptly when necessary.”
Charles Grady, Camp Bow Wow, Coppell, TX 75019
“Very happy customer!”
Geoffrey Woods, President, GF Woods Mosaic, Inc., Orlando, FL 32803
“Quick approval and very friendly staff.”
Grant McDonald, McDonald Trucking, LLC, Knightstown, IN 46148
“I was very happy with the expedient process.”
Brian S. Reese, Reese Distributing, Salem, MO 65560
“Great, quick, service!”
Richie Moore, President, Minuteman Press Macon, Macon GA 31204
“Excellent response and guided help.”
Mark Powers, Copperhead Trans, LLC, Hales Corners, WI 53130
“Very easy to work with and they get things done quickly.”
Eugene Smith, Owner, Culver’s of Idaho, Twin Falls, ID
“Thanks for financing our 2015 Freightliner truck. We’ll tell our friends!”
Hannah and Joe Pewitt, Joe’s Recycling, Elkton, KY 42220
“Your team was great!”
Joe Work, Seasonal Yard Work, Inc., North Ridgeville, OH 44039
“Super impressed!”
Barbara Knudson, Owner, Alliance Consulting, LLC, Williston, ND 58801
“I have already recommended a person. I couldn’t stop telling him how good my experience was.”
Ramsey Haynes, RamRod Trucking, LLC, Mount Olive, MS 39119
“Definitely would look at using Advantage+ for another project.”
Tim Vesterfelt, St. Elizabeth Manor, Inc., Footville, WI 53537

“I like how everything was handled and dealt with. Everyone I spoke to was very friendly and professional. One thing I would change is the $2,000 that is held, but I understand why.”

Ansel Blake, Owner, King Arthur Transportation, LLC, McDonough, GA 30252
“Thank you—friendly service and excellent product.”
Dr. Jeanette Feflies, Feflies Family Chiropractic, Palos Heights, IL 60463
“Good communication throughout the process.”
Jon Wittenberg, owner, Quickwitt Marketing, Inc., Sandy Springs, GA 30328
“Very satisfied with everything. Simple and easy, the way it should be. Thank you.”
Charles Styles, T&S Trucking, Newport, TN 37821
“your team handled the whole transaction with efficiency and professionalism. Great Job!”
Tony Ngugi, president, Kenam Services, Inc., Aurora, CO 80015
“All was handled quickly and with no issues.”
Adrienne Walz, Administrator, Off Broadway Apartments, Inc., Broken Bow, NE 68822
“Thank you so much!”
Adam Cohen, Adam Cohen Transportation, Apopka, FL 32712
“Both representatives—Hannah Foley and Brenda Mosehart— were very professional!”
Nikolaos Dounoulis, owner, Dectrinity, LLC, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
“I received phone calls from very nice people, making sure I was happy. That shows they care.”
Gerald Holland, Sunrise Logistics, LLC, Dike, TX 75437
“Thanks for all the help with my financing.”
Ronald Hart, Owner, Hartland Farms Grassing, LLC, Guyton, GA 31312
“Process with Advantage was great because of the quick service; every time we spoke with someone, there was great customer service.”
Alexis Antunez, Owner, Texas MIV Company, Inc., Spring, TX 77379
“I am very happy with your service. When I had problems with the application, you helped me work through it. That says a lot. Your staff is very good at what they do!”
Greg Jack, Greger Transport, LLC, Ocala, FL 34473
“Very easy to work with.”
Mark Jones, Owner, C.D. Furniture, LLC, Broken Arrow, OK 74013
“Everyone I dealt with was extremely nice and helpful. You be on my call list for future financing.”
Patsy Sabido, Owner, Sandia Construction, LLC, Ridgefield, CT 06877
“Everyone I communicated with was friendly, helpful, professional, AND enthusiastic. Can’t ask for more than that!”
Norman Glass, Namon Enterprises, LLC, Grand Prairie, TX 75051
“Everyone was helpful, from start to finish. Made for a very easy process! Thanks again.”
Mike and Sheila Haggan, Haggan Transport, Hermon, ME 04401
“Entire process was very streamlined and communication was great!”
Frank J. Schauer, Frank J. Schauer Trucking, Moore Haven, FL 33481
“Very hopeful to continue a business relationship with Advantage+. Very easy to work with. Thanks.”
Frederick J. Taylor, Taylor Trucking, Seaford, DE 19973
“Everything went very smoothly and I was always able to get my phone calls quickly returned.”
Darlene M. Gray, Owner, Sforza Trucking, LLC, Hampton, NH 03842
“Jim Oberholtzer and Hannah Foley were fantastic. Hannah was of great help walking me through the paperwork. The Advantage team was great.”
Dennis Childs, Owner, Childs Design, Murrieta, CA 95652
“Awesome!”
Anthony Johnson, Prayer Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Redford, MI 48239
“Handled in a very timely manner”
William Adams, Owner, R&J Grading, Robbinsville, NC 28771
“Absolutely everyone I talked to was extremely helpful, nice, and polite.”
Matt LeFever, Owner, The Window Fair, Chalfant, CA 93514
“Prompt service and courteous staff.”
Connell Burnette, Finance Manager, Morgantown Baptist Church, Burlington, NC 27217
“Very smooth process.”
William Austin, President, Foxtango Productions, LLC, Portland, OR 97220
“Everyone was super nice and helpful. I also appreciated all the follow-up calls to be sure I was happy with my transaction.”
Betty Lorene Grogan, D&L Trucking, Gainsville, GA 30507
“Very pleasant experience.”
John Wilkerson, Owner, AZZ Consulting Services, LLC, Moultrie, GA 31768
“We were very pleased with the service and commitment to call us during and even after business hours to see if our purchase went well.”
Alan Clanton, Owner/Operator, Canon City, CO 81212
“We were very happy with the service we received from your company. We recommended your company to a friend and he also got financed. Thank you!”
Kenneth Shaffer, Kenneth John Shaffer Trucking, Albright, WV 26519
“Your staff was extremely helpful and professional.”
Frank Dutter, Jr, Owner, ETB Leasing, LLC, Dallas, TX 18612
“Very good service throughout. Good staff and good process. Quite pleased. Thank you!”
Conrad Elledge, Lake Stevens, WA 98258
“Everything went fantastically. I would recommend you to anyone who needs help with acquiring equipment. Thanks.”
Chet Huntley, Owner, Huntley Brothers Company, Inc., Mint Hill, NC 28227