Connie Eimers has a passion for growth and results.
“Our team excels in the equipment financing and leasing industry by keeping our vendors in ‘the loop,’ providing excellent account ownership for our customers, operating as a cohesive and well-informed unit, and proactively fine tuning the methods we use to increase the level of value we bring to our key business partners and customers.”
“Our ambition is to not only grow VFG’s business to new heights through hard work and proactive sales and marketing efforts… But to operate in a results oriented manner that ensures our marketing partners and customers can be proud and confident when they refer us to new opportunities” explains Connie.
Connie’s career in equipment finance is marked by significant business generation, enhanced repeat and return customer relationships, and healthy vendor relationships. His expertise spans just about every avenue of the leasing and finance industry to include executive and managerial experience in credit, operations, and sales.
Prior to joining VFG, Connie was employed at TCF Equipment Finance. He has also served the finance industry while working for GE Capital, Bank of America Vendor Finance, ORIX Financial Services and Philip Morris Capital.
Connie is a firm believer in the “straight talk express” with no surprises or hidden agendas. When asked to describe the fundamentals of exceeding customer expectations, Connie states: “Continuing to deliver an easy, direct, and consistent product to our partners is essential. Attitude, persistence, and passion for our business are the hallmarks of each VFG associate and our ongoing success. I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.”
Connie enjoys life at home with his wife Barb. Together, they have four children and have enjoyed their time together in seven states. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois (undergrad) and DePaul University (MBA). An avid sportsman, he enjoys a daily routine of exercise including golf, basketball, and tennis. His favorite teams are the Chicago Cubs, Bears, and Fighting Illini.
Connie currently serves as the Chair for ELFA’s Independent Middle Market Business Council Steering Committee.