Michael Cole, ATP
Senior Vice President
Business Aviation Finance Group
NAFA Welcomes New Member: Northwest Bank
National Aircraft Finance Association (NAFA) is pleased to announce that Northwest Bank has recently joined its network of aviation professionals. Northwest Bank’s Aviation Finance Group offers the aviation industry a reliable, high-quality alternative to current financing sources.
“NAFA members proudly finance, support or enable the financing of general and business aviation aircraft throughout the world, and we are happy to add Northwest Bank to our association,” said Jim Blessing, President of NAFA.
About Northwest Bank:
Northwest Bank’s Business Aviation Finance Group offers tailored financial solutions to meet the needs of prospective customers. The Business Aviation Finance Group supports loan sizes up to $50 million.
The Northwest Bank Business Aviation Finance Group has over a combined 100 years of business aircraft finance sales and underwriting experience. Positioned as an industry specialist, the group offers a high level of practical experience and know-how in providing custom financial solutions to clients.
The Business Aviation Finance Group offers the aviation industry a reliable, high-quality alternative to the current financing sources.
Northwest Aviation Finance Group is backed by Northwest Bank, a Northwest Bancshares, Inc. subsidiary, traded on the NASDAQ: NWBI.
For more information, visit: www.northwest.com.
The National Aircraft Finance Association (NAFA) is a professional association that has been promoting the general welfare of aircraft finance for 50 years. Our network of members is comprised of lenders and product service providers who work together to finance general and business aviation aircraft. NAFA sets the standard for best practices in aviation finance by educating its members on the most up-to-date industry trends and best practices. Government legislation, market influences and industry insights allow member companies to provide the highest quality services the industry has to offer.