John Corona, a veteran of small business lending, joins equipment financing company as it hits new heights in monthly funding

BURLINGTON, VT – ­North Star Leasing, a national equipment leasing company committed to helping businesses grow, is pleased to announce the addition of John Corona as the newest member of its sales team.

A University of New Hampshire graduate, Corona’s previous professional experience encompasses several equipment financing companies – a solid background for success with North Star Leasing.

“Our sales force continues to expand in both numbers and expertise,” said Dan Feeney, CEO of North Star Leasing. “We’re pleased to be able to bring on a person of John’s caliber who has a passion for helping other businesses meet or exceed their growth goals.”

Corona will be based in Portsmouth, NH, as North Star Leasing continues to expand its sales force with a multi-location, flexible work-from-home program.  His addition supports North Star Leasing’s ongoing mission of helping businesses recover from an extraordinarily challenging period.

“During this unprecedented year, we have not only worked closely with businesses to help them navigate this new normal, we’ve also continued to add an exceptional talent like John to our team,” said Feeney.

About North Star Leasing Company

Founded in 1979, North Star Leasing is a provider of equipment financing solutions for businesses in a variety of industries. For the past 40 years, North Star Leasing has focused exclusively on helping businesses grow and expand by providing lease financing for mission-critical equipment. North Star Leasing is a direct funder and takes a personalized approach to each application.

About Copley Equity Partners

Copley Equity Partners is a private investment firm that partners with established lower middle-market businesses. Copley invests in companies across a broad range of sectors and is comfortable in both majority or minority ownership positions. Copley invests out of an evergreen, single-family office, capital base making the firm agnostic to the standard private equity fundraising cycle. Copley’s patient and flexible capital base allows the firm to focus on providing each portfolio company significant support post-investment.


North Star Leasing’s Sales Team Continues to Grow