Celebrating Customers 

2018 is Coming to a Close


As we approach the beginning of the new year, we are grateful for our customers, both old and new. Selecting three portfolio companies to highlight was a challenge since we added fourteen new companies in 2018. If you, a friend, or a client is facing a unique financing challenge, we are here to help. Whether we provide the financing, make a referral, or offer consultation about your unique issues, make The BDC your first call!   

East Coast Landscaping

& Construction


Portsmouth, RI


  • Commercial and Residential Site Work
  • $400,000 Term Loan
  • Former Stockholder Buyout

Billy Reed

"The BDC financed our remaining stockholder buyout agreement, allowing us to reach our goal. Since then, we have sought Peter's advice with other projects and look forward to BDC assisting us with our future financial needs"

Bell's Powder Coating



N. Attleboro, MA


    • Powder Coating Applications for a Variety of Manufacturers
    • $250,000 SBA Express Term Loan
    • Working Capital to Support Growth

Paul Belham 

"Poised for growth, The BDC's funding provided us with the necessary capital to take on much more work and increase profitability. Bell's is a larger, stronger company in 2018 thanks to The BDC. "

Latinamerica Distributors 1


N. Providence, RI


  • Wholesale Distributor of South American Foods and Beverages
  • $106,000 Term Loan
  • Inventory and Equipment for Expansion

Leandra Carmona

"The BDC loan is helping us reach our goals of increasing our inventory of products, expanding our freezer to satisfy the demands/needs of our customers, and updating our software."

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