Posts Categorized: News

Ice Cream of the Crop

Long before “Buy Local” was a movement or trending on Twitter®, Casper’s Ice Cream was sourcing goods about local as one could get. In 1925, Casper Merrill took the milk and cream from the family’s dairy cows and created the “original” Ice Cream Nut Sundae on a Stick in a tengallon milk can and sold them at the local Independence Day celebration.

Admiral Davis and Captain Evans

For Everything, There is a First Time A recurring theme among Trekkies in later years, mostly as the later Original Series Movies came out, was – “How long can these old guys go?” At some point, Captain Kirk wasn’t able to run around, dive and roll on the ground, and intimidate the bad aliens of more »

Employee Spotlight: Kim Harper

This week we caught up with Kim Harper, V.P., Servicing Department Manager over here at Mountain West. Kim’s been with Mountain west for over 20 years, and she was recently promoted to head up the Servicing Department, where Mountain West manages our vast loan portfolio. Kim’s been a key asset to Mountain West, and we appreciate more »

Welcome Mike Oliver

  Mountain West Small Business Finance (MWSBF), Utah’s largest SBA 504 lender, is pleased to announce that Mike Oliver has joined MWSBF as an Underwriter and Business Development Officer. “With extensive SBA and commercial lending experience, including nearly a decade as a CDC Business Development Officer, Mike brings a wealth of experience and a host more »

Hollie Boss: Unilateral Food Lover

For the last 12 years, Hollie Boss has been part of the Mountain West Servicing team, steadily mastering her craft. We touched base with Hollie to find out a bit more about what makes her such an exceptional person and servicing guru.

Project Spotlight: Any Hour Services

  Mountain West recently helped Any Hour Services finance some new commercial buildings. With the extra space, Any Hour can now meet the bursting demand for new solar projects in the Wasatch Front, adding even more services to their already impressive offerings.

Danny Mangum: Loan Officer, Father, Gossip Magazine Guru

This week we caught up with Danny Mangum, V.P., Loan Officer over here at Mountain West. Danny’s been with us for the last six years, and has been involved with loan origination that whole time. Q: What are three words to describe what you do for Mountain West? Danny: Loans, Loans & Comedy Q: What’s your favorite more »

3 Huge Benefits of the SBA 504 Refinance Loan

The SBA recently opened the floodgates to their popular refinance program. It’s only been out a few months, but we are already seeing HUGE interest from business owners. Use the infographic below to help you understand the program and all the major benefits. If you’ve got questions, or have a refinance project you’d like to more »

Don’t Tell Arby’s But We Have The Meats

Not everyone was invited to Mountain West’s “slumber party” on the Thursday night prior to the BYU-Utah showdown on Saturday. “Human Resource” concerns aside, there was not much sleeping that took place on the eve before the annual MWSBF tailgate. Loan Officers were joined by Manuel Bueno, Vice President Meadows Bank to do a significant more »

CPAs Take Note!

If you’re an accountant looking for one more way to be in good-graces with your clientele, it makes sense to look at SBA’s recently approved 504 Debt Refinance Program or “ReFi” as the kids are calling it. The new refinance program allows participants to get a fixed interest rate on a 10 or a 20-year more »