SYRACUSE, N.Y., March 31 Bankers Healthcare Group, one of the nation's leaders in financing for healthcare professionals, is pleased to announce that Mr. Albert Crawford was selected out of hundreds who were interviewed to be a member of the CEO Project. As CEO and Chairman of Bankers Healthcare Group and one of three managing partners, Mr. Crawford was selected due to his growth-centric business model and innovative implementation.
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Pam Singleton, Managing partner of the CEO Project stated, "Membership in the CEO Project is reserved for the best CEOs in America. Those CEOs who demonstrate a number of factors that predict their success as leaders are invited to join -- fewer than 10% of CEOs qualify. Member CEOs are innovative leaders whose companies compete in dynamic, expanding industries. Possessing superior business and profit models, these companies have demonstrated outstanding growth over the past five years. Member CEOs are driven to sustain rapid, profitable growth for their companies while raising their own levels of performance. We're very pleased to welcome Al Crawford as a member of the CEO Project.
Mr. Crawford's 22 year tenure and experience in the asset securities marketplace equipped him well to take the helm of Bankers Healthcare Group, Inc. During his first nine years with BHG, Mr. Crawford put in place over $500 million of medical facility financing with 285 community banks Nationwide. Through his keen vision, direction and overall leadership Mr. Crawford has taken an initial investment of $25,000 in 2001, and created an unparalleled model that in 2009 generated over $140 million in revenue and a portfolio of over $274 million.
Albert Crawford, CEO of Bankers Healthcare Group added, "I consider it a privilege to be asked to be part of this esteemed and successful group of CEOs. The combined knowledge and overall experience this group possesses will be a phenomenal asset to our company on many levels. I look forward to being a contributing member for a long time".
For over the past 5 years, BHG has achieved no less than double digit growth and shows no signs of slowing down. More importantly, Mr. Crawford and his partners have filled a viable need within the healthcare arena. To date, BHG has helped over 50,000 healthcare providers throughout the country grow and expand their practices. Additionally, they have developed a stellar team of over 100 individuals to lead and manage the day-to-day to operations of the company.
About Bankers Healthcare Group, Inc.
Since 1992 Bankers Healthcare Group, Inc. has been providing working capital for healthcare professionals of all specialties throughout the United States. Our growth and success is attributed to our business model, built and designed to support the needs of our customers. With a proven track record of success, Bankers Healthcare Group was ranked as the 5th Fastest Growing Private Company by Inc. Magazine in 2005, and was again recognized in 2007, 2008 and 2009.
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