Carol O’Connell is an AVP-Business Advisory Services with Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF), a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) certified by the U.S. Department of Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). EGF is an affiliate company of NYBDC, a mission-based lender in New York State. Carol has an extensive background in commercial lending and small business consulting services. She is excited to provide advisory services to the small business community within NYC to help them find the right type of capital for their needs. In particular, Carol is happy to speak with potential applicants about EGF’s new online program providing quick loan decisions for up to $100,000 as well as other SBA loan products.