SomerCor President & CEO, Manny Flores, shares insight on leadership and serving the capital needs of the small business community in the February issue of the Daily Herald Business Ledger.

SomerCor was founded by a woman in 1992, a time when the financial services industry had few women C-level executives. Last year, SomerCor became the first CDC in Illinois to be led by a Hispanic Chief Executive Officer. Diversity and inclusion are fundamental elements of SomerCor’s DNA and it provides us a strong guiding force as we seek to serve all communities throughout Illinois. We know that many communities and neighborhoods have few and limited resources — our mission is to help fill and bridge the gap so that entrepreneurs regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, and geography (rural or urban) have access to capital.

You can read the full article here. Ready to turn your entrepreneurial dreams into reality? Contact the SomerCor team today by calling (312) 360-3300 or filling out this contact form!