December Foundation News In Brief
Prepare for the Year Ahead
2018 is nearly here and the Foundation has research and resources that can help you in your strategic planning. Don't miss out on the State of the Equipment Finance Industry (SEFI) report, a comprehensive look at the $1 trillion dollar equipment finance industry. The SEFI identifies and discusses several emerging trends and new technologies that may pose risks or opportunities for industry participants.
Be sure to review these additional resources in preparation for the year ahead:
These popular resources and many more may be accessed for free via the Foundation's online Library.
Scott Thacker Receives Steve R. LeBarron Award
New Foundation Chairman Jeffry Elliott honored Scott Thacker, Chief Executive Officer, Ivory Consulting Corporation, with the Steven R. LeBarron Award for Principled Research during the Foundation’s Annual Board Meeting gathering in Naples, FL. Thacker has been a dedicated leader of numerous research project steering committees, including Big Data, Predictive Analytics, Applied Economics, and the recently-released video on emerging technology. The Steven R. LeBarron Award is presented annually to the Research Committee member who demonstrates the insight, fortitude, and dedication exemplified by LeBarron.