SYRACUSE, N.Y., June 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Bankers Healthcare Group, the leading provider of financial solutions for healthcare professionals, would like to congratulate its own CFO, Ed Durant, as well as the other thirteen honorees of the 8 th annual Financial & Business Executive of the Year Awards.
The Business Journal News Network‘s Financial & Business Executive of the Year Awards honor business and financial professionals in Central New York who demonstrate exceptional performance in their executive roles. Awards were divided up into a variety of categories including technology, environmental, nonprofit and insurance among others. Ed Durant was one of four honorees recognized in the private company CFO category.
Ed Durant has been with Bankers Healthcare Group since 2003, serving as its chief financial officer since 2005. “When Ed first came to BHG, we were essentially a start-up. He developed a revolutionary underwriting model that the company still uses today. He is a huge asset to our team and a deserving honoree,” said BHG CEO and Co-Founder Al Crawford.
“It’s humbling to be recognized among such accomplished business and financial professionals in the CNY region,” said Durant. “I could not be more proud of my own staff as well as the entire BHG team. This award demonstrates our overall commitment to innovation.”
“As a company that delivers financial solutions, BHG relies heavily on accurate, efficient and predictive internal models. With leaders like Ed, we’re confident that BHG will continue to deliver premier solutions as the leader in healthcare lending,” Crawford added.
Full honoree profiles were published Monday, June 22 in the Central New York Business Journal. The 2015 Financial & Business Executive of the Year Awards luncheon was held Thursday, June 25, 2015 at the SRC Arena & Events Center in Syracuse. The event was presented by the Business Journal News Network, produced by its sister company, BizEventz, and sponsored by Accountemps, Bank of America and ADP.
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About Bankers Healthcare Group
Since 2001, Bankers Healthcare Group has been committed to providing hassle-free financing solutions for healthcare professionals, allowing them to remain focused on delivering high-quality care. BHG has provided more than $2 billion in funding to thousands of satisfied customers nationwide. Inc. has recognized the company nine times for growth and job creation. For additional information, please visit www.bhg-inc.com.
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