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Starting and growing a business takes opportunity, ingenuity, and energy reserves way beyond a typical 40-hour workweek. Also required: a financing source that not only adapts to your growing needs but understands your industry and your vision.

As a bank founded in 1990 with 167 investors, First Business still operates today with entrepreneurial enthusiasm and a soft spot for your work ethic. Your ambitious goals deserve a boost from a partner that contributes optimal small business loan financing with options tailored to meet your specific needs, proactive service you’d never expect from a bank, and industry connections that maximize your business’s future.

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SBA & Government Guaranteed Lending Options

SBA Lending Success Stories

Approved Deals

$1,400,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Start-up Restaurant Franchise
Maryland
$4,200,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Engineering Company
Business Acquisition
Wisconsin
$700,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Craft Brewing
Company Expansion
Wisconsin
$1,100,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Franchise Restaurant Expansion
Florida
$450,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Real Estate/Business Acquisition
Wisconsin
$600,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Start-up Restaurant Franchise
California
$1,800,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Self-Storage Facility Expansion
Wisconsin
$2,000,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Family Entertainment Franchise Start-up
Florida

Closed Deals

$650,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
 HVAC Company for the Purchase of Real Estate
Kansas
$1,300,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Family Entertainment Franchise Start-up
Wisconsin
$1,100,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Family Entertainment Franchise
 Start-up
Missouri
$650,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Professional Services Company
Wisconsin
$425,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Real Estate/ Office Space
Illinois
$720,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Restaurant Expansion
Kansas
$3,000,000
SBA LENDING
  • 7(a) loan
Professional Services Company
Wisconsin

SBA LENDING EXPERTS

Industry & Service Experts

Marty Ferguson

Managing Director of SBA Lending
First Business Bank

Charles Argard

SBA Portfolio Manager
First Business Bank

Kansas City, Kansas (Leawood)

Errol Barnett

SBA Business Development Officer
First Business Bank

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Brookfield)

Ryan Black

SBA Business Development Officer
First Business Bank

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Brookfield)

Travis Frazier, CRC

SBA Portfolio Manager I
First Business Bank

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Brookfield)

Gary Davidson

Vice President - SBA Business Development Officer
First Business Bank

Kansas City, Kansas (Leawood)

Eric Fought

SBA Market Manager - Wisconsin
First Business Bank

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Brookfield)

James J. Gillis

Vice President - SBA Business Development Officer
First Business Bank

Kansas City, Kansas (Leawood)

Mike Groth

SBA Portfolio Manager
First Business Bank

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Brookfield)

Michelle Johnson

SBA Portfolio Manager
First Business Bank

Kansas City, Kansas (Leawood)

Ross Kohl

SBA Business Development Officer
First Business Bank

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Brookfield)

Dee O’Meara

Client Relationship Specialist - SBA
First Business Bank

Kansas City, Kansas (Leawood)

Erik Rajek

SBA Business Development Officer
First Business Bank

Wausau, Wisconsin

Chris Sorensen

Senior SBA Portfolio Manager
First Business Bank

Kansas City, Kansas (Leawood)

Kamran, Zahid

SBA Business Development Officer
First Business Bank

Denver, Colorado

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