Richard Guillot, CFP®
Richard (Ricky) Guillot has been active in the small business lending market for over 30 years. He began his career in commercial banking and served...
We developed the technology. We have the people.
Now you have the choice to use one, the other, or a combination of both for your commercial lending program.
Business Alliance Financial Services (BAFS) is a privately-owned financial services organization providing commercial loan processing, servicing, training, and consulting to financial institutions.
Founded in 2009, BAFS began with a mission and seven partner financial institutions. In 2010, BAFS expanded services to the state of Texas, added two additional Louisiana partners during 2011, and onboarded clients in Arkansas in 2012. We delivered our proprietary BLAST® commercial lending platform in 2014 and have been expanding it ever since. We now serve financial institutions all over the country, with partners in Pennsylvania, California, Nevada, Alaska, and Florida — and we’re still growing.
Supporting and enabling the growth of our clients’ businesses is our top priority. A partnership with the BAFS team enables stress-free access to new commercial lending business that will confidently grow your institution.
Our commitment to provide innovative solutions and services to our clients across the nation will never waiver. Acknowledgment as a national leader in business lending services with a reputation of being the best at what we do each day is our ultimate goal.
Growing and expanding the needs of our clients’ businesses is our top priority. The success of many financial institutions is reliant on a cost-effective, high-quality platform that offers exceptional performance and unrivaled support.
BAFS enables each client to offer business solutions to their current and prospective customers
and their communities in a way that further enhances client loyalty and market presence. We
provide solutions and services to businesses and a commitment to your firm’s success.
Our BLAST®-enabled suite of services offers a comprehensive solution for loan management and credit administration across application, analysis, underwriting, and document preparation. Schedule a demo with our team and see how our coordination of people and platform will grow your business!