Capital Pro Partners
At Capital Pro Partners we help companies raise capital through debt financing. We work diligently for business owners, sourcing the best capital for their company’s specific needs. Our background in commercial lending has given us the knowledge and experience to present lending requests that provide our customers the best chance at securing competitive financing. We work quickly sourcing the most optimal capital, allowing owners freedom to continue managing their businesses.
We are a trusted partner and advisor for all of your business capital and lending needs
We work as a liaison between businesses and lenders, negotiating the best terms, pricing and structure
We prepare initial underwriting/financial package to present to multiple lenders, providing more options
We protect business owner’s time by making all lending contacts and negotiating terms
Examples of capital we help source:
Government Backed – SBA, USDA, Community Advantage
Conventional – Term Loans, Lines of Credit
Asset-Based – ABL, Factoring, Term Loans
Commercial Real Estate – Owner Occupied, Investor
Equipment – Leases, Vendor Programs
Alternative Financing – Bridge Loans, Hard Money
Ted Diven, Managing Partner
Ted held several Vice President level positions for large financial institutions. He gained extensive experience in business development, financial advising, commercial lending, capital markets and management. Ted works with commercial clients and maintains a "trusted advisor" relationship with clients based on knowledgeable advice that is aligned to the clients' capital and lending needs. He graduated from UC Irvine with a Masters Degree in Business Administration in 2005 with an emphasis in Capital Markets and Corporate Finance.
John Ward, Managing Partner
John has a strong lending background in commercial banking. He worked for various institutions such as Wells Fargo and Bank of Utah prior to starting Capital Pro Partners. Additionally, his work experience includes serving as VP of Finance and Operations at a regional HVAC company. John’s approach with clientele is consultative in nature. He forms true partnerships with business owners as they aggressively source capital, negotiate terms and capitalize on growth opportunities to meet business objectives. John graduated from the University of Utah in 2001, where he earned a Masters Degree in Business Administration.
Robyn Yoder, Business Development
Robyn Yoder is CPP's business development officer in Colorado.
Robyn partners with business owners, executives and centers of influence to solve business capital needs. Robyn comes from a strong background in sales, marketing, customer service and event coordinating. She was the top sales rep at several large companies in various industries. Building strong relationships is the foundation of everything she does both personally and professionally. Robyn graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Brigham Young University and is fluent in Spanish. Robyn loves spending time outside with friends and family and is passionate about health and wellness. Knowing her, she'll probably "recruit" you for a bike ride, hike or trip to the slopes.
Chelle Ward, Business Development
Chelle is recognized as a versatile, driven Business Development Officer in Utah. Her passion is partnering with business owners/executives who believe in the future of their company and have the desire to be industry leaders. Chelle’s former experience includes working as an Account Executive for Zimmer Dental, managing commercial rental properties and operating her in-home piano studio for 25 years. Chelle earned a Communications Degree from the University of Utah with an Associates Degree in Piano Pedagogy. She enjoys hiking and mountain biking with family and friends!
Michelle Moore, Underwriter/Business Development
Michelle has been in commercial lending since graduating from Brigham Young University in 2012. She began her finance career at US Bank and was the no 2 SBA lender for the company in 2015 and among the top bankers in equipment finance in 2016. Michelle worked for Banner Bank (acquired by Bank of American Fork) and then University Credit Union before moving into loan brokering. As a broker, she knows how to present your loan and your business so that it's the most appetizing to the lenders we partner with. Michelle likes options and creatively structures deals so that at the end of the day, you have choices and everyone wins.
Jamie believes that when the right people have access to capital they not only can improve their organization, but also the quality of lives around them. She has been involved with this on both a small and large scale- underwriting microfinance loans as small as $300 in Ghana and Peru, servicing mortgages and helping small business owners navigate their SBA loans, and more recently working as an underwriter on large syndicated deals up to $650 Million for Fortune 500 companies. Jamie graduated in International Business and Economics from Utah State University. When she’s not crunching numbers, you can find her with family on outdoor adventures exploring the world around them.