Guppy Tank Investors Award “First” Funds to Advantage Payment Processing of San Diego
Advantage Payment Processing was chosen from a field of SoCal based candidates competing to win funding from a group of angel investors known as the Guppy Tank.
Irvine, CA (November 7, 2012) – Orange County-based The Guppy Tank, has announced it will award its first funding to San Diego-based Advantage Payment Processing. Advantage Payment Processing was chosen from a competitive field of selected finalists who recently presented their business plans before the Guppy Tank investors at the Balboa Bay Club in Newport Beach. The purpose of the competition was to find and provide investments and loans to small companies that are already operating in Southern California, but are looking for the financial help needed to grow and expand.
“We had a great field of candidates in the final competition, but in the end we all agreed that Advantage Payment Processing would be our first winner,” says Darrin Ginsberg, the Guppy Tank founder. “We felt that they fit all of our criteria and that they were having a positive impact on the local business community.”
The program’s sponsor, licensed California lender Super G Funding, LLC (DBA BizCash), designated a minimum of $500,000 or more for a funding pool from which investments will be awarded to the winning small business owners. Advantage Payment Processing is the first to be awarded funds. More names will be announced in the coming weeks. In addition to the funding, Advantage Payment Processing will be given the opportunity to work with the Guppy Tank investors and receive advice on how they might best grow their business.“