Davie, FL – April 19, 2019 – Bankers Healthcare Group, a leading provider of financial solutions for healthcare and other licensed professionals, was named a Business of the Year by the South Florida Business Journal. BHG won in the $100 million to $249 million in revenue category.
“This award is truly an honor, and we appreciate this recognition,” said Al Crawford, Original Founder/Chairman/CEO of BHG. “We believe there are four key aspects help drive our business success: innovation, trust, a sense of urgency, and transparency. We look forward to continuing our growth in Broward County and giving back to our community in even more meaningful ways this year.”
BHG was recognized for its record-setting financials and growth in 2018. The company increased revenue 34%, hired 109 employees, and expanded its product offerings. Some of BHG’s recent business innovations include:
- BHG expanded into small business lending with a new license to offer the SBA 7(a) Loan Guarantee Program through its wholly-owned subsidiary FundEx Solutions Group.
- BHG grew its patient lending presence following a stake purchase in healthcare technology company Simple Admit and offering BHG’s patient financing program through Simple Admit’s platform.
- BHG launched the BHG Ambassador Program, a new referral program for customers.
- BHG expanded its hours to seven days a week to better accommodate customers.
Additionally, BHG was named in 2018 as a best place to work by Inc., Fortune, and American Banker. BHG was also recognized for the 12th time on the Inc. 5000, an annual list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
This is the second time BHG has won a Business of the Year Award. The SFBJ also awarded BHG in 2016. The publication cites strong performance, bottom-line results, and culture as key features of a Business of the Year. Honorees were celebrated at an event on April 18 in Miami.
Bankers Healthcare Group provides innovative, hassle-free financial solutions to healthcare practitioners and other licensed professionals. Since 2001, BHG has provided more than $4 billion in financial solutions to thousands of satisfied customers nationwide. BHG is proud to maintain partnerships with leading healthcare industry associations, and is recognized regionally and nationally for innovation, continued growth, and being a best place to work. BHG is partially owned by Pinnacle Financial Partners. To learn more, visit www.bankershealthcaregroup.com, and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.