Direct Business Lending is based and founded upon a deep rooted desire to help entrepreneurs and business owners alike flourish and succeed in America’s economy. Our unique lending environment and success underscores that passion in bringing the highest probability of delivery funds to our clients. Bottom line, our clients deserve an expert partner when the need arises. Direct Business Lending is your expert partner in providing the correct “path to funding” based on your business’ unique financila needs
Meet the Team
Direct Business Lending provides some of the best experts in the industry within their respective skills to bring the highest level of service in providing business financial needs.
Jantzen Fugate – Chief Executive Officer
Jantzen Fugate is a 28 year old entrepreneur. A true sales and marketing professional, specializing in execution. Jantzen has seemingly limitless energy and an unbridled passion for business; which is reflected in his work. After successfully launching his first online startup company, Streamlined Record Retrieval at the age of 23, he began building online brands, sales processes and marketing strategies for other businesses.
At the age of 25 Jantzen started Direct Business Lending, a full Commercial Financing Brokerage. In 3 short years Jantzen and the Direct Business Lending team have been able to achieve over $100 Million Dollars in approvals for their clients.
Nathan Jorgensen – Venture Capital Consulant
Mr. Jorgensen has worked in a variety of different capacities within private equity and venture capital. Nathan’s interest in venture capital began as a student at the University of Utah where he worked as an associate with a non-profit student managed venture fund called The University Venture Fund.
Upon graduation from the University of Utah in 2005, Nathan worked for Hild Life Annuity in Budapest, Hungary. One of Europe’s largest venture – backed companies. Returning to the United States Nathan worked as an Analyst for a New York City – based venture fund called Lux Capital that focuses on investments in life sciences and nanotechnology. During this time Mr. Jorgensen was given the opportunity to work as a freelance writer for the Forbes / Wolfe Nanotech Report a leading nanotechnology investment newsletter. He performed due diligence and wrote articles about emerging nanotechnology companies. Later, Nathan worked in a fund raising capacity for Mercato Partners a Salt Lake City – based growth equity venture fund.