Scott Crockett

    Founder and CEO of Everest Business Funding

  • About Me

    Scott Crockett is the founder and CEO of Everest Business Funding. He is a world traveler and serial entrepreneur with an impressive track record in the finance sector. Scott has raised over $250 million in capital and helped create thousands of jobs during his 20+ year-long career in consumer and commercial finance.

    Scott graduated with BA from Tulane University and began his career as an investment banker. After spending three years at NationsBanc Montgomery Securities, he turned down a promotion to start his own consumer finance company. In 1999, he founded Allied Cash Advance, and over the years, opened over 250 storefront locations throughout the country that generated more than $60 million in annual revenue. Mr. Crockett developed and managed 700 full-time employees, raised over $100 million in equity, and completed a successful buy-out in 2009.

    Scott Crockett then established Whetstone Holdings, LLC in Miami, Florida, operating under the trade name of Everest Business Funding. As founder and CEO of Everest Business Funding, he focuses on assisting small and medium-sized businesses with working capital advances to help them grow their companies. He is also a member of The Young Presidents Organization.


    When he is not working, Scott enjoys reading, skiing, golf, and scuba diving.

  • Experience

    Whetstone Holdings, LLC

    January 2010 – Present

    Founder & CEO

    Allied Cash Holdings, LLC

    February 1999 – September 2009

    Founder & Co-CEO

    NationsBanc Montgomery Securities, LLC

    July 1996 – February 1999

    Financial Analyst, Consumer Group

  • The Blog


    Originally published on Social-matic.com Running your finances can be quite a challenge, especially since it’s not considered part of the standard curriculum in formalized education. According to entrepreneur and founder of Everest Business Funding Scott Crockett, personal finances don’t have...
    Originally published on Small-bizsense.com There are many different ways to save for retirement, and how you go about it depends on your particular situation. For example, as entrepreneur and CEO of Everest Business Funding Scott Crockett points out, some people may have a pension to help...
    Originally published on Medium.com Running your own business can be rewarding, but it can be emotionally draining, too. As Scott Crockett of Everest Business Funding explains, entrepreneurs must maintain a healthy mental state. Startup companies are inherently stressful due mainly to their...
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