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.