Who is LEND360 For?

You’ll connect with the resources you need at LEND360. Lenders conducting business in many verticals in consumer and small business lending will be in search of innovative solutions to maximize profits. Vendors will be ready to showcase their solutions to streamline the online lending process. Investors will be surveying investment opportunities with the most promising companies in the online lending space. See below to see why you can’t miss LEND360 at the Sheraton Atlanta from October 13-15, 2015.

For more information regarding any of these audiences please feel free to contact LEND360 at info@lend360.org or just visit our Contact Us page.


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LEND360 offers the entire spectrum of the online lending industry. Valuable industry information and targeted networking opportunities are what you will find here. Included in the Agenda is an overview to help you plan your personal schedule and to highlight educational and networking time.

Agenda sponsored by:


  • 2:00 PM - Consumer Lending: Legislative and Regulatory Workshop
  • 2:00 PM - Rules and Regulations: Preparing for the CFPB Rule
    Lisa McGreevy, Online Lenders Alliance
  • 2:10 PM - Around the Agencies
    Moderator: Andrew Smith, Covington & Burling, LLP
    Jonathan Pompan, Venable, LLP
    Mitchell Young, Neustar, Inc.
  • 2:30 PM - Looking Into the Crystal Ball: What Will Be in the CFPB Rule
    Moderator: Andrew Smith, Covington & Burling, LLP
    Eric Lau, MacFarlane Group
    Mary Jackson, Jackson Vaughn Public Strategies, LLC
    Jennifer Weddle, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • 2:50 PM - Biggest Challenges in Complying with the Rule
    Andrew Smith, Covington & Burling, LLP
    Chris Corcoran, MacFarlane Group
    Blake Sims, Hudson Cook, LLP
  • 3:10 PM - BREAK
    Sponsored by:
  • 3:30 PM - State by State Round-Up
    Danny Pfefier, Catalyst
    Greg Porter, Catalyst
  • 4:00 PM - What’s Going on in Congress?
    Dan Grans, Polaris
    Michael Hutton, Hutton Strategies
    Hadley Sosnoff, Majority Group
    Cary Chan, MacFarlane Group
    Sponsored by:


  • 8:30 AM UK Breakfast Roundtable
    Open discussion forum for those doing business in the UK.
    Greg Rable, FactorTrust
  • 8:30 AM Power Breakfast with Investors - sponsored by Jefferies
    Meet the companies that make online loans possible and the investors interested in the space.
    John Hecht, Jefferies, LLC
  • 8:30 AM TCPA Breakfast With Neustar
    Join Neustar to understand the latest TCPA best practices and solutions.
    Mitchell Young, Senior Director, Risk & Identity, Neustar
    Sponsored by:
  • 9:30 AM - Welcome 
    Lisa McGreevy, Online Lenders Alliance
  • 9:40 AM - KEYNOTE:  What Spells Success in Alternative Business Finance?
    Daniel DeMeo, CAN Capital, Inc.
  • 10:10 AM - KEYNOTE: Online Lending Trends and Consumer Driven Innovation 
    Kirk Chartier, Enova International, Inc.
  • 10:40 AM - Institutional Investor Roundtable 
    Moderator: Larry Chiavaro, First Associates Loan Servicing, LLC 
    Thomas Welch, Victory Park
    Matt Burton, Orchard 
    John Hecht, Jefferies, LLC
    Sasha Grutman, MiddleMarch Partners
    Bert Szostak, Princeton Alternative Funding
  • 11:30 AM - FORUMS
  • REGULATORY ATLANTA 2: A Discussion Of Best Practices: Advancing The Cause for Business Finance
    Moderator: Robert Cook, Hudson Cook, LLP
    Tom Sullivan, Nelson Mullin Riley & Scarborough, LLP
    Andrew Hernandez, Central Diligence Group
    Joseph Looney, Rapid Advance, LLC
  • INNOVATION ATLANTA 3: What’s Happening In Non-bank Consumer Lending?
    Moderator: Ohad Samet, TrueAccord
    Jason Hutton, Balance Credit
    Marc Groulx, Enova International, Inc.
    Raviv Wolfe, Argon Credit
  • ADVERTISING + MARKETING ATLANTA 1: Mitigating the Risk of Fraud
    Bilal Rizvi, Prosper Marketplace
    Kevin King, ID Analytics
    Jay Johns, iovation
  • INNOVATION ATLANTA 4: Race to Deliver: Strategies for Success in Payments
    Moderator: Glen Sarvady, 154 Advisors
    Ben Morales, QCash Financial
    Ali Raza, Catalyst Consulting Group
    Nandan Sheth, Acculynk
    Ryan Rosett, Credibly
  • DATA & ANALYTICS ATLANTA 5: Actionable Intelligence Needed to Launch Your Ability to Repay Strategy
    Moderator: Greg Rable, FactorTrust
    Dan Richard, FactorTrust
    Lisa Fiondella, reFocus Analytics
    Andrew Smith, Covington & Burling, LLP
  • 12:30 PM - Lunch on the Innovation Floor
    Sponsored by:
  • 12:30 PM - Lawyers Council and Forum Lunch
    Sponsored by:
  • 2:00 PM - Size of the Market: Landscape of Specialty Finance 
    John Hecht, Jefferies, LLC
  • 2:35 PM - Fireside Chat With Prosper
    Moderator: Matt Burton, Orchard
    Itzik Cohen, Prosper Marketplace
  • 3:10 PM - KEYNOTE: The Rise of FinTech: Going Global in Business Finance
    James Hobson, OnDeck
  • 3:45 PM - BREAK
    Sponsored by:
    T2 Leads
  • 4:30 PM - FORUMS
  • ADVERTISING + MARKETING ATLANTA 2: Latest Trends in Consumer Customer Acquisition
    Moderator: Tim Madsen, PartnerWeekly
    Michael Sherman, Direct Marketing Solutions
    Morgan Gethers, LeadsMarket.com
    Steve Hotz, The Lead Group
    Brit Treadway, eBureau
  • REGULATORY ATLANTA 3: When Regulation And Lending Innovation Collide: New Product Innovations Post CFPB Rule
    Andrew Smith, Covington & Burling, LLP
    Rick Eckman, Pepper Hamilton, LLP
    Steve Carlson, Ascend Consumer Finance
    Blake Sims, Hudson Cook, LLP
  • DATA + ANALYTICS ATLANTA 1: Emerging Developments In Credit Underwriting
    Moderator: Charles Green, Small Business Finance Institute
    Jon Geidel, DataX, Ltd.
    Julio Izaguirre, Central Diligence Group
    Marc Stein, Underwrite.io
    Pat Nanda, Microbilt Corporation, LLC
  • INNOVATION ATLANTA 4: Rent-To-Own/Lease-To-Own
    Moderator: Sasha Grutman, MiddleMarch Partners
    David Aidi, Atalaya Capital
    Phil Gitler, Waterfall Asset Management
    Brad Bernstein, Flexshoppper Inc.
    Aaron Allred, Simple Finance
    Justin Hosie, Hudson Cook, LLP
  • 6:00 PM Meet In The Lab Mixer
    Sponsored by:


  • 8:00 AM - Breakfast on the Innovation Floor
    Sponsored by:
  • 8:00 AM - Power Breakfast With Investors
    Sponsored by:
  • 8:00 AM - Reg's & Eggs Breakfast
    Join PerformLine for an exclusive look inside their analysis of the CFBP Consumer Complaint Database
    Sponsored by:
  • 8:00 AM - Media Training: Winning the Interview Game, Driving Your Message
    Peter Barden, Rational360
    John Doyle, Doyle-McDonald
  • 9:05 AM - KEYNOTE: Solving the Credit Gap for Small Business: Birth of a New Ecosystem
    Bill Phelan, PayNet, Inc.
  • 9:35 AM - Current Trends and the Future of Small Business Lending
    Moderator: Bob Coleman, The Coleman Report
    Jason Rockman, CAN Capital, Inc.
    Craig Coleman, ForwardLine
    Alex Gemici, World Business Lenders
    David Gilbert, National Funding
    Jeremiah Neal, Biz2Credit
  • 10:20 AM Keynote: The Other Side of the Privacy Coin
    Kathryn Petralia, Kabbage
    Sponsored by:
  • 11:30 AM FORUMS
  • ADVERTISING + MARKETING ATLANTA 1: Latest Trends In Business Customer Acquisition
    Jim Salters, Business Backer
    Jack Murray, Fix Media, Inc.
    Mark Doman, eBureau
    David Schmidt, OX2 Solutions
  • DATA + ANALYTICS ATLANTA 3: The Search for Alternative Data
    Moderator: Bob Coleman, The Coleman Report
    Jon Geidel, DataX, Ltd.
    Jordan MacAvoy, Fundbox
    Jeff Stewart, Lenddo
    Scott Harmon, Noesis
  • REGULATORY ATLANTA 4: Merchant Cash Advance Legal History and Compliance
    Kate Fisher, Hudson Cook, LLP
    Patrick Siegfried, Rapid Advance, LLC
    Jennifer Ballard, Strategic Funding Source, Inc
  • INNOVATION ATLANTA 2: When Defaults Come Knocking: Optimizing Collection Strategies in an Evolving Marketplace
    Moderator: Matt Hein, TransUnion
    Brian Tuite, SquareTwo Financial
    Ohad Samet, TrueAccord
    Brady Akers, Orchard
    Chris Asbrock, Debt Management Partners, LLC
  • INNOVATION: Cyber Security Threats
    David West, Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • 12:15 PM - Lunch on the Innovation Floor
    Sponsored by:
  • 1:30 PM FORUMS
  • REGULATORY: The New NACHA Rules And Regulatory Compliance
    Marsha Jones, TPPPA
    Steve Davis, EFT Network
    Kirk Chewning, Strategic Link Consulting
  • REGULATORY ATLANTA 3: Marketplace Lending Compliance
    Scott Pearson, Ballard Spahr, LLP
    Stefanie Jackman, Ballard Spahr, LLP,
    Rick Eckman, Pepper Hamilton, LLP
    Greg Nowak, Pepper Hamilton, LLP
  • ADVERTISING + MARKETING ATLANTA 2: Best Practices for Advertising and Marketing
    Arthur Rotatori, McGlinchey Stafford, PLLC,
    Jason Romrell, LeadsMarket.com
    Dustin Alonzo, McGlinchey Stafford, PLLC
    Sponsored by:
  • 3:00 PM - The Millennial Shake Up: How the Digital Generation is Shaping Financial Services
    Yee Lee, Vouch
    Billy Parish, Mosaic
    Phil Narodick, Mosaic
    Dan Dierker, Experian
  • 3:30 PM - CEO Panel
    Moderator: Bob Coleman, The Coleman Report
    Daniel DeMeo, CAN Capital, Inc.
    Glenn McKay, Selling Source, LLC.
    Mark Curry, MacFarlane Group
    Kirk Chartier, Enova International, Inc.
  • 4:15 PM - Innovation in Alternative Lending
    Moderator: Daniel DeMeo, CAN Capital, Inc.
    Chris Meyer, Creditera
    Sarah Arvin, WorldPay
  • 5:00 PM - Closing Remarks 
    Lisa McGreevy, Online Lenders Alliance
  • 5:30 PM - Georgia Tailgate Reception
    Reception Sponsored by:
    Bar Sponsored by:


Exhibit + Sponsor

LEND360 takes center stage as THE premier business event in the online lending industry.

The event attracts the entire world of online consumer and small business lending. Hundreds of decision makers will attend and we invite you to be part of the action! Network with the best, develop new relationships, and let us help you explore the many verticals of consumer and small business lending.

Contact Liz Jones at ljones@lend360.org if you are interested in exhibiting or marketing to a targeted group on online lenders.


venue + Lodging

Atlanta Sheraton Hotel
Dates: October 13-15, 2015
Address: 165 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

Room Block is SOLD OUT, however, if you wish to be placed on a waitlist, please email us at: LEND360@advanceevents.net and indicate your name, company, the best way to reach you (phone or email )and the nights you need a room.










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