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Education Finance & Loan Symposium

MAY 23-24, 2022

Hilton Crystal City,
Washington, DC

Partnership Opportunities

Conference sponsorships provide opportunities for companies seeking increased brand awareness and a platform to demonstrate their expertise, products, or services. If confirmed early, conference sponsorship may include the opportunity for your firm to be represented on the executive speaking faculty. For more information on conference sponsorship opportunities, please contact: 

Hank Woji, SVP, Business Development, iiBIG | Phone: 516-692-9836 | Email: HankW@iiBIG.com

 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS & PARTNERS:

GOLD SPONSORS:

Nelson Mullens

Nelson Mullins is an AmLaw 100 diversified firm of attorneys, policy advisors, and professionals across 25 offices serving clients in more than 100 practice areas. With more than 800 professionals in 11 states and the District of Columbia, we provide advice and counsel to corporate and individual clients in a variety of areas, including: corporate, litigation, intellectual property, technology, banking, e-discovery, financial services, governmental relations, healthcare, and white collar crime. Nelson Mullins’ clients range from Fortune 500 companies to private equity and venture funds and portfolio companies to emerging growth companies and start-ups. For more information, visit www.nelsonmullins.com.

US Education Finance Group

U.S. Education Finance Group – In addition to the on-going administration of related FFELP securitizations totaling $2.75 Billion in assets, U.S. Education Servicing LLC pursues the following business initiatives: 1) the purchase of existing FFELP securitizations and administration companies owned by unrelated parties, 2) the purchase of legacy FFELP portfolios from banks, conduits, and securitizations, 3) the creation of new securitizations with such FFELP loans purchased, 4) the administration of existing FFELP securitizations owned by unrelated parties, 5) consulting services for investors unable to sell or liquidate FFELP asset backed auction rate securities issued by unrelated securitizations, and 6) the origination as well as funding, sale, or securitization of non-FFELP private education consolidation loans. 

ion tuition

For over 10 years, IonTuition has operated as a Third-Party Supplemental Servicer of Federal student loans. After nearly eight million student-borrower interactions, IonTuition built a reputation for a concierge-style approach to student loan servicing, and consistently reduced cohort default rates for over 1,200 higher education campuses through a proactive, online self-service repayment platform and student loan counseling via phone and webchat. In addition to default prevention, IonTuition provides default recovery services focused on enrolling borrowers into sustainable repayment plans to avoid re-default. IonTuition also leverages its exceptional Servicer status to provide income-share agreements for higher education institutions and offers employment and salary data on alumni. No other company provides the breadth of servicing throughout the student loan lifecycle.

 

SILVER SPONSORS:

Campusdoor

CampusDoor provides innovative origination processing to a variety of lenders including state agencies, national and regional banks, credit unions, schools, and school endowment funds, enabling them to help their customers pay for college, cover related expenses, and refinance existing education debt. Through the combination of highly customizable technology, significant experience, and flexible customer service operations, CampusDoor connects all the parties involved in marketing, funding, servicing, and holding education loans. With a strong emphasis on technology, process efficiency, and customer service, CampusDoor streamlines the loan origination process from application through to decisioning, documentation, and funding, allowing our industry-leading clients to launch robust white-label, education finance programs quickly and accurately. 

CURevl Education Finance

CU REVL LLC (CURevl) is a credit union service organization organized under the laws of Delaware, and based in Richardson, Texas. Our team of seasoned education finance professionals are dedicated to connecting students and families to credit unions for one purpose: providing student loan solutions that save time and money. For more information please visit our website at www.curevl.com.

DBRS |Morningstar

DBRS Morningstar is a leading provider of independent credit ratings in Canada, the U.S. and Europe across multiple asset classes. Covering over 3,000 issuers and 60,000 securities, we are the world’s fourth-largest ratings agency providing credit ratings for financial institutions, corporate and sovereign entities, and structured finance products and instruments.  DBRS Morningstar is committed to empowering investor success by bringing more transparency, diversity of opinion and responsiveness to the industry. Market innovators choose to work with us because of our agility, transparency, and tech-forward approach. DBRS Morningstar is the next generation of credit ratings.

Visit our website to learn more.

ECSI

ECSI is the premier partner of higher education institutions nationwide. Our suite of SelectSM Solutions streamlines your systems and processes to promote student engagement and retention, increase school revenue, and drastically reduce administrative workload. We do the heavy lifting so you can focus on what matters most – your students. We offer a full suite of intuitive and cost-effective solutions, including Past Due Receivable Management, Student Loan Servicing, Call Center and Multiple Outsource Solutions, Tax Document Services, Tuition Payment Plans, and Refund Management.  www.home.ecsi.net

Fitch Ratings

Fitch Ratings is a leading provider of credit ratings, commentary, and research. Dedicated to providing value beyond the rating through independent and prospective credit opinions, Fitch Ratings offers global perspectives shaped by strong local market experience and credit market expertise. Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Fitch Group is comprised of: Fitch Ratings, Fitch Solutions, and Fitch Learning. With dual headquarters in London and New York, Fitch Group is owned by Hearst. For additional information, please visit fitchratings.com

Stradley Tonon

Counseling clients since 1926, Stradley Ronon’s more than 200 attorneys in seven offices have helped publicly and privately held businesses achieve their goals. Our litigation team, honored for two consecutive years as the top litigation department among Pennsylvania’s midsize law firms, routinely handles high-risk, high-stakes litigation in a wide array of matters spanning state and federal courts, before governmental agencies and in international and domestic arbitrations. Stradley Ronon’s financial services litigation practice represents clients in matters involving nearly every type of consumer and commercial claim, including student lending and servicing, auto finance, mortgage origination and servicing, retail banking, credit cards, privacy issues, debt collection, short term and payday loans and governmental investigations and enforcement. We regularly represent both private and federal student loan servicers in a variety of origination, servicing and debt-collection claims and counsel our clients on trends and risks relevant to the student lending and servicing industry. For more information, please go to: www.stradley.com

CO-SPONSORS:

Goal Solutions

Goal is a consumer finance company committed to delivering strategic solutions through data analytics and technology. We’re a partner for life, not just a vendor, and our clients trust us to thoughtfully guide their investment decisions, service their loan portfolios, and always act with integrity. Our experienced leadership team has worked collaboratively for over a decade; managing over $26B of consumer assets, originating $11B+ in consumer assets, and investing $200M in loan portfolios.


Launch

Launch is a new kind of student loan servicer with unique solutions designed to disrupt the status quo. Our servicing platform combines compliant technology with a data-driven approach and decades of industry experience to deliver exceptional results. Launch, a wholly owned subsidiary of Goal Structured Solutions, services $500M of student and consumer loans for 24 clients. The Launch mission is to be a trusted partner who delivers exceptional loan servicing, maximizing the experience and results for all stakeholders.

savi

Savi is the leading social impact startup helping to educate and support student loan borrowers throughout repayment, offering a unique student loan benefit to employers, membership groups, and financial institutions.

Stride Funding

Stride Funding is a mission-driven company that offers affordable, flexible income share agreements (ISAs) as a third-party funding option for students at partner universities.

Given the uncertain market environment, there’s been an increasing need for additional funding options, and ISAs serve as a meaningful enrollment and retention tool for schools given the signaling toward strong career outcomes. Among other things: Stride has raised impact capital from large education nonprofits to fund these ISAs at affordable rates for students, and with no capital required from the school. Stride never requires a co-signer and has no FICO cutoff scores or origination fees. ISAs can be a great menu option for students seeking to understand the real career value of a given degree program – creating the potential to drive enrollment and retention. For more info, visit www.stridefunding.com

ZuntaFi

With more than 40 years of experience in the student loan industry, ZuntaFi brings value with their experience in loan origination, servicing and collection.  ZuntaFi provides lending partners with an end-to-end solution for private student loans. Our platform offers flexibility to develop custom products to suit client’s needs and market. Borrowers will receive personal service with a single account manager, based in South Dakota, passionate about providing assistance and guidance from application through payoff.  Our servicing methodology provides direct access for the borrowers to their own personal account manager eliminating the call center environment and creating unmatched personalized service. Our team has developed and perfected how to guide students and their families through the loan process. Our intuitive online platform coupled with an experienced team eager to provide insightful assistance is an unbeatable combination well suited for more than just student loans. Utilizing our years of experience, ZuntaFi has expanded their loan servicing capabilities to a wide range of unsecured consumer loan products as well.  Visit www.zuntafi.com to learn more.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

Continuing Education Credits (e.g. CLE, CPE, CME, etc.) may be available for iiBIG conference attendees. Upon request conference attendees will be provided with a “Certificate of Attendance” and a copy of the conference agenda, showing topics, length of sessions, and name(s) and professional affiliation(s) of presenter(s) for each session. Attendees wishing to apply for continuing education credits for attending this conference may submit this documentation to the relevant organization in his/her state when applying for such credits.

CE CreditsInternational Institute for Business Information & Growth LLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.