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BlueTarp Financial Welcomes Lisa Saacks as Vice President of Business Development

PORTLAND, ME– May 24, 2016 – BlueTarp Financial, the leading credit management company for B2B suppliers, announced the recent addition of Lisa Balter Saacks as VP of Business Development, bringing over 20 years of FinTech, financial media, and banking experience.

Prior to BlueTarp, Saacks held numerous VP positions, including Global Business Development at Gust, a SaaS funding platform used to source and manage early stage investment in 190 countries; and Strategic Partnerships at SecondMarket, a marketplace for alternative investments. 

“Lisa’s unique experience brings a new perspective to our team as we expand our offering to new markets,” said Scott Simpson, president and CEO of BlueTarp. “She’ll accelerate development of partner relationships and shape future channel strategy.”

“I am excited to join a progressive company like BlueTarp at such a pivotal time,” said Lisa Saacks. “As a leader in its marketplace, BlueTarp is well positioned to move into new industries and I’m thrilled to be part of that.” 

In 2016, The New York Business Journal named Lisa an honoree for its Women of Influence Award, which was presented to female business leaders in the New York City area who innovate, succeed, and pay it forward.

Lisa holds a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University and a BA from the University of Michigan.

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About BlueTarp

BlueTarp Financial is a B2B credit management company serving over 2000 suppliers since 1998. BlueTarp pays suppliers upfront for their sales and protects them from credit risk so they can fund the growth of their business. Suppliers can customize their program by choosing to manage customer interactions as they do today, or select a full service option where BlueTarp handles customer service and collections. They can also grow sales with options for up to 90 day terms, credit lines up to $1M, and a loyalty rewards program. Learn more at