Johnson Reed News

Updates about Johnson Reed, the company and the staff.

Interested in working for us?

If you have experience in the areas of business development, sales support, finance, or account management, then have you considered a career in the industry of equipment finance?

We are currently looking for qualified and suitable applicants to expand our growing team of equipment finance and leasing specialists. We have dealt with thousands of UK companies over the past 15 years and have helped provide leasing finance to fulfill their business needs, whether it’s new equipment, premises, etc.Read More

Johnson Reed become proud members of Funding Store

Johnson Reed are proud to announce that we have become members of fundingstore.com!

Funding Store is the UK’s premier business-matching website, allowing individuals, companies, or entrepreneurs, to find an investor or finance company which matches their criteria, based on their goal.

Other businesses listed on the website include RBS, Lloyds TSB, Bibby, and many others, so we are in good company.

But what makes Johnson Reed different?Read More

A portrait of Carol Seery, our friendly Rottweiler

Behind every successful company these days, there usually lurks a friendly Rottweiler – someone who is firm but fair, is usually happy to stay in the background, but whose contribution to the smooth running of the operation is invaluable. We asked Carol Seery some searching questions. 1: What is your role at Johnson Reed and how has it changed over the years? I’m Operations Director – I like to think …Read More

When it comes to running, no one can put Johnson Reed off its stroke

At Johnson Reed, as we’re sure you’re aware, our working lives are normally to do with raising finances. But on a sunny day last month, some of us left office matters behind and set out to raise aspirations, money and even blood pressures instead, all in aid of generating much needed funds for The Stroke Association. The venue was the glorious Tatton Park in Cheshire. The event was a sponsored …Read More

Are we fit enough for Sally?

She obviously thinks so, because she recently joined Johnson Reed as one of our customer services representatives. She comes to us with a background in IT, both in operations as well as experience as an office manager. She’s been a legal secretary, and also worked in support and customer services, which gives her a great background for her current role with us. It’s because she has so much nous in …Read More

An insider’s view on leasing finance

Adrian Barratt is a Senior Account Manager at Johnson Reed. He’s been with the company for quite a few years, so knows all there is to know about the intricacies of successfully raising finance for diverse companies in commercial markets. He gave us his answers to some searching questions.   1.Tell us about your role at Johnson Reed My primary role is converting an initial proposal through to a completed, …Read More

The Johnson Reed team gets stronger

It’s always nice to be able to report that new members of staff have joined a company, especially in these times when all we seem to hear about are redundancies. And it’s even better when they come as highly qualified and experienced as Dave Gadsden who joined Johnson Reed recently. Dave has worked in the finance sector for over thirty years, including a stint in advertising at Piccadilly Circus, the …Read More

League 2 Football Team Nets Financing for Expansion

In the past couple of weeks directors here at Johnson Reed have met and had talks with the directors of a League 2 football club about securing financing for expansion. While we can’t discuss the details too much at this stage, we have been asked to help secure financing a new community-led leisure complex at the football ground, which will include a brand new state-of-the-art gym, soft play area, sports …Read More

Advertorial: Johnson Reed 4Front Advertorial

After a tumultuous past few years in the finance markets and the world in general people may be forgiven for thinking that commercial funding isn’t available and for some that’s true. Gone are the days when filing your accounts at the 11th hour, abusing your bank accounts and the odd CCJ won’t be a problem as these things will now haunt you and your business when funding is the required …Read More

Press Release: Savvy Retailers Tune into Finance Leasing Shop Fittings

Specialist shop fitters CASCO are helping retailers finance new shop fittings by way of specialist leasing finance. The leasing option provides 100% tax relief throughout the term making it more cost effective than buying equipment outright. CASCO are recommending Johnson Reed, a company who are able to set up finance almost instantaneously, even when other lenders have failed. Thanks to CASCO, the ‘cat is out of the bag’ and more …Read More

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