With non-traditional lending companies rising from the ashes of the real estate crash, it's no surprise that this has become the secondary phase of the American economy and closing in on being the first.
Crowdfunding or Marketplace Lending has sparked a growth in an alternative lending approach, growing rapidly among small businesses with its inherent flexibility and transparency. This list presented by Mayava Captial, Morey Publishing, and The New York Financial Press identifies and rank the most influential people in this growing field. Included among these ranks is Patch of Land's Co-Founder and CEO, Jason Fritton.
Read on to see the rest of the 'Power 20' who are redefining lending, resurrecting small businesses across the country, and consequently rebuilding the American economy, one loan at a time.