Eastern Funding Drives New Financing for Tow Trucks

Eastern Funding Drives New Financing for Tow Trucks 
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 06/29/12 --   Eastern Funding LLC,
one of the country's leading business finance companies in the coin
laundry, convenience store, and dry cleaning industries, has launched
a new Specialty Vehicle and Equipment funding division. As a
subsidiary of Brookline Bancorp, Eastern Funding's Specialty Vehicle
and Equipment division provides lending, leasing, and direct
financing programs nationally for specialty vehicles, tow trucks, and
equipment. The division's funding experts provide financing solutions
for small business, start-ups, franchises with industry
specializations that include towing and recovery vehicles, commercial
school bus contractors, transportation equipment for daycare,
non-profit and assisted living facilities, paving contractors,
limousine operators, and more. 
Specialty Vehicle & Equipment Funding Group Managing Director, Peter
Ferrara, noted, "As part of Brookline Bancorp, our new Specialty
Vehicle & Equipment Funding Group brings the kind of financial trust
and security that only banks have to offer -- and that is what really
separates us from our competition. Our customers make investments in
high-end specialty vehicles, which is complemented by our funding
group's stable and predictable financial solutions." 
Eastern's Specialty Vehicle & Equipment Funding Group's offices are
located at 538 Broad Hollow Rd, Suite 221, Melville, NY 11747,
631-753-6611. For more information about Eastern's Specialty Vehicle
& Equipment Funding Group, visit www.SpecialtyVehicleFunding.com 
Headquartered in New York City, Eastern Funding has provided more
than $700 million in funding since its inception in 1997. The
company's consistent growth and success in funding the laundry
business is reflected in its top ranking by Monitor. The company
makes business financing available to facilitate new and used
equipment purchases, acquisitions and refinancing of retail stores,
real estate purchases, and specialty vehicles and equipment. With
offices headquartered in New York City, Eastern Funding LLC is a
subsidiary of Brookline Bancorp (NASDAQ: BRKL). For more information
about the company and its services visit www.EasternFunding.com. 
Dennis Diaz 
e: ddiaz@easternfunding.com 
p: (646) 723 6336