Ami Kassar is the founder and chief executive officer of MultiFunding, a Philadelphia-based consulting firm that specializes in helping business owners across the United States develop creative, cost-saving alternatives for their business debt needs and structure. Kassar has been involved in business finance for two decades. He has advised the White House, the Treasury Department, and the Federal Reserve Bank on the state of the financing markets. He writes a weekly column for Inc.com and is frequently quoted in the national press on various small-business issues. He has been speaking across the country for more than three years to CEOs, CFOs, accountants, small-business owners, and other thought leaders — totaling over 100 events. Kassar is also the author of a business book, The Growth Dilemma, that helps entrepreneurs determine their entrepreneurial type to find their financing comfort zone.