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Jim Brown

Senior Vice President, SBA Banker

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Jim Brown is responsible for generating new SBA program loans nationwide, including opportunities for business acquisitions, owner-occupied commercial building purchases, equipment purchases, franchise lending and start-up businesses.


Jim is a career banker and has more than 35 years lending experience and 28 years of SBA-specific experience. Prior to joining Cadence, Jim spent seven years as Managing Director of SBA Banking for a regional bank.


Jim is a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at LSU and completed C&S Bank’s Commercial Credit School in Atlanta. He is also a graduate of Leadership Cobb County.


Jim has served on the Board of Capital Partners, a non-profit SBA 504 Certified Development Company in Atlanta, since 2003, and is a former Chairman of the Board. He currently serves as a Board Member for the Georgia Quality Lenders Circle.


Jim holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from The University of West Georgia.  He and his wife Melanie live in The Villages, FL.




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