SOURCE: Global Lending Services, LLC
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - January 29, 2013) - GLS has entered into a marketing agreement with Julius Erving for the purpose of promoting the GLS brand as well as its sub-prime automotive finance products and services. Through this partnership Mr. Erving will appear in GLS branded advertising campaigns and make appearances at GLS sponsored events, including the 2013 NADA in Orlando, FL. When asked why a partnership with Mr. Erving, Doug Duncan, Chairman and Founder of GLS stated, "It's an opportunity to partner with someone who embodies the key attributes that are vital in every great athlete and business, including, strong character and an unwavering commitment to perform at the highest level. These principals are what drive GLS now and into the future." When the same question was posed to Mr. Erving, he stated, "This partnership was an easy decision based on GLS' impressive business model, talented management team and Doug's reputation and success in the industry." Mr. Erving also said, "I look forward to working with GLS and helping them execute their business strategy."
About Global Lending Services
About Global Lending Services LLC (www.glsllc.com)
Global Lending Services LLC (GLS) is an Atlanta based automotive subprime lending company that provides financing to both franchised and independent auto dealerships throughout the United States. GLS was founded by auto industry veteran, Douglas Duncan and is partnered with New York-based investment firm, BlueMountain Capital Management.
About Julius Erving
Mr. Julius Erving, commonly known by his nickname Dr. J, is one of the all-time greatest players in professional basketball, inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1993. Mr. Erving played for both the ABA (American Basketball Association) and the NBA (National Basketball Association) and is the only player to receive the honor of MVP (Most Valuable Player) for both leagues. Mr. Erving played for the Virginia Squires and the New York Nets while with the ABA and the Philadelphia 76ers while with the NBA. He is also the fifth highest scoring player in professional basketball history with 30,026 points. Mr. Erving is currently retired and resides in GA with his wife and kids.