Joe Barbato

Senior Vice President Eastern Region Sales Manager & SBA Business Development Officer
Greater New York City Area

Joe has supported small businesses for more than 25 years and has successfully funded millions of dollars in SBA loans during his career. He uses his extensive credit training and knowledge of the SBA to provide accurate loan structures to entrepreneurs in many types of business, from manufacturers to a multitude of franchises.

In his role at First Bank, Joe supports the nationwide Preferred Lending Platform and specializes in business acquisitions, commercial real estate financing, business start-up financing, and franchise lending, as well as equipment lending.

Through his tireless work ethic, strong communications skills, and experience in all phases of the loan process, Joe is able to assist customers throughout the financing journey.

Recent Small Business Success