Tom Gazaway is the founder & CEO of Hawkeye Management. His company helps small business owners obtain financing to grow their businesses. In 2013, Hawkeye Management made the Inc 500 list of the 500 fastest growing privately held companies in the U.S.

Tom has written for Small Business Trends,, Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp, SCORE, and has written many reports, white papers, and eBooks about small business financing that are available on his blog, The Business Finance Lounge.

You can find him on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.

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