Firestone Financial Announces 2019 Platinum Partners Awards Recipients

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Firestone Financial Announces 2019 Platinum Partners Awards Recipients

Needham, Mass. - Firestone Financial, a subsidiary of Berkshire Bank, announced their 2019 Platinum Partners today. An awards ceremony honoring the recipients will take place at Amusement Expo 2020 on March 11 at 10 a.m. in Firestone Financial Booth #751.

“Every year we have a terrific pool of partners to choose from. This year was especially difficult as we’ve seen continued change in the industry,” said EVP, Chief Operating Officer Michael Smith. “This year’s winners have emerged as leaders in innovation and creativity, who continually help move the industry forward.”

Firestone Financial selects their Platinum Partners from manufacturers and distributors who have shown themselves to be leaders in the amusement industry and support Firestone Financial and their customers.

“Building relationships with manufacturers and distributors has always been a key focus for Firestone Financial,” said Tom Varriale, SVP, Sales and Marketing. “Through these partnerships, we’re able to offer our customers better financing options and help connect them to the best products and vendors that help grow their businesses.”

The 2019 Firestone Financial Platinum Partners Club honorees are:

Distributors Manufacturers
H. Betti Industries, Inc. Apple Industries, Inc.
American Vending Sales, Inc. Central Distributing Company
Moss Distributing, Inc. Creative Works, Inc.
Player One Amusement Group Embed USA LLC
Shaffer Distributing Company Intercard, Inc.
  Rides-4-U Inc.
  TouchTunes Music Corporation

Founded in 1965, Firestone Financial is a nationwide finance company serving the amusement, carnival, fitness, vending and laundry industries. The Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berkshire Bank. Interested parties can learn more about Firestone Financial at or by calling Firestone Financial at 800-851-1001.

Leah Siporin, Head of Marketing, 617-807-8194, [email protected]
Aaliyah Outlaw, Corporate Communications Manager, 518-925-6027, [email protected]

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