Onset Financial named No. 8 Top Independent Equipment leasing company nationwide

Draper — For the third consecutive year, Onset Financial has been named one of the nation’s Top 25 Private Independent Equipment Leasing companies by Monitor Magazine. Due to a record-breaking 2020, Onset earned a spot in the list’s top 10, making the leap from No. 12 to No. 8. 

To qualify, companies must be privately owned with equity provided by the individual owners and/or privately held owners. Participants were asked to provide full-year data related to funded new business volume, which was to include information directly tied to equipment leases.

“It’s been spectacular to see the progress that our team has made year-over-year,” says president Melinda Haynes, “Their efforts and ceaseless commitment to excellence continue to propel us to greater heights.” 

In addition to Onset being featured for their increase in business volume, their CEO Justin Nielsen was asked to share his viewpoint of the challenges that Onset faced in 2020, as well as his outlook on the industry for 2021.

“It’s thrilling to be catapulted from No. 12 to No. 8 on this prestigious list, as well as an incredible honor to have my perspective featured by Monitor.” says CEO and founder Justin Nielsen, “I look forward to pushing even harder in the second half of an already record-breaking year and seeing what the Onset team will accomplish.  

About Onset Financial, Inc. – Founded in 2008, Onset Financial, Inc. is an industry leader in equipment leasing and financing. Onset’s seasoned Management Team has decades of equipment leasing experience and key industry relationships that enable Onset to offer additional flexibility in lease structuring. For more information please call 801-878-0600 or visit