Vice President, BDO
55 Public Square, Suite 1460
Cleveland, OH 44113
Tim Carson is a graduate of Kent State University where he earned a Bachelors of Business Administration. Following graduation, Tim worked for several years as a Certified Public Accountant, eventually moving into the controllership and tax areas where he managed the finances and administration function of several small businesses. Eventually, Tim became the controller for his own family’s business, an $8 million-dollar revenue multi-entity company with 70 employees. Prior to joining First National Bank, Tim also held commercial banking roles for Huntington Bank, Park View Federal Savings Bank, and U.S. Bank.
In February of 2011, Tim began his career at First National Bank as a Vice President of Commercial Banking. In this position, he managed a portfolio of existing lower middle market relationships while working to develop new client opportunities. In March 2017, Tim joined our team of talented Business Development Officers in the Small Business Finance division.
Tim’s years of banking experience, combined with the knowledge he gained from the small business perspective working for his family business, helps him provide access to capital for small and mid-market companies located throughout the Midwest. His focus is on assisting clients in establishing credit facilities for working capital, capital expenditures, business acquisitions, and real estate purchases and financing.
Tim is a strong supporter of community service and works with youth sports programs in Medina. He has served on the Board of Directors and was the treasurer for the Cleveland chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry. He has also served on the Attorney-Banker-COPA committee for the Cleveland chapter of the Ohio Society of CPA’s. Tim is also a member of the Ohio Business Brokers Association and attends chapter meetings in Cleveland and Columbus.