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Franchise Financing

Customized and Thoughtful Solutions 

Our specialized franchise lender partners with you to provide solutions tailored to meet your development objectives within the Quick Service
Restaurant (QSR) franchise industry. Specializing in deals from $2 to 20 million - we work with you to devise a plan that supports your goals.

Financing Your Franchise Needs

What Sets Us Apart

Starting or building a franchise requires a knowledgeable support system comprised of a advisors that have years of experience navigating the franchise industry. In addition to devising lending solutions, we can help you find the right professionals from accountants to lawyers that understand this unique market and how to structure an organization to be flexible in this demanding economic climate.

Mark McGwinn HeadshotMark McGwin

First Vice President, Senior Market Manager 
Office: 781.982.6514

McGwin brings over 25 years of financial services and commercial banking experience to Rockland Trust. Before joining Rockland Trust, he was Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer of Franchise Lending for United Bank. Previously, he held executive and management positions at Santander Bank, Century Bank, Citizens Bank, and Old Stone Bank.

A graduate of Providence College, he holds a bachelor of science in management and finance. He serves as the Immediate Past President of the College’s National Alumni Association Council. 


We’re committed to providing the right products and services to help you coordinate every financial need. At Rockland Trust we focus on supporting your goals within the Quick Service Restaurant franchise industry. 
We realize there's no such thing as "one-loan-fits-all".  We work with you to meet your specific franchise lending needs. 
We offer fixed and variable rates,  allowing our customers to secure financing that fits the needs of their business and works well within their franchising plan.
Rockland Trust can help:
  • Business Value/Cash Flow Financing
  • Equipment
  • Store Purchases/Acquisitions
  • Remodeling
  • Refinance
  • Capital Loans




Additional Resources

Helping you every step of the way

PBN's 5 Questions
The Benefits of Leasing for Business Owners
Business Loan Options
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