Atlantic Canada's Business Transition Specialist

Over 1000 Successful Transitions

Gary Belding

BIO:  Gary Belding graduated from the University of New Brunswick with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration in 1977 and also pursued his studies at the senior level with the Certified General Accountants Association. Gary has over 37 years experience in the private and public sectors including retail management, business and financial consulting as well as economic development encompassing business development and commercial lending. From June 1998 until his retirement in April 2011, Gary was the Manager of Financial Programs with the provincial department of Business New Brunswick, managing professional staff and a loan portfolio of in excess of $600 million. Gary currently operates his own business, Belding Business Financing Solutions, raising capital for business start up and expansions. In April 2012, Gary published an article in Risky Business magazine, called "Put on a Bankers Face". The business website is

Gary has extensive contacts within the Fredericton business community. He is a past director of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce and has championed a number of fund raising activities in the Fredericton Area. Gary is a member as well as past local President and Area 13 Governor of District 45 Toastmasters and has achieved his Distinguished Toastmasters designation from Toastmasters International, the highest educational award.

Gary's strengths include financial analysis and accessing capital for term financing and working capital for business acquisitions, start-ups and expansions through sources such as government support programs, conventional lenders, private sources of funding and venture capital.