About Us

“Meridian gives leasing a good name.”

Dan Prugar

CFO, Atlantic Tool & Die

Dan Prugar
Dan Prugar

Meridian Leasing is one of the leading independent equipment lessors in the U.S.

We’ve been helping clients with their equipment needs since 1979 – and we’re proud to say that some of them have been with us from day one. We recognize our clients have a business to run, and Meridian serves as their equipment leasing and financing experts. Our team gives our clients a competitive edge with solutions optimized for the unique challenges of their industry. We work with some of the top hospitals, retailers, manufacturers, universities and construction companies in the country.

Meridian Leasing Corporation is part of Meridian Group International, Inc.

Meridian Group International is an independent, privately held organization headquartered in Deerfield, IL.  Our foundation started in the US in 1979 with equipment leasing.  Today we have transformed through acquisitions of a wide-range of companies with Information Communication Technology (ICT) expertise both locally and in key geographies around the world. Currently we operate with over 750 employees across four continents.

Partner with Meridian and you're able to break the mold, choose your path, and change direction when it suits you. Our concept is simple: Meridian customers work through a single point of contact that provides access and skills to a wide range of solutions, services, utilization models, deployment, equipment leasing, and other flexible financing, using one or all of our member companies. As a group we are committed to a standard set of values, strong customer relationships, and seamless collaboration, empowering you to move in and out of technology at a pace that fits your culture and budget. 

As you seek greater control over your technology footprint, Meridian is in a unique position to be your full-service, forward-thinking business partner, wherever you choose to transact. With IT locations in the US, Canada, the UK, Germany, Australia, Singapore, India, Hong Kong and China, industry leaders who want to prepare their companies today and into the future look to Meridian Group for our insights and innovative strategies. Why spend needless hours coordinating so many resources when Meridian can deliver proven reliability, capability, and flexibility when you need it and where you need it? Discover more about the Meridian Group companies here.

Our Culture

Average tenure of employees is 14 years

Average tenure of employees is 14 years

Meridian's average tenure proves that company loyalty is not dead.

Community

Community

Our employees provide a helping hand to strengthen individuals and communities.

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Entrepreneurial Spirit

At Meridian, you are the creator of your destiny.

Creativity

Creativity

Creativity is not only encouraged but rewarded.

Extended Sales Network

Extended Sales Network

Everyone has the opportunity to sell and be paid for the business they bring in.

Fun

Fun

"Thank goodness it's Monday" will become your favorite start to the week.

“We are lucky to have an inclusive culture from the top down. Meridian Leasing leaders encourage new ideas from everyone and give employees the support they need to implement them.”

Ryan Hylas

Product Manager, Sales Enablement Technology, Meridian Leasing

Ryan Hylas
Ryan Hylas

Our Leadership

Steve Zogg

Steve Zogg

President

Mike Brannan

Mike Brannan

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Cindy Eicke

Cindy Eicke

Manager, Sales Support

Tom Haug

Tom Haug

Director, Construction, Manufacturing and Material Handling

Mike Myers

Mike Myers

Vice President, Healthcare

Scott Schrader

Scott Schrader

Director of Marketing and Business Development