C. Earl Peek Senior Vice President-Retail BankingManaging PartnerCommunity Reinvestment OfficerDiamond Ventures, LLC
...C. Earl Peek, managing partner of Diamond Ventures, said that this is a significant step forward for the company.Mr. Peek
further stated, "It is anticipated that the decision by Tucker Federal to support the Diamond Venture SBIC and New Markets firm will stimulate action by other companies, particularly banks, which have expressed interest in making similar investments."Diamond Ventures' Private Placement Memorandum has been in circulation since February 10, 2001
The investment target for Diamond Ventures
will be small businesses, operating in low-to-moderate income areas and inner-city locations, where capital infusion will allow the business to grow, create new jobs and provide economic growth opportunities for the business and surrounding area.
Atlanta and the Southeast are ripe for such opportunities.
...Earl Peek, CPA (inactive), has served as a Senior Commercial Lender with the Atlanta Economic Development Corporation (now Atlanta Development Authority), in addition to his years in public accounting.
In careers that have spanned 25 years, Peek
and Saboor have provided a combined $500 million economic impact in Georgia by arranging over 500 individual transactions.