About Us

Based in Syracuse NY, the Reliance family of Companies were formed specifically to facilitate a wide range of business services to companies in the North East.

Reliance Funding Group is the Investment Banking arm.

Reliance Capital Partners is a Private Equity Fund structured specifically for investment in the Micro and Small Cap sector.

Who we are?

Bryan Luce - CEO - Mr. Luce is the President of Reliance Funding Group, a regional boutique lending and consulting firm specializing in financing, financing strategies, feasibility, due diligence, M&A (buy and sell) and disposition services. Prior to founding Reliance Funding he was Vice President and Regional Manager with First American Corporation of New York, managing the NNY regionís business segments as well as National commercial transactions. Mr. Luce a Certified Project Manager, has over 23 years of experience in business management in startup companies as well as Fortune 200 environments, where he has had full P&L responsibility and multi-business unit management. He has extensive experience in commercial real estate acquisition, financing, disposition, business valuation, marketing and growth development, and also project management expertise.

Luke K. Plumpton - COO- Mr. Plumpton comes to Reliance with over eight years of venture and investment banking experience with Wachovia and Square One Bank in Charlotte, and the NC Research Triangle region respectively. Mr. Plumpton has a strong background in the Healthcare industry, strategic planning, capital and private equity placements. Mr. Plumpton received his BA in economics from Harvard, where he was also a member of the varsity Lacrosse team.


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