About Us

Since 1993

 Nationwide Capital, Inc. was founded in 1993 by Paul J. Messina. Since its inception in 1993 Nationwide Capital has been the “SBA Loan Department” for several banks. This has allowed the banks to have a SBA Department  


Paul J. Messina has 37 years' experience in the SBA arena and is an industry expert in all aspects of SBA lending.  Over the years Mr. Messina has been affiliated with banks both as an executive officer as well as an outside consultant to various banks.  During that time, he has been directly responsible for establishing successful SBA Departments and Programs for seven banks.  In addition, Mr. Messina was instrumental in expanding a SBA Program for a major top five bank as their SVP/National SBA Director.

Mr. Messina has also been employed by various banks over the past 37 years as an executive officer.  Those positions included Senior Vice President/National SBA Director and Market Credit Executive for a major top five bank, Executive Vice President for a non-bank National SBA Lender, Senior Vice President/Senior Loan Officer for a community bank and Chief Credit Officer of Commercial/SBA Division for a community bank.

Over the years Mr. Messina has been directly and indirectly involved in hundreds of millions of dollars of SBA loans.