Theodore “Ted” Catino became an entrepreneur in 1986 as cofounder of Security National Automotive Acceptance Corp. (SNAAC), which purchased automobile retail installment contracts financing military personnel. Determined to fill a need for automotive financing in military markets, Theodore “Ted” Catino and his wife grew the company to serve thousands of dealers across the United States.
Initially responsible for all aspects of company operations, in collaboration with his wife and co-owner, Ted Catino ultimately focused primarily on finance, accounting, and loan purchasing as well as technology. He structured all company products and guided the organization to its successful sale in 2011.
Now focused on consulting and mentorship he volunteers his time to work with executives of all ages to assist in strategic planning, team building and transition planning. In addition, Ted actively looks for philanthropic opportunities to support through the Catino Family Foundation.