The Company:

Founded in 2012, Nav is the free, modern way for business owners to manage their business credit and get streamlined access to financing. Its founders, Levi King and Caton Hanson, are lifelong friends and entrepreneurs. They were inspired to create Nav after their own experience dealing with the complexities of business financing. and its mobile app give free access to easy-to-read personal and business credit reports and monitoring all in one spot. It also provides tools to build business credit and a marketplace that matches users to lending options based on their approval odds. This all makes it much easier for business owners to get affordable funding, lower their costs and save time.

Nav’s Mission and Vision:

Nav helps all business owners everywhere build, protect, and leverage their credit data so they can confidently create the business of their dreams.

Nav will materially decrease the death rate of small businesses everywhere by bringing transparency, certainty, and efficiency to B2B commerce and financing.

Education Leaders and Advocates:

Nav is committed to bringing small business owners objective, actionable content for free. It regularly works with the U.S. Small Business Administration and local Small Business Development Centers to host educational presentations, webinars and more. Business owners can also follow Nav’s blog for weekly advice and tips.