Who We Are

Our Standards

Why Choose Us

Founded in 1992, Capital-Plus is proud to have served more than 1000 companies, funding over $1 billion in capital to emerging businesses nationwide.  

Our executive team boasts more than 100 years in combined experience - we are old and we've weathered more than a few economic cycles - benefit from our experience.  
We have very high standards for ourselves, our business, and our level of service.  We strive to build long lasting relationships with our clients and we structure each facility to reflect those intentions.   

Many of our clients have been with us for over 15 years, some have been with us since 1992.  We are proud of our clients and our long lasting relationships. 
Capital-Plus removes the hassles of balancing cash flow, provides access to working capital, and helps businesses achieve profitable growth.  

Receivable Financing is the oldest form of financing, and yet the most widely misunderstood.  Don't overlook a sophisticated management tool for your business.  Take control of your cash flow; CPI can help.

Our Team

Founder and CEO, Bob Setzer, is a senior executive with over 45 years experience managing change in complex organizations.  He has extensive experience in finance, asset management, and a strong financial controls background.
Prior to founding Capital-Plus in 1992, Mr. Setzer worked for fifteen years with Emerson Electric Co. and its affiliates.  In his last assignment for Emerson he served as President of Liebert Corporation, the world leader in computer support systems.   Earlier in his career he served as the Executive Vice President of Finance and Administration for the Ridge Tool Company in Elyria, Ohio and as the Vice President of Finance for Poulan/Weedeater Division of Emerson Electric in Shreveport, Louisiana.  

He earned a Bachelor of Science from The United States Military Academy at West Point in 1969.  He later served in the Infantry with the 82nd Airborne Division at Ft. Bragg, NC and the 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam as a combat infantry platoon leader, resigning in 1974 as a Captain. 

In 1976 he earned a Master of Business Administration from Cornell University with an emphasis in finance and operations research.  During his graduate studies he worked extensively with computer modeling and mathematical simulation.

Mr. Setzer is Chairman of the Board of Directors for Dexter Apache Holdings Inc, and Copperhead Digital Holdings, Inc.  He also served as a Director of The Hannah Neil Foundation, The World of Children Inc., 7Signal Systems Inc. and Amerilink Corporation. 

John P. Hopper


John has led the CPI Operations Team for 25 years. 

He is an experienced credit executive with more than 45 years in the credit and collection field. He has worked with accounts receivable management for the manufacturing, distribution and service industries in both domestic and international operating environments.

Prior to joining Capital-Plus, Inc., John served as Treasurer of Bulk Materials Inc., in Cleveland, Ohio. As Treasurer he established the credit, cash management and accounts receivable functions for this newly formed multi-million dollar holding company.

His previous work experience includes twelve years with The Ridge Tool Company in Elyria, Ohio where he was the Assistant Treasurer and Director of Credit.

Renée A. Tyack

Renée rejoined Capital-Plus in 2015 with a focus on increasing visibility for the company by providing educational opportunities, developing strategic partnerships, and continuing to coach emerging entrepreneurs on the various forms of financing available in todays’ market. She is passionate about helping local business owners take control of their cash flow and make educated decisions on how to finance their business through the various stages.

Mrs. Tyack developed her career over the past 20 years with KeyBank, Capital-Plus, First Hospitality Group, and The Chicago Hilton & Towers.  Her experience is rooted in customer service, entrepreneurial growth, small business finance, and business development.  She holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Denison University, with a concentration in Global Economics and French Language Studies, including a year of study at The Sorbonne, Paris IV.

Mrs. Tyack was featured in the 2009 Premiere Edition of The Women’s Book, was nominated in 2007 for Business First’s 40 Under 40, and received recognition for her service developing the local Key4Women program, while at KeyBank.  Today, Renee is a member of The Women Presidents’ Organization, The Ohio Tech Angel Fund, The International Factoring Association, and The Columbus Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners.