Hunt Valley, MD: Tom Gillespie, President of Access Receivables Management, a leading debt collector and receivables management firm serving enterprise companies and large organizations has joined The Forbes Finance Council, an invitation-only community for executives in financial services.

Gillespie was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his thirty plus years of experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honored to welcome Tom Gillespie into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Finance Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Council, Tom will connect and collaborate with other respected national leaders in a private forum. Tom will also be invited to share his expert insights in original business articles on, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

“Forbes has always been the go-to place for entrepreneurs and business owners to go for business advice and new ideas. I am grateful to be added to the Forbes Finance Council so that I can share my experience with others in the areas of debt collection and receivables management,” said Tom Gillespie.

About Access Receivables Management
Access Receivables Management is a nationally-licensed, woman-owned receivables management and commercial collection company specializing in first-party early-stage and third-party collection programs for the commercial lines insurance, general commercial, B2B, government, healthcare, higher education, logistics/transportation, tech and telecommunications industries.

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About Forbes Councils
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.

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