Modell Financial Appoints Eric Modell President

Eric Modell was appointed president of jewelry pawnbrokers
Modell Financial, the company announced Feb. 10.

Founded in 1893, the company currently has ten locations in
New York City.

Current president Gerald Modell will assume the role of
chairman.

After working as a management consultant with
PricewaterhouseCoopers, Eric Modell joined Modell Financial ten years ago.  He currently serves as a director of the
National Pawnbrokers Association. In 2010, he was elected president of the
Collateral Loanbrokers Association of New York.