Shelton, CT

Covering the Greater Tri-State Area, New England and the Great Lakes Region

The Shelton location is a full service marine loan production office. Experienced sales, credit, and loan processing staff are ready to assist you with all your marine financing needs. Unlike many of our competitors, you will work with the same office from application through funding of your loan. Whether a small center console or a multi-million dollar motor yacht, let our experience, expertise, and superior customer service assist you with all your marine financing needs.

Vincent S. Luzietti

VP and Regional Sales Manager

With more than 30 years of experience, Vinny is a veteran in the field of marine finance. He has been with Trident since 1999. He has established and maintained long-term relationships with buyers, dealers, brokers and manufacturers throughout the country. His sales territory includes the Tri-State region, New England and the Great Lakes region. Vinny is proud to be on the Board of Directors for the Boys & Girls Club of Lower Naugatuck Valley, and enjoys giving back to the community. He resides in Milford, Connecticut.

Robert P. Dunford

Director of Operations

Bob has been with Trident Funding since 2002 and has held positions in both business development/sales and credit underwriting. He has worked with clients across the country, but primarily assists boat buyers, new boat dealerships, and yacht brokers in NY and throughout New England.  He is currently the Vice President and board member of the National Marine Lenders Association and was recently named to Boating Industry Magazine’s “40 Under 40” list.  Bob is a graduate of St. Joseph University in Philadelphia, and currently resides in Shelton, Connecticut with his wife and three children.

Joseph F Connolly

Area Sales Representative

Joseph comes to Trident Funding with a strong background in international sales and marketing. He is a graduate of Western Connecticut State University where he studied Professional Writing with a focus in Journalism. Through his integrity, exceptional communication and problem solving skills Joseph will work to ensure the perfect placement for your boat and yacht loans. Stationed in the Shelton office, Joseph has a vast array of resources at his disposal and is eager to get you into the boat of your dreams!

In his spare time Joseph is a volunteer youth basketball coach who enjoys fishing, reading and collecting sports memorabilia.

1077 Bridgeport Ave.
Shelton, CT 06484