14) Further review of Komatsu reveals that there is not a dealership within Santa Barbara County. The closest dealership is in Bakersfield, which is impractical for ongoing service of equipment. Komatsu is eliminated as an option.
3) From the CFMA site, Stephanie accesses Building Profits magazine, which is targeted to financial managers of construction companies. She uses this resource to research companies, brands, financial treatment and financing options for capital equipment.