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About Us

The Collection Dept. is B2B AR collections company that tailors cost-effective engagements to where, when, how, and for how long you need the most impact. Whether you need a team, or want to strengthen your existing team, we’ll put decades of experience to work delivering results that replace your stress and strain with confidence and control.
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Leadership Team

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Cathy Sedacca
CEO & Cofounder
Cathy spent 25 years in the finance industry where she provided accounts receivable and inventory financing for companies facing cash flow problems. Most notably she co-founded Sage Business Credit in 2013, an accounts receivable and inventory finance company. Outside of work, Cathy enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 adult daughters.
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Al Sedacca
COO & Cofounder
Al has perfected the art of collections through 20 years of experience. He has worked in companies both large and small, public and private, and in a variety of industries. He is a player-coach who believes in having fun while getting things done. Outside of work Al enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and seeing live music.

Frequently Asked Questions

How quickly will we see results?

Typically, we can generate results as quickly as 30 days!

Will this hurt my client relationships?
The relationships you have with your customers are critical to your success and in some cases have been cultivated over many years. Our collectors are trained to be professional and courteous.
What if your calls don’t work?
Sometimes a balance is simply not collectable. There may be other options depending on your circumstances. We would be happy to discuss recovery resources.
How much will this cost?
Hiring The Collection Dept. will look and feel equivalent to a full- or part-time entry-level staff person without the benefits, PTO, performance review, and training.
Have other questions, concerns or comments?