Miracle Jeans Day and the “Denim and Diamonds” Credit Unions for Kids Auction are among highlights today at Convention.
Highlights of the first full day of the NWCUA’s 2012 Convention include a keynote address from Rabobank’s Arnold Kuijpers, the grand opening of the trade show, and a panel discussion with representatives from the Canadian credit union movement, all capped by the Credit Unions for Kids auction in the evening.
The NWCUA’s 2012 Convention and Annual Business Meeting kicks off today, with first-day highlights including the Annual Business Meeting and the presentation of the Advocacy Awards.
Twenty-four credit union compliance pros from the Northwest are spending the week at CUNA Regulatory Compliance School in Anaheim, Calif., a week-long course designed to give attendees a thorough understanding of the credit union regulatory environment.
A five-alarm fire that destroyed a vacant hotel in North Portland early Sunday morning will have no impact on the NWCUA’s 2012 Convention and Annual Business Meeting. Lodging on the Convention site is full, but new overflow options are available for attendees.
Payments are the key to the future of credit unions, according to one of the keynote speakers at the upcoming NWCUA 2012 Convention and Annual Business Meeting. Jeff Russell presents a riveting case for staying competitive.
Wednesday, Oct. 3, is Miracle Jeans Day at the NWCUA 2012 Convention and Annual Business Meeting. For a $20 donation to Credit Unions for Kids, attendees can wear jeans all day, along with a fundraising T-shirt that ties the whole promotion together.
More than 50 people attended a fundraiser for Rep. Jaime Herrera-Beutler, a credit union champion from Washington’s 3rd District. Fibre Federal Credit Union President and CEO Larry Hoff presented Herrera-Beutler with a $5,000 CULAC check.
The NCUA’s Buddy Gill will be on hand at the upcoming Volunteers’ Conference to discuss the NCUA’s role in credit union regulation. “We’re wide open,” he said. “This is the time to make suggestions.”
FinCEN will hold an informational webinar on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, to discuss the updated technical specifications for FinCEN’s new CTR and SAR and the recently released specifications for FinCEN’s new DOEP report.
Keeping the shine on credit unions following Bank Transfer Day and face-to-face dialog with state and federal regulators will highlight the first-ever Leadership Symposium Feb. 10 in Portland.
Repo Remarketing invites you to join them for a webinar on Nov. 16 entitled National Repossessions and Remarketing.
Several NWCUA chapters are planning their October chapter meetings, highlighted by a number that are working to raise money for various charities.
In the financial services cooperative world, there are many common threads: an emphasis on member service and social responsibility and the burden of over-regulation. Because these challenges can be even greater for small credit unions, the NWCUA will offer solutions at three regional roundtables.
There are lots of ways to stay plugged in during Convention. Stay tuned to the NWCUA Facebook page and Twitter feed for real-time updates, and use your smartphone to help navigate all the weekâ€™s events by downloading the Convention App.
Convention Attendees Offered Chance to Win Free Marketing Consultation With Nationally-Recognized Expert
Ron Rosenberg knows how to implement effective marketing campaigns, and he knows how to fix whatâ€™s not working. Rosenberg will share strategies and best practices during two NWCUA Convention breakout sessions, along with the chance to win an individualized consultation.
Convention speaker Susan Ershler has literally taken the 30,000-foot view. She has climbed to the top of the world in more ways than one. Her September 21 address takes a different approach than any other presentation being offered at the Tacoma gathering of northwest credit union leadership.
The Convention and Annual Business Meeting App is now available for your Android, Blackberry or iPhone. It guides Convention attendees to workshops relating to their professions, offers information on trade show exhibitors and provides information on keynote speakers.