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Welcome, from Your Association’s PR, Marketing, and Communications Team

The alliance between Idaho, Oregon, and Washington credit unions makes sense for the movement. We’re pleased to share new resources with your marketing team.

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2017 Spectrum Marketing Award Submission Window About to Open

Marketers: Get your best campaigns and examples together. Submissions will be taken starting January 3 for the awards which honor the best in credit union marketing, public relations, and other communications.

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2016 Spectrum Awards Recognize Best Marketing from Northwest Credit Unions

NWCUA’s Spectrum Awards recognized the best of marketing, public relations, and communications by Northwest credit unions late last week. Thirty-nine awards were presented following dinner and drinks in a packed Hotel Monaco ballroom full of nominees from around the Northwest.

Judges Approve 39 Spectrum Marketing Awards

Eighteen Northwest credit unions are getting welcoming news from the Northwest Credit Union Association this week—they’ve won Spectrum Marketing Awards. The honors will be presented in Portland April 7, with the Marketers Conference scheduled the following day.

Outstanding Credit Union Marketing Efforts Honored at Spectrum Awards

Northwest credit unions were celebrated by their peers for outstanding marketing efforts in branding, broadcast, new media, and more.

Winners are in for 2015 Spectrum Awards

The Spectrum Awards, honoring the best in Northwest credit union marketing, will be presented at the culmination of the Association’s Marketers’ One-Day Conference.

Stage Set for Marketers’ Conference, Spectrum Awards Dinner May 7

“Why should I bank with you?” is a question consumers are asking, and credit union marketers will find some new answers at the Northwest Credit Union Association Marketers’ Conference in Portland May 7. An interactive workshop and out-of-the-box field trip are part of the scenario.

Enter Your Communications, PR, Marketing for Spectrum Awards

Awards featuring excellence in PR, marketing, communications will be announced this May. Entries open now.

Entry Deadline Nears for 2014 Spectrum Awards in Marketing, Advertising, Branding & PR

Credit union marketers have until midnight on Monday, March 17, to submit their entries for the 2014 Spectrum Awards, which honor the Northwest’s best efforts in branding, advertising, public relations, community outreach and more. The awards will be presented May 8 at the NWCUA’s annual Marketers’ Conference.

Credit Union Marketers Honored at Spectrum Awards Dinner

The best of marketing, public relations and communications by Northwest credit unions was celebrated at the 2013 Spectrum Marketing Awards dinner in Portland Wednesday evening. More than 40 awards were presented at a dinner attended by more than 90 credit union professionals and business partners.

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Spectrum Awards Judges have Spoken

Judges have finished scoring a record 108 entries into the Spectrum Marketing Awards program, and winners are being notified this week. Spectrum Award and Honorable Mention winners will be honored during the Marketers’ Conference in Portland May 8-9.

Credit Unions Find Success Marketing with Consumers in Mind

With the early-entry deadline for the 2013 Spectrum Marketing Awards just 10 days away, O Bee’s Lee Wojnar, whose credit union won “Best of Show” honors in 2011, discussed some of the keys to successful marketing efforts for credit unions: “You have to make it relevant for the user.”

Attention Marketers: Submit Your Best Work to Spectrum Awards Program

The 2013 Spectrum Marketing Awards program will honor the most remarkable credit union marketing and public relations efforts of the past 18 months. The awards will be presented at a dinner event during the Marketers’ Conference in Portland in May.

Spectrum Marketing Awards Program Issues Call-to-Entry

The region’s best credit union marketing will be showcased in the Spectrum Awards Program. New categories and an 18-month eligibility period highlight the call-to-entry announced this week by the NWCUA.

Credit Unions Strut Their Stuff at 2011 NWCUA Convention

This Awards Roundup has the skinny on everyone who took home hardware at the 2011 NWCUA Convention and Annual Business Meeting.

Spectrum Awards Judging Wraps Up

Credit Union communicators in Oregon and Washington should expect a notice in their email soon announcing whether they will receive an award at the 2011 Spectrum Marketing and Communications Award luncheon September 22 during the NWCUA Convention & Annual Business Meeting.

Final Day for Spectrum Marketing Award Submissions

The deadline for the Spectrum Marketing Awards is tomorrow, July 15. Rush to get in your final submissions!

Spectrum Awards Deadlines Extended

Two week extension will allow time to prepare and refine Marketing & Communications entries.