Fibre Federal CU’s Shannon Cahoon Takes CUES Next Top CU Exec Competition

The Community Outreach Coordinator’s project to track the ROI on financial education investment put her over the top.

Two of Top Five in CUES Top CU Exec Contest Hail from Northwest

As the finalist list moves from 15 to five, young credit union professionals from Oregon and Washington advanced.

Fibre Federal Earns ‘Healthiest’ Award for Third Consecutive Year

The recognition grades credit unions on key financial factors such as deposit growth, capitalization, and loan to reserve ratios.

Verity Nabs Spot on Top 100 Business List

Seattle Business Magazine selects the list that “every company wants to be on” and we talked to Verity about their spot on it.

Two NW Entries Make Top 15 in CUES Next Top CU Exec Competition

What began as more than 200 young credit union leaders at the beginning of the nomination process has made it to the next round.

Fibre Federal and NW Priority CU Home to Candidates for 2016 CUES Next Top Credit Union Executive Search

The competition is hosted by CUES, in partnership with DDJ Myers and Currency, and features several phases of competition.

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Card Loyalty 2.0: What’s On the Horizon for Credit Unions

NWCUA Strategic Link partner CSCU talks about the evolution of loyalty programs in the digital age.

Top Directors Contribute Combined 70 Years of Service to Credit Unions

Credit union board accomplishments were celebrated during the recent Northwest Credit Union Association’s Directors Conference. Honors presented included the Distinguished Impact, Director of the Year and Advocate of the Year awards.

Canada’s First FinTech Conference This Week in Vancouver

The conference offers a look at the cutting edge of financial innovation and a glimpse of what’s to come, featuring top thinkers in the fintech space.

CU Mobile Apps Launched to Meet Demands of Mobile Age

Mobile app solution allows members to carry their credit union with them 24/7.

Northwest Credit Unions Bring Home Top Marketing Honors

Gesa Credit Union wins Best of Show and 13 Northwest credit unions win a total of 48 Diamond Awards for excellence in marketing and business development.

CU Direct Announces $60k in Donations to CMN Hospitals, up From $20k

Doernbecher will receive $5,000, with Fibre Federal and Unitus Community Credit Union tapped to co-present the donation.

Credit Unions Top Banks in Customer Satisfaction

The American Customer Satisfaction Index shows credit unions on top in financial services, while satisfaction with banks falls due to rising fees.

Six Oregon Credit Unions Among Top 100 Nonprofits to Work For

Oregon Business Magazine listed six credit unions in their sixth annual list of the 100 best Oregon nonprofits to work for.

Continuity: The Missing Ingredient in Most CEO Succession Plans

Succession planning is a key opportunity for all credit unions. CUNA Mutual Group shares some key steps that can transform your credit union from a training ground for other organizations’ leaders into a place where top talent wants to stay and take the reins.

Make Your Reservations for Amplify; Speaker Lineup Includes National Political, Marketing and Innovation Experts

Amplify Convention’s speaker lineup includes one of the nation’s leading elections analysts, an academically recognized “futurist,” a consumer behavioral expert and a credit union movement branding guru.

Credit Union Movement to Honor Advocates, Accomplished Professionals and Community Impact on Stage at Amplify October 7-9

Passion, commitment, advocacy and community involvement set cooperative credit unions apart in the financial services world. The NWCUA is accepting 2014 Summit, CUNA, Chapter and Advocacy award nominations through noon on Sunday, July 20.

Australia’s Gold Coast to Host Professionals from 50 Countries at World Credit Union Conference

Credit union executives and volunteers from more than 50 countries will gather on Australia’s Gold Coast for World Council’s 2014 World Credit Union Conference in July.