CU Times 2017 Trailblazer Awards
CU Times is very honored to recognize the best the credit union community has to offer with our 12th annual Trailblazer Awards.
Hundreds of credit union professionals turn out each year for the CU Times Trailblazer Awards reception to help honor the top credit union professionals and volunteers. CU Times will host the 2017 reception on Tuesday, February 28, at the Renaissance in Washington, DC, during CUNA's Governmental Affairs Conference.
Deadline Extended to Oct. 17, 2016!
Nominate your picks for CEO, CFO, IT Executive, Marketing Executive, Lending Officer and Volunteer of the Year, as well as credit unions for Outstanding Political Action and Outstanding Service to the Underserved.
Trailblazer CEO of the Year Joe Thomas, Jr. saved a man from his burning HQ, executed and fine tuned his disaster recovery plan and achieved 50% loan growth last year.
Trailblazer Marketing Executive of the Year Willard Ross, from the $2.2 billion Coastal FCU, used video tellers to boost his CU's profile while streamlining operations.
Trailblazer Lending Executive of the Year Corey Miller grew consumer loans by almost 20% last year at the $831 million Northwest Community Credit Union.
Trailblazer CFO of the Year Jeff Merry has taken VolCorp beyond Solvent Five status to a merger surviving and financially thriving cooperative.
Trailblazer CEO of the Year Joe Thomas, Jr. saved a man from his burning HQ, fine tuned his recovery plan and achieved 50% loan growth.
Credit unions, volunteers, corporates, CUSOs and vendors have until Friday to nominate themselves, a co-worker or a colleague for this Credit Union Times annual award.
Past Trailblazer Award winners share their greatest concerns in 2014. Deadline to submit nominations for this year's contest is today.
WASHINGTON — Winners were feted and old friends greeted at Credit Union Times' Trailblazers reception Tuesday night at the GAC. (Photos by John Cooke)
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