Trailblazer IT Executive of the Year Nicole Bowen's disaster planning helped Fairfax County FCU recover quickly from a fire that destroyed the computer room.
Rural Washington credit union uses auto loans as a major tool for serving its farm-based membership.
Trailblazer CFO of the Year Jeff Merry has taken VolCorp well above and beyond the corporate crisis.
Trailblazer CEO of the Year Joe Thomas Jr. saved a man from his burning HQ and achieved 50% loan growth last year.
Deadline coming up for the next group of top industry award winners.
Credit Union Times will honor the 2014 winners at Trailblazer Award reception at GAC in Washington.
Purchase would mark fourth credit union takeover of bank in past year and a half.
WASHINGTON — Winners were feted and old friends greeted at Credit Union Times' Trailblazers reception Tuesday night at the GAC. (Photos by John Cooke)
Thomas Renz, president and chief development officer for the $32 million Commodore Perry FCU, didn’t decide to become an activist when he appealed the credit union’s 2011 exam. Instead, the Credit Union Times 2013 Political Action Trailblazer Award winner contended that he’s always been one.
If you ask Carroll Beach his age, he’ll likely request a little clarity. “Is that chronologically or mentally? Chronologically, I’m 73. Mentally, I try to be aware of the new changes. I like to be aware and adapt. If you don’t do that, it will make your life miserable,” Beach suggested.