North Carolina last week became the latest state to achieve progress on allowing credit unions to start offering a “Save to Win” savings sweepstakes program.
WASHINGTON — More than 800 CU industry executives and volunteers gathered at the Grand Hyatt Hotel on Feb. 28 to honor the National Youth Involvement Board, former CUNA CEO Dan Mica and Rudy Hanley, longtime CEO of SchoolsFirst CU, with the Herb Wegner Awards for 2010.
The Maryland & DC Credit Union Association has been considering a possible merger with the New Jersey Credit Union League as Credit Union Times first reported last Thursday.
The Maryland/DC Credit Union Association, which since last year has been scouting for a new president/CEO, has also been looking at a possible merger with one of its Mid-Atlantic neighbor leagues.
The newly-formed Northwest Credit Union Association has named William Anderson, president/CEO of Mid Oregon FCU of Bend, as its new chairman and Debie Keesee, president/CEO of Spokane Media FCU, as vice chair.
The trend toward trade group consolidation picked up more steam last week with plans by the Arizona Credit Union League and Credit Union Associations of Colorado and Wyoming to merge.
The new Northwest Credit Union Association, combining the Oregon and Washington leagues, is ready to roll Jan. 1.
The "Northwest Credit Union Association" is the new name selected for the proposed new trade group merging the Washington and Oregon credit union leagues due to debut early next year, it was announced Thursday.
A credit union leader who arrived in the U.S. as a 14 year old political refugee has been recognized with the 2011 Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Lifetime Achievement.
The Washington and Oregon credit union leagues, preparing for a merger this November, scheduled a series of town hall meetings in August and September to provide member input on the consolidation plan.