Trailblazers do things differently and successfully, and avoid internal inertia.
A look at this year's winners and those who attended the event at the Renaissance Washington hotel on Feb. 25.
WASHINGTON — A highlight of the GAC each year is the reception for the Credit Union Times 2014 Trailblazer Award winners.
Trailblazer Marketing Executive of the Year Willard Ross from Coastal FCU video tellers to boost his CU's profile while streamlining operations.
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 CEO of the Year Joe Thomas, Jr. saved a man from his burning HQ, fine tuned his recovery plan and achieved 50% loan growth.
Lawyer trust account parity bill would enable credit unions to compete, expand services.
From being able to compete with banks to assuring business members that their funds are insured, there could be several long-term benefits for credit unions if a bill involving insurance coverage becomes law.
The $2.1 billion, 188,800-member Coastal Federal Credit Union in Raleigh, N.C. has added check capture by smartphone.
Coastal Federal Credit Union has launched a credit card aimed at helping members finance purchases of big ticket items such as appliances and furniture.