Credit union wariness about holding conferences in Las Vegas, California or Florida resort cities for fear of a public backlash or concern over budget expense may have finally ebbed, trade group planners reported this week.

It was nearly a year ago following the “St. Kitts” flap over a media ambush of CEOs at a CUES conference that major groups including NAFCU, CUNA and a host of vendors became skittish about scheduling meetings in resort settings as the economy tanked.


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