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Bullock named 2017 CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec

MADISON, WI (October 12, 2017) — Geoff Bullock, financial education specialist with $1.1B Firefly Credit Union, Burnsville, Minn., United States, was named the 2017 CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec (NTCUE) this morning. Bullock’s project about bridging the financial gap for adoptive families ...

Vote now for 2017 CUES® Next Top Credit Union Exec

MADISON, WI (October 11, 2017) — Who will advance from our five Finalists to become the CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec? That’s up to YOU. Watch the live streamed presentations by our Finalists on October 11 starting at 12:15 p.m. Pacific ...

CUES® Next top Credit Union Exec judges announced

MADISON, WI (September 21, 2017) — The judges for the 2017 CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec competition have been announced: Deedee Myers, Ph.D., CEO of DDJ Myers, challenge sponsor and Silver CUESolutions provider for their succession planning, executive recruitment and leadership coaching services, ...

Apply now for CUES® CEO Institute Scholarship

MADISON, WI (September 19, 2017) — Applications are now being accepted for CUES CEO Institute Scholarship. The scholarship provides one-third of the registration fee for all three years of the institute. Active CUES members who are full-time paid credit union executives committed to attending the ...

CUES® recognizes summer 2017 CEO Institute graduates

MADISON, WI (September 14, 2017) — CUES is pleased to recognize 26 credit union executives who recently completed all three years of its prestigious executive education program, CEO Institute. In addition, 18 of the graduates earned their Certified Chief Executive (CCE) designation, signifying their ongoing ...

CUES® announces Strategic Innovation Institute™ graduates

MADISON, WI (September 12, 2017) — CUES® is pleased to congratulate the credit union industry leaders who recently completed Strategic Innovation Institute and earned the prestigious Certified Innovation Executive (CIE) designation. They join a significant number of previous attendees of the institute who have also ...

CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec finalists announced

MADISON, WI (August 24, 2017) — The judges’ results are in! The five Finalists for the 2017 CUES® Next Top Credit Union Exec challenge are: Geoff Bullock, 33, Financial Education Specialist, Firefly Credit Union, Burnsville, Minnesota, United States Derek Fuzzell, 31, Vice President-Finance, Northwest FCU, ...

Introducing CUES 2017 Exceptional Leader, Amy Downs, CCE

MADISON, WI (August 9, 2017) — CUES is pleased to announce Amy Downs, CCE, senior vice president/chief operating officer of $263 million Allegiance Credit Union, Oklahoma City, as the recipient of the 2017 CUES Exceptional Leader award. She will be honored at CUES’ CEO/...

Fifteen CUES® Next Top Credit Union Exec applicants advance

MADISON, WI (July 12, 2017) — Public voting has ended and CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec (NTCUE) has announced its Top 15 applicants for 2017. The NTCUE competition–held in partnership with DDJ Myers and powered by Currency–searches for emerging leaders age 35 ...

CUES® recognizes 2017 Mergers & Acquisitions Institute graduates

MADISON, WI (June 30, 2017) — CUES is pleased to recognize the executives and directors who recently completed CUES’ Mergers & Acquisitions Institute. Attendees of this graduate-level program learned directly from distinguished University of Chicago Booth School of Business faculty. “Like our other institutes, CUES’ ...

Vote now for the 2017 CUES® Next Top Credit Union Exec

MADISON, WI (June 28, 2017) — Who will advance to the Top 15 in the CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec challenge? That’s up to YOU. Nineteen young, emerging leaders from within the credit union industry created video applications to compete for 2017 CUES ...

CUES® recognizes 2017 CUES Governance Leadership Institute graduates

MADISON, WI (June 26, 2017) — CUES is pleased to recognize 40 credit union board members and executives who recently completed CUES Governance Leadership Institute. All have earned the distinguished Certified Credit Union Director (CCD) designation, bringing the number of credit union executives and directors ...