CUES Press Archives

Sponem Appointed to CUES Board of Directors

MADISON, WI (September 12, 2013) -- The Credit Union Executives Society is pleased to announce that Kim Sponem, CEO/president of Summit Credit Union, Madison, Wis., has accepted an appointment to serve on the CUES Board of Directors effective Oct. 1. “Kim will be a ...

CUES Board Members Elected by Acclamation

MADISON, WI (September 5, 2013) -- The Credit Union Executives Society congratulates three board members who have each been elected for a three-year term. Two are incumbents:  Chair Teresa Y. Freeborn, president/CEO of Xceed Financial Credit Union, El Segundo, Calif.; and Vice Chairman/Chairman-Elect ...

2013 CUES Golden Mirror Awards winners announced

MADISON, WI (August 19, 2013) -- The Credit Union Executives Society is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Golden Mirror Awards competition. This year, 426 entries were received; 152 earned awards for marketing excellence. Four entrants garnered top honors: - GMA Pinnacle Award —...

Credit Union Executive Compensation Increases for Fourth Consecutive Year

MADISON, WI (August 2, 2013) -- The Credit Union Executives Society is pleased to announce the 2013 CUES Executive Compensation Survey summary is now available. Four hundred forty three credit unions participated in the survey, offering representative compensation data for 14 executive-level positions. The data ...

Fifteen CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec Applicants Advance

MADISON, WI (July 31, 2013) -- Public voting has ended and CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec has announced its Top 15 applicants for 2013. CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec challenge – offered by the Credit Union Executives Society (CUES) is held in conjunction with ...

CUES Names 2013 Exceptional Leader Award Recipient

MADISON, WI (July 29, 2013) -- The Credit Union Executives Society is pleased to announce William “Willy” K. Kelsey, CSE, CCE, EVP/Chief Operations Officer, Texas Trust Credit Union, Mansfield, Texas, as its 2013 CUES Exceptional Leader award winner. He will be honored at CUES’ ...

Vote Now for CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec

MADISON, WI (July 22, 2013) -- Who will advance to the Top 15 in the Next Top Credit Union Exec challenge, in partnership with DDJ Myers ( http://www.ddjmyers.com/ )? That’s up to YOU. Twenty-nine young, emerging leaders from within the credit union industry ...

2013 CUES Golden Mirror Awards Winners Selected

MADISON, WI (July 1, 2013) Credit Union Executives Society is pleased to announce the 2013 CUES Golden Mirror Awards winners. The Golden Mirror Awards are presented annually to individuals who exemplify marketing excellence in a variety of categories, including business development, digital marketing and social ...

CUES Recognizes 2013 CEO Institute Graduates

MADISON, WI (June 5, 2013) The Credit Union Executives Society is pleased to recognize 28 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, ...

John M. Pembroke Joins CUES as SVP/COO

MADISON, WI (May 2, 2013) The Credit Union Executives Society (CUES) is pleased to announce John M. Pembroke has joined the team as Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer. Pembroke comes to CUES from CW Financial, Silver Spring, Md., where he was Chief Operating Officer. ...

CUES, MNA Announce “Catch ‘Em Doin’ it Right” Contest Winner

MADISON, WI — The Credit Union Executives Society and Michael Neill & Associates, Inc., Atlanta, congratulate Cheryl Wood, Assistant Manager, and Chris Ferguson, AVP/Retail Delivery, from FORUM Credit Union in Indianapolis, who won $1,000 in the “Catch ‘Em Doin’ it Right” contest. Chris caught ...