Achieva named Best Place to Work

Growing credit union makes workplace list four years in a row

DUNEDIN, FL (April 13, 2016) — Achieva Credit Union is not only a great place for banking; it also a wonderful place to work. This week the community-minded credit union won the No. 1 spot in the Tampa Bay Times ranking of “Top 100 Workplaces.”

Dunedin-based Achieva has steadily moved up the workplace rankings four years in a row, with three years in the top 10 list alongside the area’s most-respected hotels, banks, law firms, resorts, sports teams and charitable organizations. This year, the growing credit union won first place for mid-sized companies.

“A wonderful banking experience starts with the employees,” said Achieva Chief Executive Officer Gary Regoli. “That’s why we do all we can to attract, develop and retain the best employees. This award is a tribute to the dedication everyone at Achieva has to make this a wonderful place to work.”

Achieva has more than 350 employees and 24 branches across the wider Tampa Bay and Sarasota region, serving more than 140,000 members. Among the superior benefits of working at Achieva:

  • 18 paid days off in the first year and 12 paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Computer purchase incentive
  • Health dental, life and disability insurance
  • Excellent 401k plan
  • Fitness reimbursement program and excellent working hours

Fast-growing Achieva Credit Union has long served the wider Tampa Bay region and now serves members who live or work in Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and Sarasota Counties.

Achieva has been an innovator in financial services, acquiring traditional bank branches to expand access for new members, and investing in the latest technology to enhance the credit union experience.

Achieva is among the first wave of financial institutions to deploy new credit and debit cards with EMV “chip card” technology for more secure transactions, and Achieva now offers the Apple Pay service, allowing members to make purchases via their iPhones and Apple iWatches.

About Achieva Credit Union

Achieva Credit Union was founded in 1937 in Pinellas County. Today, it is rated a Superior 5-Star credit union by Bauer Financial and has more than $2.7 billion in assets and 25 branches serving more than 160,000 members. Anyone who lives or works in Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Monroe, Pasco, Pinellas, and Sarasota Counties, or whose family member has an Achieva Credit Union account can bank with Achieva. For more information, visit


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