Kinecta Federal Credit Union recognized as Great Place to Work

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA (November 10, 2020) — Kinecta Federal Credit Union today announced it is Great Place to Work-Certified™ (GPW). To reach GPW certification, anonymous employee feedback was gathered, and a rigorous, data-driven methodology proved 89% of employees consistently have a positive experience at Kinecta, compared to 59% for a typical U.S.-based company.

“We’re proud to be a Great Place to Work-Certified™ company for the second year in a row,” said Keith Sultemeier, President and CEO of Kinecta. “The designation demonstrates our commitment to consistently creating a positive environment where our employees feel welcomed and valued. They in turn are more productive, drive better business results and create a positive experience for our members and the community.”

Of all the unique aspects of Kinecta’s culture, the survey showed that areas of strength were:

opportunity to make a difference, being treated fairly, care and concern for others and a fun and welcoming environment. The survey also revealed that Kinecta’s employee-driven volunteerism is appreciated, with 95% of Kinecta employees stating they feel good about ways to contribute to the community. In 2019, Team Kinecta volunteered more than 8,800 hours of their time at more than 180 community events and raised more than $650,000 for more than 150 charities.

About Kinecta Federal Credit Union

Headquartered in Manhattan Beach, California, Kinecta Federal Credit Union is one of the country's largest credit unions, with assets of $6.7 billion and more than 270,000 members from coast to coast. Banking the Southern California area for more than 80 years, with additional branches in New YorkNew JerseyNorthern California and Florida, Kinecta offers its members a full range of financial products from banking, lending and insurance to wealth management services. Kinecta has been recognized by the Mortgage Bankers Association as a recipient of its Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Residential Leadership Award, and received the Best of Show award granted by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Technology Council. Residents of Rochester, NY, voted Kinecta as a finalist for Best Credit Union in the Democrat & Chronicle's annual Rochester Choice Awards in 2022. Forbes awarded Kinecta as a top-ranked credit union in California on its America's Best Credit Unions in Each State 2022 List. Kinecta has 30 locations, and its members can use a network of more than 5,800 shared branches and access over 85,000 fee-free ATMs nationwide. For more information on Kinecta, visit the website and LinkedIn.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees around the world and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their unparalleled benchmark data is used to recognize Great Place to Work-Certified™ companies and the Best Workplaces™ in the U.S. and more than 60 countries, including the 100 Best Companies to Work For® and World’s Best list published annually in Fortune. To learn more, visit


Ryann Checchi
Interdependence PR

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