NACUSO’s Next Big Idea Competition Finalists announced and are scheduled to present in Las Vegas
NEWPORT BEACH, CA (March 15, 2023) — The National Association of Credit Union Services Organizations (NACUSO), the only trade association focused on growing and protecting the CUSO movement, has selected the finalists for the Next Big Idea Competition and are scheduled to present Tuesday, March 28th in Las Vegas.
The Next Big Idea Competition, our version of the popular TV Show “Shark Tank” is now in its eleventh year. This event was designed to showcase innovation, collaboration, and new solutions for our industry. We are excited to announce another year in which prize money will be awarded — $7,500 for first place, and $2,500 for second place courtesy of Co-op Solutions.
The finalists are BankSocial, Goalsetter, Harness FI, Mahalo Banking, and Quilo. The chosen contestants will get to present followed by questions from our guest judges. At the end of the presentations, the audience will vote to instantly select the first and second-place winners of NACUSO’s 2023 Next Big Idea Competition at the Wynn Las Vegas Resort. The first-place winner will also secure a presentation spot at the 2023 NASCUS State System Summit in Nashville, August 2023.
To learn more about the finalist or other important information on the Next Big Idea Competition
NACUSO (National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations) was formed in 1985 to help credit unions explore the use of CUSOs and the delivery of non-traditional products and services. Over the years, NACUSO’s focus has evolved to educating credit unions on the benefits of collaboration, helping credit unions find innovative collaborative partners & solutions, helping CUs form multi-owned CUSOs that help credit unions achieve economies of scale, risk reduction and obtain expertise, as well as being the collaboration focused regulatory & legislative advocate for CUSOs and their credit union owners.