RewardStream launches third program for First West Credit Union

New program further expands RewardStream’s position in financial services.

VANCOUVER, BC (August 25, 2016) — RewardStream Solutions Inc., (“RewardStream” or the “Company”), (TSX-V: REW and Frankfurt: JL4L, WKN Number A2APX1) a world leader in automated referral marketing solutions has announced the launch of the Referral Perks program for members of First West Credit Union doing business through the Island Savings division. First West Credit Union operates the most geographically expansive credit union branch network in British Columbia, Canada, and has nearly $11 billion in assets under administration.

“We’re very pleased to be continuing to grow our relationship with First West and their divisions, including Envision Financial, Valley First, and now Island Savings,” said Rob Goehring, Chief Executive Officer of RewardStream. “Credit unions are enjoying their highest rates of customer satisfaction ever, and as a result are ideally positioned to generate membership growth through referrals. We are proud to support Island Savings and their commitment to growing First West’s member base by having their happy First West members share the message.”

Island Savings members can refer their friends and family members to become new members of First West credit union through the Referral Perks program on the Island Savings web site. Members can refer more than once, and can earn up to $250 in a calendar year for successful referrals, all powered by RewardStream’s highly successful referral marketing platform.

“First West, through our Island Savings division, is pleased to be able to offer these rewards to our members,” said Ashok Gupta, VP of Marketing Strategy at First West. “We’ve enjoyed great success with our Referral Perks programs for both our Envision Financial and Valley First divisions, and we’re now pleased to extend the program to our valued First West members at Island Savings.”

RewardStream is the leading provider of automated referral marketing software for telecommunication, financial services and e-commerce organizations and delivers one of the lowest cost methods for acquiring new customers.

First West members served by the Island Savings division can find more information about Referral Perks at the Island Savings website here.

About RewardStream

Founded in 1999, RewardStream pioneered the referral marketing space, having launched our first referral marketing specific software in 2003. We specialize in the tactical execution of referral marketing programs that help brands to acquire, engage, and retain their most valuable stakeholders – customers. By utilizing an innovative blend of marketing insight and proprietary technology, RewardStream turns an existing customer base into a powerful new sales channel for all of our clients.

About First West Credit Union

First West Credit Union offers members the financial strength, comprehensive product selection and extended branch network of a large financial institution while maintaining local brand identities and a unique grassroots approach to service. Led by Launi Skinner, First West is British Columbia’s third-largest credit union with nearly $11 billion in assets under administration, nearly 250,000 members and more than 1,700 employees. It operates 54 branches throughout the province under the Envision Financial, Valley First, Enderby & District Financial and Island Savings divisions. Visit for more information.


RewardStream Solutions Inc.
2985 Virtual Way Vancouver
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Vancouver, BC Canada V5M 4X7

Rob Goehring, CEO
(877) 692-0040

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