San Diego County Credit Union sponsors the 2016 San Diego Women’s Week

Week of events inspire, empower and connect attendees of all ages and professions

SAN DIEGO, CA (March 17, 2016)San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is a proud sponsor of the 7th Annual San Diego Women’s Week, held March 14 – 18, 2016 throughout North San Diego County. The week of events, organized by the North San Diego Business Chamber, is designed to inspire, empower and connect women of all ages and professions.

“We are honored to sponsor San Diego Women’s Week, a terrific event which helps to empower people in our community,” said Teresa Halleck, president and CEO of SDCCU. “SDCCU appreciates the great work that the North San Diego Business Chamber does to encourage both professional and personal growth and development through opportunities such as San Diego Women’s Week. This year’s week-long activities include a terrific speaker lineup which will enrich attendees with topics such as finances, health and business networking.”

Hundreds of women from San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties are expected to attend the week-long event. San Diego Women’s Week features speakers who discuss a wide variety of topics that have an impact on people’s lives. The 2016 keynote speakers include: Mallika Chopra, author and entrepreneur and daughter of Deepak Chopra; Padma Lakshmi, the host of the Emmy Award-winning, top-rated Bravo series Top Chef; Naomi Tutu, daughter of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who focuses on the responsibility of being human; Cohn Restaurant Group Executive Chef Deborah Scott, one of San Diego’s most renowned celebrity chefs; Kim Coles, actress, comedienne and author; and Amy Cuddy, a Harvard Business School professor and social psychologist who is known around the world for her 2012 TED Talk, which is the second-most viewed talk in TED’s history.

SDCCU’s own Executive Vice President of Human Resources, Michelle Pagni, will engage in a panel discussion at Friday’s Inspiration Conference titled “Breaking Barriers.” The Inspiration Conference is slated for Friday, March 18 at Harrah’s Resort Southern California. For more information, visit

About San Diego County Credit Union (SDCCU)

SDCCU is one of the nation’s top credit unions, proudly serving the financial needs of customers in Southern California counties including Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura. SDCCU has assets of over $12 billion, more than 433,000 customers, over 40 convenient branch locations and 30,000 surcharge-FREE ATMs. SDCCU provides breakthrough banking products that meet the demands of today’s lifestyle and delivers banking services that save customers money. SDCCU is leading the way, offering FREE Checking with eStatements, SDCCU mobile banking, mortgage loans, auto loans, Visa® credit cards and business banking services. Federally insured by NCUA. Equal Housing Opportunity. NMLS #580585.  For more information, visit


Nathan Schmidt
EVP, Chief Experience Officer & Digital Channels
San Diego County Credit Union
PO Box 261209, San Diego, CA 92196-1209
P: (858) 597-2504

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