UW Credit Union Wins Two Star of Madison Awards

MADISON, WI (September 11, 2013) — UW Credit Union has received the Best Credit Union honor and was tied for the Best Bank distinction in the reader-voted Star of Madison Awards, presented by Capital Newspapers.

President & CEO Paul Kundert attributes the awards to employees’ ability to listen to members’ needs. “Our members are at the heart of everything we do,” said Kundert. “I’m proud to be a part of this organization that’s primary mission is putting members’ best interests first.”

From June 11 through June 24, readers of, The Wisconsin State Journal, The Capital Times and 77 Square voted on their favorite service providers in five major categories. UW Credit Union was voted number one in two financial categories in Personal & Professional Services.

“I also want to thank all our members who voted for us,” said Kundert.

To see a full list of winners, visit To learn more about UW Credit Union, visit

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UW Credit Union is a growing, federally insured financial institution and a leading provider of a full range of financial services to University of Wisconsin communities. UW Credit Union’s 426 employees serve the financial needs of more than 185,000 members through world-class technology systems, and through a convenient network of 22 branch locations and over 100 ATMs. With assets totaling more than $1.6 billion, UW Credit Union is ranked nationally among the leading credit unions. Founded 80 years ago by members of the University of Wisconsin community, UW Credit Union continues to operate as a not-for-profit, member-owned financial cooperative with locations in the Madison, Milwaukee, Stevens Point, Green Bay, Oshkosh and Whitewater areas. Visit UW Credit Union at to learn more.

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