CU Happenings – May 25, 2018
Avadian Credit Union receives recognition as one of the ‘Best Places to Work’
Avadian Credit Union was recently honored as one of the “Best Places to Work” by the Birmingham Business Journal. This award recognizes employers in the Birmingham area that have gone above and beyond to create an outstanding workplace environment.
Avadian was named one of the “Best Places to Work” based on a workplace survey to their Birmingham employee-base. The initiation of the survey and the collection of results was conducted by a third-party research company.
“We are delighted to receive such an honor,” said Linda Cencula, president and CEO of Avadian Credit Union. “To know our employees feel that we’ve created an exceptional work environment is the best accolade we could receive. We are so grateful to have such a talented and dedicated staff working to serve our members.”
A luncheon was held on May 10 to honor companies receiving the recognition. During the event, Avadian was recognized by placing third in the Large Company category.
LSCU hosts SAS Conference in Hollywood
The LSCU hosted a Small Asset Size (SAS) Credit Union Conference at Sun Credit Union in Hollywood, FL, providing insightful information on topics most important to smaller credit unions, as well as opportunities to network with peers.
Speakers included Phil Dolsaint, Office of Financial Regulation; SE Paula Rothman, National Credit Union Administration; Jordan Burroughs, political affairs manager, League of Southeastern Credit Union; Pete Pritts, Corporate America Credit Union; Juli Lewis, director, Southeastern Credit Union Foundation; Jim, Kasch, Canidae Consulting, Next Generation Consulting for Credit Unions; Art Wood Jr., vice president, lending, Connect Credit Union; and Tom Sakash, Small Credit Union advisor, Credit Union National Association.
Naheola Credit Union sponsors Demopolis Middle School All-A Trip
Naheola Credit Union demonstrated its commitment to education and the community by sponsoring the Demopolis Middle School All-A Trip on May 18. Naheola congratulated the students and wished them a great trip in recognition of their hard work during the school year.