Northeast Credit Union announces a prestigious award
04/28/2014 11:46 AM
It has been a busy spring for Northeast Credit Union. The credit union, headquartered in Portsmouth with 15 branches throughout the state of New Hampshire, recently announced that its marketing team has been honored with a prestigious award and an appointment to a leading credit union industry council.
In recognition of outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry, Northeast Credit Union was the recent recipient of a Diamond Award. The award was presented by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing & Business Development Council, a national network comprised of over 1,100 credit union marketing and business development professionals. The credit union won the Community/PR/One-Time Event category for its Golden Ticket campaign that celebrated the opening of its newest branch location in Concord. "The Diamond Award competition is the most prestigious competition for excellence in marketing and business development in the credit union industry," said Michelle Hunter, Chair of the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council, and SVP of Marketing & Development at Credit Union of Southern California. "Credit unions that receive these awards should be extremely proud of their accomplishments and know that their work represents the very best examples of creativity, innovation, relevance, and execution. The Diamond Awards are not easily earned and the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council is proud to honor those who are deserving of this recognition."
Andrea Pruna, Vice President of Marketing for Northeast Credit Union was also recently appointed to the North American Automotive Marketing Council for CU Direct, the nation’s leading provider of lending, automotive and strategic solutions to the credit union industry. “The mission of the council is to foster the creation of proactive solutions that meet the evolving needs of consumers, credit unions and the automotive industry, as well as to enhance support of CU Direct’s credit union partner base, and generate increased loan growth for member credit unions,” stated Marci Francisco, senior director, automotive marketing & business development at CU Direct. For her part, Andrea Pruna noted, "I feel privileged to join this dynamic team of credit union professionals, as we work together in helping our peers develop products and services that help them generate more loans, while effectively managing the indirect channels.”
About Northeast Credit Union
Northeast Credit Union (NECU) is a leading not-for-profit, cooperative financial services organization owned by its members. NECU offers an array of financial services, to include: competitive financing rates, checking and savings, retirement planning, online banking and bill pay, mortgages, home equity loans, and business services. NECU currently has over $970 million in assets and serves over 100,000 members at branches in Berlin, Concord, Conway, Dover, Exeter, Gorham, Lebanon, Lee, Manchester, Merrimack, Northwood, Plymouth, Portsmouth, the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, and Rochester. For more information about choosing the right financial product or service, please visit www.necu.org or call 1-888-436-1847. This credit union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration. Equal Housing Opportunity.