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Vicki Christner – CUNA Communications; (202) 508-6754; firstname.lastname@example.org
Cheryl Sorenson – CUNA Councils; (800) 356-9655 ext. 4393; email@example.com
Madison, Wis. (January 23, 2015) – CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council announced its collaboration with Mills Marketing on The Pitch, an initiative to showcase big thinking, bold ideas and forward-looking credit unions. The winning credit union will receive $10,000 and the opportunity to work with Mills Marketing to bring its idea to life.
“We’re thrilled to be working with Mills Marketing for The Pitch,” said Hilary Reed, SVP at Inspire CU and chair of the 2015 Marketing & Business Development Council Conference. “It’s important that we provide the best resources to our credit unions and Mills Marketing’s style, professionalism and financial services expertise will add tremendous value to the winning project.”
Mills Marketing, founded in 1957, is an award-winning marketing firm that works exclusively with clients in the financial industry. Their experience working with community banks and credit unions makes them the ideal sponsoring agency for The Pitch.
Mills Marketing prides themselves on cost-efficiency, coordination and communication with clients and being ahead of the learning curve, thus saving credit unions valuable time and resources.
“We are honored to have been chosen as the marketing firm to work with the winner. We look forward to not only seeing the innovative submissions, but helping the winner execute a successful campaign,” stated Mills Marketing president, Sarah Bacehowski.
The winning credit union will be announced at the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council Conference, March 25-28, 2015 in Las Vegas.
Learn more about The Pitch at training.cuna.org/the-pitch. More information on Mills Marketing can be found at http://www.millsmarketing.com/.
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CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council
The CUNA Marketing &Business Development Council is a member-led community of marketing and business development professionals dedicated to providing relevant resources and tools essential for success to its members. The CUNA Marketing and Business Development Council is one of six CUNA Councils, a network of more than 6,200 credit union professionals. For more information, visit www.cunamarketingcouncil.org.
About Mills Marketing
Mills Marketing is the go-to agency for financial institutions across the country that are looking to re-brand, grow market share and strategize for better ROI. With 40 years of experience, a team of former bankers, PR specialists, social media experts and a compliance officer on staff, we have the team – and the expertise – to take financial marketing from good to great.