CUNA technology conference to present awards at annual conference

April 7, 2015



Vicki Christner – CUNA Communications; (202) 508-6754;
Julie Lang – CUNA Councils; (800) 356-9655 x4018;

Madison, Wis. (April 7, 2015) – The CUNA Technology council will present Excellence in Technology Awards to credit unions implementing new and innovative technologies at their annual conference in Orlando Florida, September 27-30, 2015.  

“It was a great honor for our credit union to be recognized for our achievement,” says John Madsen, VP of Technology, Consumers Credit Union. “The award, and the participants, show that creativity and innovation in the credit union movement is alive and thriving.”  

“More and more credit unions are utilizing new and creative technologies to streamline their processes and make things easier for their members,” says Alex Barker, CUNA Technology Council Communications Committee Chair. “The Excellence in Technology Awards reward credit unions for their advancements and achievements in technology. However, the awards aren’t just about rewarding innovation. They’re about exposing credit unions, nationwide, to top-notch approaches that put their members first.”  

This year Excellence Awards will be granted for:

  • Technology Infrastructure
  • Information Security/Privacy
  • Member Service/Convenience
  • Sales Management/Marketing Automation
  • Leadership
  • Miscellaneous  

The winning credit unions must attend the CUNA Technology Council Conference, September 27-30 in Orlando, Florida to receive their award. Winners will receive one complimentary registration to the conference and will be featured in a CUNA press release, in CUNA News Now and on the CUNA Technology Council website.   

Applications are due July 31, 2015. Learn more, register for the conference and apply for an award at  

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About CUNA Technology Council:
The CUNA Technology Council is a member-led organization of credit union technology professionals dedicated to sharing information with its members and promoting the advancement of credit union technology. The CUNA Technology Council is one of six CUNA Councils, a network of more than 6,400 credit union professionals. For more information, visit

About CUNA Councils:
CUNA Councils is a member-led organization dedicated to connecting passionate people, great ideas, original content and relevant resources to find solutions and inspire achievement through the power of peer collaboration. CUNA Councils serves six areas of credit unions including lending, marketing and business development, finance, human resources and training development, technology and operations, sales and service. For more information, visit