Sponsors

Established in 1977, PSCU is the nation's leading credit union service organization (CUSO). PSCU’s products, financial services solutions and service model collectively support over 850 Owner credit unions representing more than 20 million credit, debit, prepaid, online bill payment and mobile accounts; protect over 2 billion transactions annually from fraud; and optimize credit union performance and growth. Comprehensive 24/7/365-member support is delivered through call centers located throughout the United States.


Allied Solutions is proud to be one of the nation’s leading providers of insurance, lending, and marketing solutions for financial institutions and other affinity organizations. We are focused on helping our clients grow their bottom line, protect their business and consumers, and evolve to stay ahead of the competition. We do this through five primary solution offerings:

-Enhance Revenue – products, services, and delivery methods to grow your revenue
-Expand Lending – technology and risk-based lending solutions
-Manage Risk – insurance tracking and recovery solutions for your lending collateral
-Improve Market Share – new products and services to stay ahead of the competition
-Engage Employees – benefit solutions and training and development resources

Contact us today at 800.826.9384. www.alliedsolutions.net
  AGP Digital Marketing is a full-service Digital Marketing Agency based in Southern-California that specializes in helping credit unions of all sizes maximize their marketing dollars by using cutting edge technology and proven marketing strategies. Their corporate site is located at www.StudioAGP.com

Ken Bator is the founder of Bator Training & Consulting, Inc. and the Police Officers’ Credit Union Association. He has 25 years of credit union experience and in helping organizations create environments where employees actually want to come to work and members want to keep coming back!

As a facilitator for training and strategic planning sessions and an expert in brand concept, culture building and management, Ken has helped hundreds of institutions since 2001. In addition to his career of working with managers and entrepreneurs, he has also served as an executive of three different credit unions throughout the United States and has assisted many small- to medium-sized businesses to reach new levels of effectiveness.

Ken is also the author of The Formula for Business Success = B+C+S and The Strategic Planning Workbook and Guide for Financial Institutions. His articles have appeared in many trade publications including The Credit Union Journal, Lifestyle Entrepreneur, CU Business Magazine, and ABA Bank Marketing. Born and raised in Chicago, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance and an MBA in Entrepreneurship from DePaul University as well as a Certificate in Integrated Marketing from the University of Chicago.
  Break Ice Marketing helps connect credit unions with hard-to-reach members through marketing, branding and creative solutions.

Marketing that moves mountains.

Break Ice Marketing provides a variety of marketing services for credit unions of all sizes. Services include: marketing strategy, digital, collateral and event displays.

Branding that speaks volumes.

Break Ice Marketing helps you create exceptional branding so that members know the promise that you deliver. Services include: logos, brand strategy, guidelines and training.

Creative that shines brightly.

Every credit union has a story to tell. We help communicate yours in a way that influences, inspires and builds trust. Services include: creative strategy, copywriting and graphic design.

Visit www.breakicemarketing.com for more information.
  Rapid innovation, demanding regulations and increased transactional complexity continue to challenge financial institutions striving to deliver on evolving industry trends while maintaining integrity for stakeholders. As a result, management seeks help and collaboration from not just a CPA, but a trusted advisor with critical industry knowledge.

Doeren Mayhew’s Financial Institutions Group is comprised of cross-functional professionals delivering industry-focused expertise to more than 350 institutions across the nation. This group of trusted advisors assists a wide range of financial organizations in assessing opportunities, managing risk and delivering stakeholder value. Further, our clients benefit from every member of our group possessing distinctive training and experience in at least one or more of our 10 technical specialty areas.

Technical Specialty Areas:
1.   Audit and assurance
2.   Internal audit
3.   Information technology assurance
4.   Regulatory compliance
5.   Enterprise risk management
6.   Lending portfolio reviews
7.   Merger advisory
8.   Business valuations
9.   Fraud forensic investigation services
10. Tax services
Founded in 1982 and based in Irondale, Alabama, Corporate America Credit Union is a dedicated, not-for-profit financial cooperative governed by a board of directors elected from and by our member-owner credit unions. Corporate America serves nearly 500 credit unions across the nation and seeks to add value to member credit unions by providing access to a comprehensive list of products and services including investments, liquidity solutions, and correspondent services such as ACH, item processing, and remote deposit capture. Our priority is serving the needs of our member-owners to help ensure their future success. For more information, call (800) 292-6242 or visit www.corpam.org.
  Stearns Lending, LLC., dba CU Partners, is recognized as the outsourcing partner of choice by the credit union industry. Our genuine contributions to our partners' goals transform ideas into substantial and profitable business solutions. The tools we provide our credit union clients enable them to compete for a greater share of their members' mortgage business.