Local credit union earns 6 national marketing awards


Community First, a Division of Your Neighbourhood Credit Union was recognized with 6 national marketing awards during the annual CCUA Conference – Marketing Association for Credit Unions’ (MACU) Strategic Marketing Conference in Toronto on Monday, April, 30th.

The Community First Marketing Team received awards for the Annual Report, Financial Education, Public & Community Relations, and a New Product Launch. Additionally, they received the $3000 Shoe String Trophy – awarded to the credit union that produced a full-service marketing campaign using only the resources of their in-house team. The award submissions were completed for the 2017 calendar year.

“We are thrilled for the success of our marketing team at the AIME Awards Gala,” says Kerry Hadad, Chief Executive Officer of Your Neighbourhood Credit Union. “2017 was such an important year for our credit union, achieving record growth numbers that were such a testament to our staff, including our marketing team. I could not be more proud of them for receiving 6 accolades at the national level.”

Attracting entries from credit unions across Canada, the AIME Awards recognize the best and brightest achievements in credit union marketing, advertising and communications.