The Cornerstone Credit Union League will hold its Marketing & Business Development Conference Sept. 3-5 in San Antonio. The conference is being held in conjunction with the League's Leadership Conference & Expo Sept. 5-7, also in San Antonio.
The Cornerstone Credit Union League will hold its Marketing & Business Development Conference Sept. 3-5 in San Antonio. The conference is being held in conjunction with the League’s Leadership Conference & Expo Sept. 5-7, also in San Antonio.
If you are planning to attend the Marketing & Business Development Conference, please keep in mind that Aug. 2 is the early bird registration deadline. Conference attendees should also secure their hotel accommodations by Aug. 2, in order to take advantage of the discounted room rate available at the conference hotel – the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter.
In addition to offering five general sessions and 12 breakout educational sessions, this year’s Marketing & Business development Conference features a number of program highlights, including:
Welcome Reception, Sept. 3, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.: Conference attendees will have an opportunity to mingle and network with their peers during this sponsored/hosted welcome reception.
Annual Idea Share, Sept. 4, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.: Gather the latest brochures, newsletters, postcards, and other marketing and business development materials created at your credit union and bring them to the Idea Share. Tables and boards will be provided for you to display and share samples. Bring at least 25 copies of various materials, along with your business cards, to exchange with others.
Pinnacle Awards Dinner, Sept. 4, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.: The Pinnacle Awards (formally Lone Star Awards) recognize and honor excellence in credit unions marketing and business development. Winning entries will be announced at the Pinnacle Awards Dinner. The Awards Dinner is included in your registration fee. Additional tickets are $75 each. Specific awards will not be announced prior to the awards presentation; however, award finalists will be notified in advance so they can make arrangements to attend the conference.
Expo Hall & Expo Reception, Sept. 5, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.: Conference attendees should plan to visit with the more than 90 exhibitors in the Expo Hall, as they showcase their latest products and solutions. After the closing session, make sure and enjoy the reception in the Expo Hall. Hold on to your name badges because they are required to enter the Expo Hall and Reception.
CUNA Mutual Party, Sept. 5, 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. Come sing and dance the night away as 176 Keys Fun Pianos brings us our very own dueling piano show. From Lady Gaga to Billy Joel: you say it, they’ll play it.
Registration for the Marketing & Business Development Conference is available online.
To learn more about the Leadership Conference & Expo, please visit the website.
If you have any questions about either conference, please contact Training & Events, at (469) 385-6630 or (800) 442-5762, ext. 6630.
Educational grants are available through the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation. To learn more, please visit www.cscuf.coop.