Welcome to the original young credit union executive competition

Finalist presentation will be streamed live on Monday, November 3 at 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Eastern

These five talented credit union executives will present at CUES' CEO/Executive Team Network in Florida. More than $50,000 in prizes will be awarded and the winner will walk away with the coveted CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec title.

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The Credit Union Executives Society (CUES) is an independent, not-for-profit, international membership association. Its mission is to educate and develop credit union CEOs, directors and future leaders.

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DDJ Myers offers executive recruitment, strategic organization and the Advancing Leadership Institute for high performing organizations.

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The competition has helped to advance the careers of our finalists and winners


“Being named the CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec has opened numerous public speaking doors for me. I eagerly look forward to sharing my experience with others and encouraging them to take advantage of future CUES’ NTCUE competitions."

“What an awesome program to encourage credit union professionals, 35 and under, to get involved in the industry, network and learn from industry leaders, as well as grow professionally and personally during the process."
"Winning this competition was one of the most impactful experiences in my career. While participating, I found a new passion in developing people. So much so, that I moved to a new position as a corporate trainer in leadership development."
"Winning the 2010 CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec clarified the passion and talents that I have in my life and gave me a window into what's possible in my future. It was an awesome experience."