Connect First Credit Union recognized as a Top Employer and one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

March 23, 2017

Calgary, AB – Connect First Credit Union has once again been recognized as a Top Employer in Alberta and one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.

Alberta's Top Employers recognizes Alberta employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Employers are evaluated by the editors using the following criteria: About your Business, Physical Environment; Work Atmosphere & Communications; Health Benefits; Financial Benefits & Compensation; Family-Friendly Policies; Programs for Experienced Employees; Employee Engagement; Training & Development; Vacation Policy & Paid Days-Off; and Community Involvement.

The Best Managed Companies program recognizes privately-owned and managed Canadian companies that demonstrate exceptional business performance. Connect First Credit Union has been recognized consecutively since 1999, making it a Platinum Club member and the only Canadian credit union to hold this distinction.

Connect First Credit Union offers its members a full range of financial products and services and the branch network of a large financial institution, while retaining its trusted local brands and continuing its community-focused approach to banking. Connect First Credit Union is Canada’s tenth largest credit union, with over $5 billion in assets under administration. It serves 100,000 members through 27 branches in 13 communities across southern Alberta, under the Chinook Financial and First Calgary Financial brands.

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For more information, please contact:
Alison Archambault
Director, Brand and Stakeholder Engagement