Author Profile | Margaret Day

Bringing Winnipeg Folk Festival to Australia

Winnipeg Folk Festival Loves Cat Empire

My recent trip to Melbourne, Australia to represent Assiniboine Credit Union at the annual meeting of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV), was interesting, informative and inspiring. Shortly before I left Winnipeg, I was one of three who were invited to present to GABV attendees a short ‘Ted-style’ talk. In five minutes or […]

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GABV Melbourne

Assiniboine Meets Melbourne at GABV Annual Meeting

I was very proud to represent Assiniboine Credit Union along with our CEO at the annual meeting of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV) in Melbourne, Australia. The meeting was hosted by bankmecu, the only Australian member of GABV. Engaging Missions and Values bankmecu helped fill our agenda with many details of their […]

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Assiniboine Board Member Brendan Reimer Steps Down

Assiniboine Board Member Brendan Reimer Steps Down

Effective January 2014, Assiniboine board member Brendan Reimer resigned from his position on the ACU Board of Directors. In a letter, Brendan said: “After considerable reflection, it is with reluctance that I tender my resignation from the board of Assiniboine Credit Union to focus more time and energy on personal matters, including my family and […]

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Farewell to Al Morin

Farewell and Thanks to Al Morin

As many of our readers know, Al Morin has announced his retirement from Assiniboine Credit Union after serving as President and CEO since 1997. He will be leaving Assiniboine at the end of 2013. You may not know, however, that Al has been a loyal contributor to the credit union and co-operative systems for 40 […]

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ACU Announces New CEO, Kevin Sitka

Assiniboine Announces Kevin Sitka as New President and CEO

It is my distinct pleasure to announce that Assiniboine’s Board of Directors has named a new President and CEO to replace Al Morin, who retires at year end. After a robust search and hiring process, we have selected Kevin Sitka, the former Chief Operating Officer at Steinbach Credit Union, as our President and CEO. Kevin is an […]

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Margaret Day, Board of Directors Chair

Changing a lot at ACU – New Board Chair and New Blog

I am Margaret Day, Assiniboine Credit Union’s newly elected Chair of the Board of Directors and I am excited to welcome you to our new blog site, asterisk. As asterisk moves into the age of online communication, change continues to happen at ACU as well. I assumed my new position in April, immediately after our Annual General Meeting.  I […]

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