For Immediate Release
October 21, 2010
Local Contact: Paul B. Stull
Arizona State Credit Union
Telephone (602) 467-4062
Arizona State Credit Union Opens New Branch in Tempe
Tempe Vice Mayor Joel Navarro Will Join the Tempe Chamber of Commerce in Welcoming the New Branch to the Community
PHOENIX, Ariz. - Arizona State Credit Union will extend its growing network of branches with the celebration of its new Tempe location on Thursday, October 28, 2010. Tempe Vice Mayor Joel Navarro will attend the grand opening event, which includes a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Tempe Chamber of Commerce.
"Tempe is excited to welcome a new branch location of Arizona State Credit Union," said Joel Navarro, Tempe vice mayor. "The company's strong commitment to its customers and to our community is obvious and we are glad to have them in Tempe."
The grand opening event is open to the public and will take place from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Anyone who opens a free checking account with direct deposit will receive $100 and be entered into a Grand Prize drawing for an ultimate getaway package valued at $4,500. The Credit Union's Tempe branch is located at 840 E. Southern Avenue on the northwest corner of Rural Road and Southern Avenue. This full-service branch is Arizona State Credit Union's second location in Tempe.
"We are very much looking forward to having a larger presence in Tempe and serving our growing community," said David E. Doss, President/CEO of Arizona State Credit Union. "Our focus at Arizona State Credit Union is to take care of our members. Opening a new branch makes us even more available to the community allowing us to deliver outstanding service and value."
About Arizona State Credit Union
Arizona State Credit Union is a $1.3 billion full-service, not-for-profit financial cooperative with a statewide branch network serving the people of Arizona. More than 130,000 Arizonans turn to Arizona State Credit Union for outstanding service and value. Arizona State Credit Union has grown dramatically since its founding in 1951, providing a full line of financial products and services at 22 branches across the state. Nearly 60 years of excellence and outstanding customer service have helped the Credit Union become a four-time winner of Arizona Business Magazine's Ranking Arizona and a three-time recipient of the Peter Barron Stark & Associates Award for Workplace ExcellenceTM. Arizona State Credit Union is headquartered in Phoenix and welcomes membership from businesses and individuals throughout the state. Reach us at 800.671.1098 or visit us at www.azstcu.org.