For Immediate Release
November 30, 2010
Local Contact: Paul B. Stull
Arizona State Credit Union
Telephone (602) 467-4062
Arizona State Credit Union Opens New Tempe Branch
Tempe Vice Mayor Joel Navarro Attends Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Welcomes New Branch to the Community
PHOENIX, Ariz. - Arizona State Credit Union celebrated the opening of its new Tempe branch on Thursday, October 28, 2010. The grand opening event included a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Tempe Chamber of Commerce. Tempe Vice Mayor Joel Navarro was in attendance along with other Tempe officials and residents to celebrate the branch opening at 840 East Southern Avenue, Suite 101, Tempe, Arizona.
"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 ribbon cutting ceremony was also attended by Arizona State Credit Union officials, including Chief Executive Officer David Doss, Board of Directors Vice Chairman Sam Wheeler, and Vice President of Retail Banking Debbie Meshey.
"We are very excited to serve more of our growing member base in Tempe with this full-service branch," said David E. Doss, President/CEO of Arizona State Credit Union. "Our members are confident in Arizona State Credit Union, giving us the opportunity to continue to grow and open branches despite an unstable banking climate."
During the event, Arizona State Credit Union employees assisted new members in opening accounts. The Credit Union offered an exciting promotion to kick off the grand opening by giving a $25 Southwest Airlines gift card to the first 100 people who opened a checking account. All members who open an account between October 25, 2010, and November 30, 2010, will be included in a drawing to win a $4,500 travel package complete with airfare, luggage and spending money.
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 21 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 four-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.