Reports of 'Crash' In Wake of Merger Were Greatly Exaggerated, Says CEO

Bartlett, Michael
June 2011
Credit Union Journal;6/27/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 24, p22
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The article reports on the assertion of Benson Porter, chief executive officer (CEO) of First Tech Federal Credit Union (FCU) in Palo Alto, California, that reports of the crash of First Tech FCU's computer system in the wake of Addison Avenue FCU-First Tech CU merger have been exaggerated. Porter reveals the move of First Tech FCU to bring the different systems of the formerly separate CUs together. Moreover, he also says that the entire organization has undergone a rebranding effort.


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