Preferred Partner Innovation Awards

Recognizing outstanding innovations for the credit union industry

Innovation Award Winner Announcement

This year's Innovation Award winners are preferred partners InsuritasMasterCard, and Q2. The winners were announced during the NAFCU Annual Conference and Solutions Expo in Montreal, Canada on 6/23.

  • Insuritas for EasySTREET
  • MasterCard for Identify Theft Resolution
  • Q2 Holdings for the Q2platform 

Learn more about the winning solutions.

NAFCU Services annual competition, the Innovation Awards, gives the credit union community an opportunity to discover and learn about solutions designed to positively impact their bottom line, while enhancing member satisfaction and competitive advantage.

This year’s solutions were judged by a committee of industry trade journalists, credit union executives, and marketing professionals, including Steve Gorrie (CFO, State Farm FCU), Mike Lawson (Host, CUBroadcast), Jim Pack (VP Marketing & Retail Strategy, Coastal FCU), and Randy Smith (Co-founder and Publisher,

Judges evaluated qualifying entries from the following Preferred Partners: 

Judging involves four major factors: degree of innovation, impact on credit union (e.g., revenue enhancement, cost reduction), overall contribution to credit union success, and the competitive advantage provided for credit unions. This competition evaluates entries submitted from NAFCU Services Preferred Partners.

Since their inception, the Preferred Partner Innovation Awards have honored many partners who have leveraged the power of their resources to solve challenges in the credit union industry. Last year’s innovation award winners were Allied Solutions; Burns-Fazzi, Brock; DDJ Myers; and Insuritas.