November 28, 2012 – Vancouver, BC – Credential Financial Inc. today announced that Eric Dillon, CEO of Conexus Credit Union, has been elected to the Company’s Board of Directors.
“I’m thrilled to welcome Eric Dillon to Credential’s Board,” said Chris Catliff, Credential Board Chair and North Shore Credit Union CEO. “Our mission is empowering positive growth through wealth management leadership, valued advice, and outstanding service. With his extensive industry experience and insight, Eric shares our commitment, while bringing a fresh perspective to our organization.”
With over 20 years of experience in financial services, Eric Dillon currently serves as CEO of Conexus Credit Union, Saskatchewan’s largest credit union, offering clients a complete range of financial solutions including credit union banking services, financial planning and investments.
Prior to joining Conexus Credit Union, Eric was chief operating officer and a member of the Executive Leadership Team of Servus Credit Union. In his former role, he was accountable for delivering an exceptional member experience to 400,000 members at Canada’s third largest credit union.
“I’m honoured to join the Credential board and work with this exceptional group of senior leaders in the credit union system,” said Eric Dillon. “Credential is very uniquely positioned in the market, with a strong management team and a solid client offering. I’m pleased to contribute to the Company’s vision of sustainable financial strength for all Canadians.”
Eric is a thought leader and served as a primary architect behind Servus Credit Union’s famous Young & Free Program, which has won both national and international acclaim. He was also previously a member of the Filene Institute’s i3 Program, which develops new and innovative concepts for use in credit unions worldwide.
About Credential Financial Inc.
Credential Financial is a national wealth management firm, with over 20 years of experience in the Canadian financial services industry, offering a full suite of products and services to over 225 organizations and more than 1,300 advisors. Credential and its member companies (Credential Asset Management, Credential Securities, Credential Direct, and Credential Insurance Services) provide MFDA and IIROC dealer services, online brokerage, and insurance solutions to credit unions and independent financial institutions across Canada. For more information, visit www.credential.com.