Elevations Credit Union Named a Best Company to Work For in Colorado for Second Consecutive Year

BOULDER, Colo.—November 21, 2016— Elevations Credit Union has been named one of the top “Best Companies to Work for in Colorado™” by the Colorado Society for Human Resource Management State Council (COSHRM) for the second year in a row. On November 17, Elevations was honored in a special presentation at the Boulder Area Human Resource Association Chapter Meeting, moving up one spot from last year to the 4th place company in Colorado in the large category (250 employees or more).

The culture at Elevations was a key differentiator in the win: “At Elevations Credit Union, our employee value proposition is that this will be the best place you have ever worked. We strive to uphold this by providing worthwhile work and empowering our employees through our servant leadership philosophy. We have something truly special – the heart of a nonprofit, the savvy mind of a business, and the ‘secret sauce’ of our people and culture.” – Debra Johnston, chief people officer.

Benefits highlighted include the company’s own Elevations Foundation, two days of paid volunteer time off annually to encourage employees to participate in the many ways Elevations supports the community, four weeks of paid time off plus 11 paid holidays, and mortgage and auto loan discounts.


About Elevations Credit Union

Elevations Credit Union is a member-owned not-for-profit financial institution serving Colorado’s Front Range. Elevations provides a broad portfolio of financial products and services including checking and savings accounts, mortgage loans, credit cards, auto loans, home equity lines of credit, student loans, business loans and financial planning. Founded in 1953 as the U of C Federal Credit Union in Boulder, Elevations has grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to an institution with more than 119,000 members that manages over $1.7 billion in assets and is the No. 1 credit union mortgage lender in Colorado. In 2014, Elevations earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. In 2015 and 2016, Elevations was named one of the Best Companies to Work for in ColoradoTM in the large category. Readers of local newspapers name Elevations “Best Bank/Financial Institution,” “Best Mortgage Lender” and “Best Customer Service” year after year. To learn more, visit elevationscu.com.