Spring 2020 Newsletter

April 24, 2020

 

We’re excited to share the Spring 2020 edition of the WRG Newsletter. In this edition we cover:

    • New Clients
    • President’s Message
    • Employee Spotlight
    • Upcoming Events
    • And more!

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WRG Welcomes WESTconsin Credit Union to Our Family of KeyStone Core Hosted Clients

April 6, 2020

WESTconsin Credit Union is the latest Corelation client to sign with WRG for UNITRI Managed Services. As the Credit Union converts to KeyStone with live production on September 2021, WRG will be providing Managed Core Services to support production, disaster recovery and job processing. WESTconsin will leverage the WRG partnership with a lease of rack space to host additional client-owned hardware.

La Capitol FCU Selects WRG Managed KeyStone Core Hosting

December 20, 2019

La Capitol Federal Credit Union, based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is the latest Corelation client to select WRG’s Managed Core Solutions. The Credit Union will be leveraging the unparalleled WRG services for KeyStone hosting and high availability disaster recovery. We welcome La Capitol FCU to WRG’s hosted KeyStone client family.

Fall 2019 Newsletter

November 6, 2019

 

We’re excited to share the Fall 2019 edition of the WRG Newsletter with you. In this edition we cover:

      • New Signings
      • President’s Note
      • New Roles
      • Town Hall Meeting
      • Core Processing Housekeeping Tips
      • Partner Spotlight: ENACOMM
      • Upcoming Events

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WRG Welcomes Wauna FCU to Unparalleled KeyStone Core Managed Services

September 12, 2019

Wauna Federal Credit Union signed with WRG for managed core services. Under the agreement, WRG will provide primary production and disaster recovery instances of their KeyStone core. With $252 M in assets, Wauna FCU supports 27,743 members in the Pacific Northwest region.

Wescom Resources Group Announces the Sale of its Symmetry eBanking Suite to Connect Financial Software Solutions

August 27, 2019

 

 

ANAHEIM, CA (August 27, 2019) – Wescom Resources Group (WRG), a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO) of Wescom Credit Union that provides technology solutions for credit unions, announced today the sale of its Symmetry eBanking suite, an integrated, omni-channel digital banking platform, to Connect Financial Software Solutions, a CUSO providing advanced enterprise digital banking services. As part of the agreement, which goes into effect on October 1, 2019, Salt Lake City, UT-based Connect will also acquire WRG’s office in Tampa, FL, as well as more than 30 WRG employees and WRG’s 46 Symmetry eBanking clients. WRG will continue to service the needs of its UNITRI service bureau and its Tellergy® clients.

“As a multi-credit-union-owned CUSO and a leader in digital banking solutions, Connect FSS is uniquely qualified to continue providing innovative digital banking services while exceeding service expectations to our credit union clients,” stated David Cerwinski, WRG President. “As we work closely with the Connect team on the service transition in the days ahead, we’ll work hard to ensure continuity for our clients, while at the same time opening up new opportunities for them to enhance the features in their all-important digital channels.”

This strategic move reinforces SoCal-based Wescom Credit Unions’ commitment to being Southern California’s premier banking partner. “In 2002, Wescom formed WRG to provide the industry a credit union option for technology solutions. We recognized an opportunity to help other credit unions build their digital services by leveraging our efficiencies and economies of scales, while furthering the credit union movement,” said Darren Williams, Wescom Credit Union President and CEO. “As the technology space has evolved, it’s paved the way for more concentrated digital banking service CUSOs, such as Connect,” continued Williams. “This strategic move allows WRG Symmetry eBanking clients to work with a CUSO that specializes in digital software solutions and allows Wescom to further strengthen our commitment to building innovative tools for our members and the communities we serve.”

“We are excited to welcome WRG’s Symmetry eBanking clients to Connect,” stated Grant Parry, Connect FSS President and CEO. “We have a plan in place to ensure a smooth transition with no disruptions in business and are very happy to add that WRG employees will be joining the Connect team. We believe that the additional scale of adding the WRG Symmetry eBanking clients to Connect’s cooperative business model will provide greater opportunities for all of Connect’s clients, both now and in the future.”

 

About Wescom Resources Group
Backed by Wescom Credit Union, one of the nation’s largest credit unions with more than $4 billion in assets and serving nearly 200,000 members throughout Southern California, Wescom Resources Group (WRG) provides credit unions with advanced technology solutions that increase their competitive edge. WRG offers innovative products and services to the credit union industry that includes UNITRI, one of the most robust service bureau solutions in the industry; and Tellergy®, a software solution that provides branch automation for today’s modern credit union. For more information, visit wescomresources.com.

 

About Connect Financial Software Solutions
Connect is a CUSO providing advanced enterprise digital banking services, including account access, advanced payments, account opening, custom lending workflows, electronic document management, card controls, and deep core system integration. Connect’s theming technology allows Credit Unions to provide channel consistency and to differentiate their digital banking experience like never before. For more information, visit connectfss.com.

 

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Wescom Resources Group Announces New President

July 15, 2019

 

David Cerwinski is named president of Wescom Resources Group and will lead the CUSO effective July 15, 2019.

 

ANAHEIM, CA (July 15, 2019) – Wescom Resources Group (WRG), a CUSO of Wescom Credit Union that provides technology solutions for credit unions, announced that David Cerwinski has been appointed president.

“Dave brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the position,” said Keith Pipes, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Wescom Credit Union and Chairman of WRG. “His in-depth understanding of the industry as well as WRG’s products, services, and clients will be invaluable to our ongoing success. I have worked with Dave since he joined WRG, and he has always demonstrated our core values including integrity and teamwork. I am delighted to see Dave step up to his new, well-deserved role leading our outstanding WRG Team.”

Cerwinski began his career at Wescom Resources Group in 2006 as Director of Sales and Marketing. Over the years that followed, he assumed responsibility of Client Services, Consulting, and Product Management and was promoted to Vice President of Sales and Client Services in 2012. Since joining WRG, Cerwinski has overseen 300% revenue growth by working with over 100 clients nationwide on the design, delivery, and support of technology solutions that further their strategy. He has been instrumental during the introduction and launch of numerous new products and services and has helped grow the WRG Service Bureau to support nearly 40 credit unions. He holds an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Cal Poly Pomona. He is also a graduate of Western CUNA Management School.

“I’m honored to begin serving as WRG’s president in the days ahead,” said Cerwinski. “We have a team of very talented, dedicated employees, and my goal is to help them grow with opportunities and projects that they’re passionate about. For our valued clients, I’m eager to align WRG to deliver excellence to them across all the products and services we support.”

 

About Wescom Resources Group
Backed by Wescom Credit Union, one of the nation’s largest credit unions, with over $4.0 billion in assets and serving nearly 200,000 members, Wescom Resources Group (WRG) provides credit unions with advanced technology solutions that increase their competitive edge. With more than 130 clients, WRG offers innovative products and services to the credit union industry that includes Symmetry eBanking, an integrated, omni-channel digital banking platform; UNITRI, one of the most robust service bureau solutions in the industry; and Tellergy®, a software solution that provides branch automation for today’s modern credit union. For more information, visit wescomresources.com.

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