Press Releases

Press Releases

Vantage West Voted Best Bank/Credit Union, Receives 15 Accolades in 2018 Readers' Choice Awards

September 21, 2018
For the second year in a row, Vantage West Credit Union was voted Best Bank/Credit Union in the 2018 Arizona Daily Star Readers' Choice Awards. We won a total of 15 accolades, emerging WINNER in 7... Read More

Vantage West Announces 2018 Board Election Results, 2018-2019 Board and Supervisory Committee Leaders

September 7, 2018
Vantage West recently held its 2018 board election during the 63rd Annual Membership Meeting, where incumbent directors Ana Archer and Dr. Paul Melendez were re-elected by acclamation for new... Read More

Vantage West Credit Union Announces CEO Succession Planning as Robert D. Ramirez Announces His Retirement

June 28, 2018
Vantage West Credit Union  announced the forthcoming retirement of President and CEO Robert D. Ramirez. Under his leadership, Vantage West has grown to be one of  the largest credit unions in... Read More

Vantage West Announces Phoenix Expansion

June 1, 2018
Southern Arizona’s largest credit union signs lease on a new Phoenix-area retail site and adds 71 ATMs to kick off its expansion of 10 new retail locations in Phoenix by 2022.... Read More

Vantage West Expands ATM Network to Target

May 22, 2018
TUCSON, Arizona. (May 22, 2018) – As of May 25th, 2018, Vantage West is adding 71 locations to its network of ATMs with free access. This expanded network includes all Target stores across the... Read More

Vantage West Announces Thrive Tucson Business Spotlight Contest Winners

May 15, 2018
Vantage West Credit Union culminated its celebration of Community Banking Month (April) with an exclusive “yellow carpet” event at a local movie theater, where they announced the winners of their... Read More

Mike Trueba Appointed to Lead Vantage West Business Banking Team

May 10, 2018
Vantage West has named Michael (Mike) Trueba as its new Vice President & Manager of Business Banking. He brings to Vantage West his expertise and knowledge in business and commercial banking,... Read More

Vantage West Credit Union Asks "Where Does Your Money Go?"

April 26, 2018
Vantage West leverages its partnership with Local First Arizona during Community Banking Month (April) to highlight its creative spoken word campaign to raise awareness of the benefits of localism.... Read More

Vantage West Opens $10,000 Scholarship Program for Applications

February 22, 2018
Vantage West is now accepting applications for its 2018 scholarship program. This year, Vantage West will award $1,000 each to 10 students pursuing higher education in Arizona this fall... Read More

Vantage West Names Downin New VP-Marketing and Communications

February 7, 2018
TUCSON, Arizona. (February 7, 2018) – Vantage West  Credit Union has named Andrew Downin as its new Vice President, Marketing and Communications. He takes a lead role in providing strategic... Read More

In The News

AZ Big Media :: The Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2021, by Michael Gossie
July 30, 2021
Sandra Sagehorn-Elliott, Vantage West President/CEO, is listed among "The Most Influential Women in... Read More
Tucson Local Media :: Banks, Credit Unions Optimistic about Arizona’s Post-pandemic Economy, by Jeff Gardner
July 30, 2021
Vantage West processed an estimated $26 million in SBA and PPP loans for their members, as well as... Read More :: Why employees with soft skills are in high demand
September 11, 2018
Cutthroat employees make for cutthroat business. However, if the success of your business relies... Read More :: Cost savings for your business make it easy to be green, by Michael Trueba CCIM, Vice President, Business Banking
August 21, 2018
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June 18, 2018
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