Press Releases

Press Releases

Vantage West receives WorldatWork 2017 Seal of Distinction

January 25, 2017
Vantage West has earned the 2017 Seal of Distinction from WorldatWork, a nonprofit HR Association and compensation authority, in recognition of the credit union’s outstanding commitment to employee... Read More

Vantage West has new Senior Business Relationship Manager

December 27, 2016
William Tong recently joined Vantage West’s Business Lending and Services team to help members grow and manage their business. His credentials include 21 years of banking experience in the... Read More

Pisik appointed Chairman of Vantage West Board

December 26, 2016
Vantage West Credit Union is pleased to announce that Mitch Pisik has been selected by the Board to serve as Chairman.  He began his service to Vantage West in 2015  as an Associate Director,... Read More

Vantage West welcomes new Mortgage Sales Director

December 21, 2016
Guillermo Caldelas has joined Vantage West as its new Director of Mortgage Sales. He has more than 15 years of leadership experience as a mortgage professional,  and has been involved with many... Read More

Vantage West awards $20k in annual holiday charitable grants

December 16, 2016
Vantage West employees nominated 10 organizations that they believe deserve one of the $2,000 grants  traditionally awarded  by the credit union during its yearend celebration.... Read More

Vantage West awards Employees of the Year

December 16, 2016
Vantage West  recognized Timothy Strasser, Michael Stevenson (both from corporate office) and Regina Hunter (1st Avenue branch) as Employees of the Year for  their excellence in serving our... Read More

$13,500 Commitment to Community winners announced this Thursday

December 7, 2016
With thousands of  votes tallied, Vantage West Credit Union is set to announce the winning local nonprofits of this year’s Commitment to Community campaign.  Grand prize – $10,000; 2nd... Read More

Vantage West leader named Man of the Year by Greater Tucson Leadership

November 8, 2016
Vantage West Credit Union announced today its President and CEO Robert D. Ramirez has been named Man of the Year by Greater Tucson Leadership. He will join an esteemed class of past recipients,... Read More

Vantage West Credit Union and UA Coach Rich Rodriguez Team up To Support Six AZ Charities

September 22, 2016
Vantage West has teamed up once again with UA Football Coach Rich Rodriguez for the Commitment to Community Campaign.  The public is encouraged to vote online for their favorite charity.... Read More

UA Coach Rodrigues preps for 2016 Vantage West Commitment to Community Competition

June 27, 2016
To kick off this year’s Commitment to Community campaign, Vantage West will be at the University of Arizona’s first PAC-12 home game on Saturday, September 24th. Coach Rodriguez will be... Read More

In The News

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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
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