2017 Press Releases


 

Landmark Credit Union hires Stephen Hannan as CIO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 17, 2017

 

New Berlin, Wisconsin, August 17, 2017 – Landmark Credit Union today announced the addition of Steve Hannan as the organization’s Chief Information Officer (CIO). In his new role, Mr. Hannan will set and oversee the strategy for Landmark’s Information Services operations and ensure technology objectives are met.

“Not only does technology help us deliver our very best products and solutions, it keeps our members’ information safe and allows associates to provide quality service to our membership,” explained Jay Magulski, President and Chief Executive Officer. “In Steve, we’ve found a leader who understands the importance of supporting today’s needs while also preparing Landmark for the future."

“Steve has a proven track record of improving business results through innovative technology and process change,” continued Mr. Magulski. “His emphasis on forming strategic partnerships with other business units has resulted in improving performance and efficiencies, building strong teams, and developing talent. It’s this holistic approach that makes him the right choice to lead our IS team.”

Mr. Hannan brings more than 20 years of information technology, project management, and leadership experience to his new role. He most recently served as CIO for Dohmen Life Science Services. Prior to that, Mr. Hannan held several progressively responsible IT leadership positions at Assurant Health, from which he departed as the Vice President – IT Business Solutions.

Mr. Hannan earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and his Project Management Professional certification from the Project Management Institute.

Landmark Credit Union is Wisconsin's largest credit union, with $3.4 billion in assets and 620 employees, who serve over 300,000 members at more than 30 locations throughout Southern Wisconsin.

 

Landmark Credit Union hires Grant Wheat as Vice President – Internal Audit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 07, 2017

 

New Berlin, Wisconsin, August 07, 2017 – Landmark Credit Union today announced the addition of Grant Wheat as Vice President – Internal Audit. In his new role, Mr. Wheat is responsible for ensuring the overall quality and effectiveness of Landmark’s governance, risk management process, and internal control structure.

"Grant’s expertise and genuine enthusiasm make him the perfect addition to the Landmark team,” said Jay Magulski, President and Chief Executive Officer. “His strong background in financial services and commitment to serving our members will allow him to have an immediate positive impact."

Mr. Wheat is a certified public accountant with a strong background in both public accounting and internal audit. He has more than 10 years of experience working for both large and equivalent-sized organizations, most recently having served as Vice President - Chief Auditor at Bank Mutual Corporation. Mr. Wheat earned his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and finance from the University of Houston.

Landmark Credit Union is Wisconsin's largest credit union, with $3.4 billion in assets and 620 employees, who serve over 300,000 members at more than 30 locations throughout Southern Wisconsin.

 

Landmark Credit Union Celebrates Groundbreaking for new Muskego, Wisconsin Branch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - June 26, 2017

 

New Berlin, Wisconsin, June 26, 2017 – In a June 21 ceremony, Landmark Credit Union celebrated the groundbreaking for a new branch location in Muskego, Wisconsin. Building construction will begin in early July, with the branch expected to open this winter.

"We are pleased to be part of this great revitalization project and to have the opportunity, in partnership with the LaMacchia Group, to build a beautiful new branch location,” said Jay Magulski, President and Chief Executive Officer. “Our new Muskego branch will allow us to more directly deliver our brand of financial services to the nearly 3,700 members who reside in this robust and growing community."

The groundbreaking was attended by Muskego Mayor Kathy Chiaverotti, Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Krisann Durnford, other city officials and Landmark team members.

Landmark Credit Union is Wisconsin's largest credit union, with $3.4 billion in assets and 620 employees, who serve over 300,000 members at more than 30 locations throughout Southern Wisconsin.


Landmark Credit Union Welcomes Speaker Paul Ryan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - April 11, 2017

 

New Berlin, Wisconsin, April 11, 2017 – Landmark Credit Union today shared news of an April 7 visit by Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan.

“We were honored to host Speaker Ryan,” said Jay Magulski, President and Chief Executive Officer. “His visit provided a wonderful opportunity to share Landmark’s success story and discuss legislative topics of importance to us.”

Speaker Ryan met with the Landmark’s executive team and greeted several associates during a brief tour of Landmark’s administrative offices.

Landmark Credit Union is Wisconsin's largest credit union, with $3.2 billion in assets and 622 employees, who serve over 290,000 members at 31 locations throughout Southern Wisconsin.


Landmark Promotes Adam Newman and adds Jay Cashmore 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - April 4, 2017

New Berlin, Wisconsin, April 4, 2017 – Landmark Credit Union today announced changes and additions to staff in its business department, promoting Adam Newman to Senior Vice President/Business Lending, and adding Jay Cashmore as Assistant Vice President/Business Lending.

“The promotion of Adam Newman recognizes the tremendous success of our business department since he joined Landmark in 2012,” said Jay Magulski, President and Chief Executive Officer. “Adding a highly-qualified professional like Jay Cashmore to our business team positions us well for future growth.”

Prior to joining Landmark, Newman spent 16 years at TCF Bank where he most recently served as a Vice President in Commercial Banking. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Lawrence University and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Jay Cashmore comes to Landmark with over 20 years of commercial banking experience, focusing on serving the needs of family-owned, privately-held companies and commercial real estate investors. Cashmore most recently worked for Johnson Bank.

Landmark Credit Union is Wisconsin's largest credit union, with $3.2 billion in assets and 615 employees, who serve over 290,000 members at 31 locations throughout Southern Wisconsin.

2016 Press Releases


 

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Landmark Credit Union Becomes First $3 Billion Credit Union 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - May 16, 2016

Landmark Credit Union Becomes First $3 Billion Credit Union

New Berlin, Wisconsin, May 16, 2016 – Landmark Credit Union announced today that it has passed $3 Billion in total assets, becoming the first Wisconsin credit union to reach this milestone.

“Our continued growth and success is a reflection of our members’ loyalty and the dedication of our 600 associates in serving them,” said Jay Magulski, President and Chief Executive Officer. “Asset growth is a direct result of meeting the needs of more members and delivering our brand promise every day.”

Since reaching $2 Billion in assets in 2012, Landmark has enjoyed continued success by serving its members, associates and communities in a variety of ways:

  • Increasing membership by 40%, to over 274,000
  • Working with auto dealers and providing auto lending solutions to members, remaining Southeast Wisconsin’s top auto lender
  • Providing affordable home loans to members, becoming one of the top mortgage lenders in Southeast Wisconsin
  • Investing in our communities in a variety of ways, including donating over $460,000 to local United Ways since 2012, and supporting over 250 charitable and community organizations in Wisconsin.
  • Increasing employment from 485 to 600 associates
  • Increasing business lending by 70%
  • Completing mergers and acquisitions that benefit members and associates, including mergers with Dodge Central Credit Union and Badger Campus Credit Union and the acquisition of Hartford Savings Bank
  • Continuing to enhance online and mobile banking solutions that allow members to conduct their banking when, where and how they choose

Landmark was also the first Wisconsin credit union to reach both $1 Billion and $2 Billion in assets, in 2005 and 2012, respectively. Assets are the primary measure of a financial institution’s size.

Landmark Credit Union is Wisconsin's largest credit union, with $3 billion in assets and 600 employees, who serve over 274,000 members at 31 locations throughout Southern Wisconsin.

 


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Landmark Credit Union Named a "Top Ten Business" 

2015 Press Releases


 

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Landmark Credit Union Names New VP of Human Resources 

2014 Press Releases


 

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Acquisition of Hartford Savings Bank Complete 

2013 Press Releases


 

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Dodge Central's Barb Campbell Retires 


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Landmark Credit Union Names New VP of Marketing 


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Landmark Credit Union raises $36k for Children's Hospital


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Landmark Credit Union promotes three employees


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Landmark's Pat Ransom Retires 

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Landmark Credit Union announces Magulski named new CEO 

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Landmark Credit Union and Badger Campus Credit Union Merger 

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Leading the Way: From $2 Million to $2 Billion