DRIVE 19: Speakers, Strategies and Technology to Gain a Competitive Edge
To gain a true advantage and remain competitive in today’s ever-changing and ultra-competitive lending marketplace, cutting-edge technology is key. Implementing new strategies and solutions can help credit unions capture more loans, better manage risk, and ultimately grow portfolios.
This May 14-16, leading experts from the worlds of finance, automotive, and marketing will converge at CU Direct’s DRIVE ’19 Conference. Held at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, DRIVE will give insight into the innovative strategies and technologies credit unions need to gain a competitive edge.
Every year, DRIVE delivers the networking opportunities and solutions that help attendees gain perspective on winning in today’s lending arena. As the industry’s premier lending conference, DRIVE has the sessions and speakers that are sure to help executives and managers achieve better results in lending performance.
We are excited to welcome Mario Armstrong, Emmy Award winning TV host, as our MC for DRIVE this year. In addition to Mario, we have an incredible line-up of speakers slated for Drive 19, including industry experts and headline speakers, delivering winning insight and strategies to attendees.
Jim Nussle, president and CEO of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), is a recognized leader of the credit union movement. He has published numerous articles with national media outlets, has been a contributor and analyst for CNBC, and is named one of The Hill’s “Top Lobbyists.” Jim has served as both a member of congress and in President Bush’s Cabinet, as the 36th director of the White House Office of Management and Budget.
Ron Kaufman is the leading educator and motivator for uplifting customer service, whose keynote speeches have inspired millions worldwide. The author of 15 books on service and business culture, he is one of Speaker Magazine’s “Top 25 Who’s Hot” speakers.
Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D. is a nationally-renowned economist and public speaker who specializes in making economics FUN! A regularly featured guest on cable news networks, talk shows, and radio, Elliot aims to make economics relevant, educational, and entertaining.
Additional headline speakers at Drive 19 include:
• Jonathan Smoke Chief Economist at Cox Automotive
• Patty Covington Partner at Hudson Cook, LLP Auto Finance, FinTech & Consumer Credit Attorney
• Paul D. Metrey NADA VP of Regulatory Affairs and Chief Regulatory Counsel
• And more to come!
Don’t miss out — what happens in Vegas doesn’t necessarily have to stay in Vegas — discover the strategies your credit union needs to gain a real competitive edge. Join us at DRIVE ’19, and save $100 on registration through December 31, 2018, by entering the promo code “preferred” when registering.