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We welcome media inquiries and speaking engagements. Please contact First West's media relations team at the info below, or email

Josh Juhlke, Manager, Media Relations
TEL: 604-539-7360

Brian Bevilacqua, Sr. Manager Communications & PR
TEL: 604-539-7389 | CELL: 604-309-7446

media packages

First West Annual Report 2016

First West Annual Report 2015

Facts at a glance

media releases

November 30, 2010

Skinner is honoured with WXN’s Top 100 Award in the Corporate Executive category

Surrey, B.C. – First West Credit Union CEO Launi Skinner has been named as a recipient of the 2010 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100™ Award in the category of...

October 30, 2010

Launch of First West Capital gives small and medium-sized businesses a boost in growth options

Surrey, B.C. – Growth options for small and medium-sized businesses were given a boost recently as First West Credit Union launched First West Capital.

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October 2, 2010

Reduction in board size aims to enable better communication between directors, better decision-making ability and lower board-related costs

Surrey, B.C. – In August, the First West board began a process to reduce its size from 18 to 12 directors and balance the...

August 31, 2010

Process to reduce the size of the organization’s board of directors to increase effectiveness, reduce costs and achieve equal representation for both Envision and Valley First regions

Surrey, B.C - First West Credit Union’s board of directors has begun a...

June 17, 2010

Table officers chosen at recent board of directors meeting

Surrey, B.C. - First West Credit Union’s board of directors this week chose its table officers for the coming year, selecting Terry Enns as chair, Colleen Lister as vice-chair and Shawn Neumann as secretary...