Rather To Keynote In Calif., Nev.
LAS VEGAS-A keynote address by veteran CBS News anchor Dan Rather tops the agenda for the California and Nevada CU Leagues' annual meeting and convention, to be held at the Bellagio Hotel here Nov. 8-10. Lisa Ling, host of the award-winning documentary series National Geographic Explorer, also is scheduled to speak at the convention. After joining CBS News in 1962, Rather has interviewed every United States president since Dwight D. Eisenhower and virtually every major international leader of the past 30 years, and covered all major national and international events.
For info: www.ccul.org/amc2006.
Mass CUL Adopts New Logo
ORLANDO-The Massachusetts Credit Union League has unveiled a new logo, saying it's an evolution of its old logo, which was 10 years old. The new look retains the most recognizable element, the "starmen" from the earlier design.
"The characters have always made a strong graphic statement of aspiration to great heights," stated League President Daniel F. Egan, Jr. The design work was done by RDW Group, Providence, R.I.
Fortney VP Of Women in Housing
ARLINGTON, Va.-NASCUS President and CEO Mary Martha Fortney has been elected vice president of the Women in Housing and Finance (WHF) board. Established in 1979, WHF is an association of women and men who actively promote women in the fields of financial services and housing through professional enrichment and leadership enhancement. Fortney has been actively involved with WHF for more than six years.