Idaho Central Credit Union Selects Alkami’s ORB Platform to Support Growing Member Base, Provide Ultimate Digital Banking Experience

CHUBBUCK, Idaho and PLANO, Texas, Sept. 8, 2014 Alkami Technology Inc., a provider of digital banking solutions, announced that Chubbuck, Idaho-based Idaho Central Credit Union has selected its ORB Platform to support its growing member base. With the new digital banking platform, which seamlessly integrates into the credit union’s Fiserv DNA core system, Idaho Central will enhance member service by providing its more than 170,000 members the ultimate digital banking experience.

Idaho Central selected Alkami’s ORB Platform for its customization and flexibility. ORB also delivers unparalleled functionality, security and extensibility with a superior architecture designed for the future of digital banking. With its modern interface, intelligent content delivery system and customizable feature set, the platform is the ultimate digital banking solution for financial institutions.

“Our mission is to help our members achieve financial success,” said Shannon Marshburn, eCommerce Product Manager, Idaho Central Credit Union. “To do so, we needed a modern, sophisticated digital banking platform that offered our members an exceptional experience as well as increased the value of the digital channel. With ORB, we’re able to do that.”

“The user interface is top-notch, the security features are unparalleled, and we’re able to quickly integrate new services and features as necessary,” Marshburn added. “It’s an exciting time in the digital banking world, and we anticipate this new platform to further position us as highly innovative and an industry leader.”

“Studies indicate that 47 percent of consumers – nearly half – turn to mobile or online as their preferred banking method, and this number is growing,” said Stephen Bohanon, founder, chief strategy and sales officer of Alkami Technology. “Financial institutions like Idaho Central recognize this trend and are responding by delivering a modern, unified digital banking platform across all devices and functional offerings. The result is exceptional member service that will position Idaho Central for the future of banking.”

About Idaho Central Credit Union

Headquartered in Chubbuck, Idaho, Idaho Central is the largest credit union in Idaho and offers 25 full-service locations throughout the Treasure Valley, Magic Valley, and Eastern Idaho. We continue to look for expansion opportunities in order to meet the needs of our members. While growth is vital to our success, we remain focused on our mission, “Helping members achieve financial success,” by providing exceptional service and diverse products to our membership. For more information, please visit www.iccu.com.

About Alkami Technology

Alkami Technology, Inc. provides online and mobile banking solutions for credit unions and banks. Based in Plano, Texas, the company’s flagship product, the ORB Platform, delivers unparalleled security, flexibility, extensibility and a superior architecture for the future of digital banking. With its modern interface, intelligent content delivery system and customizable feature set, the ORB Platform is the ultimate digital banking solution for financial institutions. Alkami provides the ORB Platform as either a license or SaaS solution. For more information about Alkami, please visit www.alkamitech.com, visit them on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/alkami-technology or on Twitter at @alkamitech.

STCU Taps Alkami for Modern Digital Banking Platform to Provide the Ultimate Member Experience

SPOKANE, Wash. and PLANO, Texas, Aug. 20, 2014 – Alkami Technology Inc., a provider of digital banking solutions, announced that Spokane, Wash.-based STCU, the Inland Northwest’s largest credit union, has gone live with its ORB Platform. The new digital banking platform enhances the $1.9 billion credit union’s online and mobile banking capabilities and seamlessly integrates with its core banking system D+H Phoenix.

STCU selected Alkami’s ORB Platform for its modern look and feel, increased functionality and scalability to deliver excellent member service today and in the future. As the needs of its more than 128,000 members evolve, the credit union can add new services and functions to provide the ultimate digital banking experience.

“Alkami shares the same vision as STCU – to constantly drive innovation that allows us to evolve with our members,” said Kris Keller, eBusiness manager, STCU. “With the ORB Platform, we’re providing our members a fresh and customized experience tailored to their needs. STCU has remained committed to building the best possible relationship with every member since our founding 80 years ago, and we’re confident this new digital banking platform will help us continue with that mission.”

STCU said the implementation went exceptionally well. Alkami was onsite throughout the process and remained nimble to ensure a positive experience. “We had a really great implementation – everything ran as smoothly as possible,” said Keller.

Looking ahead, STCU plans to build new features, including a new business online banking service with different security levels. The credit union also anticipates adding various educational resources to help members make confident financial decisions.

“According to Mercator Advisory Group, many financial institutions are looking for ways to better engage with their members by having increased awareness of their needs and expectations,” said Stephen Bohanon, founder, chief strategy and sales officer of Alkami Technology. “STCU is leading the way in delivering exceptional, personalized member service through its digital channels. With ORB, STCU will provide the right services to its members in the way they expect it.”

About STCU

Founded by educators in 1934, STCU is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative with more than $1.9 billion in total assets and 128,000 members. The credit union has 17 branches in Eastern Washington and North Idaho, with an 18th scheduled to open in late 2014 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. For more information, please visit stcu.org.

About Alkami Technology

Alkami Technology, Inc. provides online and mobile banking solutions for credit unions and banks. Based in Plano, Texas, the company’s flagship product, the ORB Platform, delivers unparalleled security, flexibility, extensibility and a superior architecture for the future of digital banking. With its modern interface, intelligent content delivery system and customizable feature set, the ORB Platform is the ultimate digital banking solution for financial institutions. Alkami provides the ORB Platform as either a license or SaaS solution. For more information about Alkami, please visit www.alkamitech.com, visit them on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/alkami-technology or on Twitter at @alkamitech.

Credit Union 1 to Implement Alkami’s ORB Platform to Enhance Member Experience

New digital banking platform offers consistency and flexibility across banking channels, improves security

ANCHORAGE, Alaska and PLANO, Texas, May 19, 2014 – Alkami Technology Inc., a provider of digital banking solutions, announced that Anchorage, Alaska-based Credit Union 1 has selected Alkami’s ORB Platform to provide its more than 76,600 members with an updated platform that ensures consistency between its physical branches and digital channels. The new platform will seamlessly integrate with the credit union’s existing core solution from D+H.

Credit Union 1 selected the ORB Platform to replace its existing system and provide its member base with a modern digital banking experience consistent with the service received at its branches. In addition, the new platform delivers a consistent omnichannel experience that enables members to seamlessly monitor their accounts on a daily basis using their preferred channel. The credit union also anticipates the new platform to better support members’ needs by equipping them with the tools and resources necessary to better manage their monetary transactions. Furthermore, Alkami’s platform will ultimately improve member communication, thus enhancing service.

“Branches are never going away. What will and is changing, however, is how we bank,” said Tom Newins, president and CEO of Credit Union 1. “More than half of our members are online, but they still expect the same level of service as what they receive at the branch. With Alkami’s ORB platform, we’ll be able to provide superior service and help our members make smarter financial decisions – regardless of whether they choose to interact with us online or in person.”

Alkami’s ORB Platform is the ultimate digital banking platform, delivering an omnichannel banking experience with consistency across all channels. As a single digital banking platform, it strengthens service, effectively promotes products and services, improves member support, and heightens security. Alkami provides the ORB Platform as either a license or SaaS solution.

“At Alkami, we continue to bring ‘The Ultimate’ in digital banking to the marketplace by enabling financial institutions like Credit Union 1 to significantly enhance and simplify the user experience of their digital banking channels,” said Stephen Bohanon, founder, chief strategy and sales officer of Alkami Technology. “As banking continues to evolve and consumers expect superior convenience and flexibility, Credit Union 1 will continue to be a leader and an innovator, and we look forward to being a part of their journey.”

About Credit Union 1
Founded in 1952, Credit Union 1 began as the Anchorage Teachers Federal Credit Union. Credit Union 1 strongly upholds its Core Values as an affirmation of the belief in the credit union’s community purpose: to advocate vision and integrity, to provide quality services, and to act as responsible, ethical citizens. Whether implementing cutting edge products, ensuring accurate and timely transactions, or taking an active role in supporting our community, Credit Union 1’s efforts to financially benefit Alaskans are ongoing and sincere.

About Alkami Technology
Alkami Technology, Inc. provides online and mobile banking solutions for credit unions and banks. Based in Plano, Texas, the company’s flagship product, the ORB Platform, delivers unparalleled security, flexibility, extensibility and a superior architecture for the future of digital banking. With its modern interface, intelligent content delivery system and customizable feature set, the ORB Platform is the ultimate digital banking solution for financial institutions. Alkami provides the ORB Platform as either a license or SaaS solution. For more information about Alkami, please visit www.alkamitech.com.

Achieva Credit Union Selects Alkami’s ORB Platform to Increase Member Base, Add Powerful Marketing Capabilities

DUNEDIN, Fla. & PLANO, Texas, April 16, 2014 – Alkami Technology Inc., a provider of digital banking solutions, announced that Dunedin, Fla.-based Achieva Credit Union is now implementing the company’s ORB Platform to enhance member service. The solution will seamlessly integrate with the credit union’s D+H UltraData core solution and provide the ultimate digital banking experience within a single, extensible platform.

Serving more than 110,000 members, Achieva (currently $1 billion in assets) has provided financial services throughout the Tampa Bay area for more than 75 years. The credit union selected Alkami’s digital banking solution to provide a modern user experience, as well as one that encompasses a superior and extensible architecture for the future of digital banking. Achieva also has full control to add or develop new features as trends or needs emerge and user adoption increases.

“Alkami’s digital banking platform will provide a more comprehensive suite of services and outstanding member service – now and in the future,” said John Wintermeier, senior vice president and chief information officer of Achieva Credit Union. “We were particularly impressed with the platform’s intuitive design and extensive marketing capabilities, which will allow us to better target certain members with highly relevant financial advice.”

The ORB Platform provides a dynamic marketing engine that intelligently determines which products and services are most likely to interest each user. By leveraging the power of analytics and rules-based targeting, Alkami’s platform will enable Achieva to provide truly effective online marketing.

“Credit unions operate in a rapidly changing world with a rising number of technology-savvy members and increasing expectations,” said Stephen Bohanon, founder, chief strategy and sales officer of Alkami Technology. “By implementing our ORB Platform, Achieva Credit Union will better meet the needs of this dynamic member base, and provide a superior and engaging experience through a single platform.”

About Achieva Credit Union

Achieva Credit Union was founded in 1937 in Pinellas County. Today, it is rated a Superior 5-Star credit union by BauerFinancial and has $1 billion in assets and eighteen branches serving more than 110,000 members. Anyone who lives or works in Charlotte, Collier, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and Sarasota Counties, or whose family member has an Achieva Credit Union account, can bank with Achieva. For more information, please visit www.achievacu.com.

About Alkami Technology

Alkami Technology, Inc. provides online and mobile banking solutions for credit unions and banks. Based in Plano, Texas, the company’s flagship product, the ORB Platform, delivers unparalleled security, flexibility, extensibility and a superior architecture for the future of digital banking. With its modern interface, intelligent content delivery system and customizable feature set, the ORB Platform is the ultimate digital banking solution for financial institutions. Alkami provides the ORB Platform as either a license or SaaS solution. For more information about Alkami, please visit www.alkamitech.com.

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