St Jarlath’s Credit Union honoured at All Ireland Business All Star awards.

St Jarlath’s Credit Union is very proud to announce that ithas been formally awarded a Business All-Star and the prestigious title of ‘All-Ireland Credit Union of the Year 2018-19’ from the All-Ireland Business Foundation.This is the first time ever that a Credit Union has been awarded a Business All Star.

The All-Ireland Business Foundation is a national body which accredits best-in-class Irish businesses as Business All-Stars. It operates off the belief that best-in-class companies should be clearly identifiable so consumers can purchase / transact with confidence from All-Star accredited businesses.

Businesses from all over the country attended a special ceremony in Croke Park on March 12th to receive their awards. Having completed the rigorous six step adjudication process including a significant submission, interviews and mystery shopper rounds, St Jarlath’s Credit Union has been accredited as a Business All Star. The Business All-Star accredited companies are recognised to be progressive, indigenous Irish businesses which meet the highest standards of verified performance, trust and customer centricity.

Speaking at the awards event, John Doyle from St Jarlath’s Credit Union said: ‘This is a very proud day for St. Jarlath’s Credit Union. To gain outside recognition of the work that is carried out in the Credit union brings a real sense of pride to our team – staff and board.  Members have always trusted us with their business over the last 52 years but this just adds an additional layer of trust and belief in the services that we provide. We are grateful to the All-Ireland Business Foundation for the recognition of the work that is carried out in the Credit Unionand also to our team, our board and our membership base, without whom we wouldn’t exist’.

It was a day of celebration for Tuam and the locality as not only were St Jarlaths Credit Union honoured but Cormac Tagging were also awarded a Business All Star and Sinead Canney Muldoon from Adventuro Ireland was honoured as a Thought Leader in Global Citizenship.

St Jarlaths Credit Union was established in 1967 and St Jarlath’s is one the largest community credit unions in the country with a membership of over 48,000 and assets in excess of €210 Million. They have 8 branches in Tuam, Headford, Mountbellew, Dunmore, Moylough, Turloughmore, Corrandulla and Abbeyknockmoy.

For further information please contact Shona O’Dwyer on 093-24645 / [email protected]