Get to Know the CEO!

  By Andrea Britten, Client Relationship Manager   MDT strives to provide consistent, top-tier service, allowing us to form a deeper connection with every client. We build relationships to anticipate needs, proactively recommend solutions, and expand our knowledge of each credit union’s strategy for personalized and enhanced support. Throughout our journey building relationships, we meet unique…

Documenting Your Database – The Importance of Understanding Your Data

By Reed Block, Senior Data Analyst; and Mary Teachout, Data Analyst   As the saying goes, “Knowledge is power;” knowing how to understand your data empowers you to make smart, data-driven business decisions. In our daily jobs, we develop knowledge in several ways –including through coworkers, Google or happy mistakes. However, true knowledge goes beyond…

A New Era of Cybersecurity for Credit Unions: A Blend of Digital Trust and Strategic Tech Investments

Within a dynamic digital landscape, credit unions face numerous challenges in safeguarding member information and maintaining a strong security posture. These challenges include a growing number of phishing attacks and data breaches. Meanwhile, the fraudsters remain relentless, discovering new ways to infiltrate vulnerable systems. Consider these insights from MDT’s cybersecurity expert and Chief Technology Digital…

“C” is for Community: Credit Unions Give Back

Credit unions play a vital role in the strength and development of their communities. Whether volunteering time, investing money into the local economy or creating awareness, credit unions’ support and efforts are making a difference every day. While navigating a fast-paced work environment and combating daily challenges, credit unions are still dedicated to supporting their…

Redefining Fintech Collaboration: MDT Named Finopotamus 2023 Tech CUSO of the Year

  By Gary Lee, Chief Client Officer Credit unions are unique financial institutions deeply rooted in their people-helping-people philosophy. In an age where technological advancements drive financial operations, aligning a credit union’s mission with technological innovation is paramount. MDT (Member Driven Technologies) is a testament to this alignment, confirmed by our recognition as the Finopotamus…

Fintech Trends Destined To Elevate The Member Experience: Insights from the Jack Henry™ Connect Conference, October 16-19, 2023

By Amethyst Stewart, Senior Marketing and Communications Specialist   After attending the recent Jack Henry™ Connect Conference, I am confident that change will continue to be the norm as we head into 2024. But for credit union leaders without a solid technology plan, this change will be even more pronounced. Staying abreast of our evolving…

Fall 2023 Product Updates

By Claudette Hart, Product Manager; Waheeda Brandon, Product Manager; and Tara Hana, Product Manager Through internal development and partnerships with third-party providers, MDT’s Product Management team analyzes, prioritizes, validates, and delivers new product offerings. Below is a recap of some of the important information we’ve shared, as well as some of the products and partnerships…

On the Road Again!

By Patty Markovic, Client Relationship Manager   MDT had the privilege to attend the 2023 Montana Credit Unions Annual Power Up Conference & Expo. “The Roaring Twenties” was this year’s theme, and participants enjoyed an event full of excellent education sessions, networking opportunities, fundraisers, and vendor hall. As a golfer myself, I was grateful to…

Cybersecurity & Credit Union System Resilience and Reporting Cyber Incidents

By Jason Sharabani, Senior Manager, Internal Audit & Compliance   In June of 2023, the NCUA released their annual Cybersecurity & Credit Union System Resilience Report.  The report is presented to the Committee on Financial Services of the House of Representatives and to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs of the Senate on…

Fall Check List

By Tracie Loudermilk, Senior Manager, Project Management & Consulting Services and Jennifer Pardonnet, Senior Project Manager  Kids back to school Fantasy Football team set Project Manager contracted through MDT for important project Because Fall is filled with so many activities, now is a great opportunity to reach out to MDT to help check a few…

The Importance of Management Training

By Sarah Gibbs, Senior Manager, Human Resources   Let’s face it, being a manager can be tough! From balancing your time and managing competing priorities to learning how to be an effective communicator and lead a strong team, several qualities make a great manager. Managers shoulder a high level of responsibility in organizations. They are…

MDT Named a Best Place to Work in Financial Technology for Fourth Consecutive Year

CUSO recognized for fostering a collaborative, welcoming culture   FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., June 13, 2023 – Member Driven Technologies (MDT), a CUSO that hosts the Symitar core processing system from Jack Henry™ to provide a private cloud alternative for core processing and IT needs, today announced that it has been named a Best Place to Work in Financial Technology by…

MDT Partners with FI MarketScan Advisors, Inc

CUSO and consultant team up to help credit unions reduce costs and better manage contracts   FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 16, 2023 – Member Driven Technologies (MDT), a CUSO that hosts the Symitar core processing system from Jack Henry™ to provide a private cloud alternative for core processing and IT needs, today announced a partnership with FI MarketScan Advisors, Inc, an…