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Farmington Hills, MI – October 18, 2016 – Member Driven Technologies (MDT) is proud to announce the conversion of Empower Credit Union in West Allis, WI.  Empower CU converted their core processing to Symitar Episys via the Member Driven Technologies (MDT) credit union-owned service organization (CUSO) solution on October 15, 2016.

Jennifer Schilling, Empower’s CEO, says, “Our focus has always been on our members and helping advance their financial situation. We recognize the need for improved technology, not only for our membership, but also for our staff in meeting our members’ needs. We are looking forward to working in partnership with both MDT and Symitar.”

About Member Driven Technologies (www.mdtmi.com)
MDT is a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO) with a unique, hybrid business model that gives credit unions the ability to create the best experience possible for their members.  MDT hosts and deploys the industry-leading Symitar Episys core processing platform, as well as offering dozens of other best-of-breed products and services that allow credit unions to round out their service offerings and compete with other financial institutions, no matter their size.  We focus on the technology so credit unions can focus on serving their members.  MDT currently serves clients in 28 states, performing the processing for over 1.8 Million members with combined assets of $19.6 Billion.  Larry Nichols serves as President/CEO.

About Empower Credit Union ( www.empower-cu.org )

The financial institution was originally incorporated in 1914 as an S&L, then converted to a credit union in 1997.  It was organized to serve employees and retirees of the Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company (later known as Wisconsin Electric Power Company/WEC Energy Group). They now serve numerous SEGs and a four-county region in southeastern Wisconsin.  Today, Empower CU has more than 5,400 members and $98 Million in assets.  Jennifer L. Schilling serves as their CEO.