Farmington Hills, MI – May 16, 2016 – Member Driven Technologies (MDT) announces 1st Community Credit Union in Sparta, WI has signed to convert their core processing to Symitar Episys via the Member Driven Technologies (MDT) credit union-owned service organization (CUSO) solution.

Dominic Schmidt, President of 1st Community Credit Union says, “We decided to make a change in our core system so that we can continue to provide better service and more convenience for members with the latest, easy-to-access products and services.  Equally, we wanted to make sure our employees have the best tools for serving and building relationships with our members.  We also wanted to partner with a provider that is equipped to handle the demands of ever-changing technology so we can truly focus on our members.  In our review of several providers, MDT rose to the top in everything on our ‘must have’ list.  We are excited to start working on the conversion process and serving our members in partnership with MDT.”



1st Community Credit Union ( ) – In early 1961, 1st Community CU was chartered to provide low cost credit to all persons in the Sparta Community.  Today, the credit union operates 3 branches; the Sparta Main Branch, the West Salem branch and a Student branch located in the Sparta High School, and serves over 11,000 members.  Dominic Schmidt serves as the credit union President.

Member Driven Technologies ( ) 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.