Fall Forum Highlights Better Communications, Honors Member Achievements
Monday, October 30, 2017
On Oct. 12, 2017, credit professionals gathered at the Best Western Plus Bloomington Mall of America for the annual NACM North Central Fall Forum. The event featured a presentation from Julie Berg about harnessing the power of better communications.
During breakfast, attendees received a report on recent NACM North Central activities from NACM North Central Board of Directors Chair Nate Hutton, CICP. JoAnn Malz, CCE, CICP, ICCE, received the 2017 James A. McIntyre Mentoring Award for sharing her insights and knowledge not only within her company, but with fellow NACM North Central members. (Photo: NACM North Central Board Chair Nate Hutton, 2017 James A. McIntyre Mentoring Award winner JoAnn Malz and 2016 James A. McIntyre Mentoring Award recipient Mike Thelen).
Attendees recognized individuals who have earned their NACM designations during the past year. Credit Business Associate designees included Joseph Brothers, Paul Dvorak, Jared Johnson, Bill Noeker and Chelsea Swaggert. New Credit Business Fellows included Chad Sivertson. With the addition of these designees, NACM North Central remains the nation’s top NACM affiliate for credentialed professionals with 150 CBAs, 69 CBFs and 57 CCEs. (Photo: NACM North Central President Toni Nuernberg, CBA Designee recipients Joseph Brothers and Chelsea Swaggert, and NACM North Central Board Chair Nate Hutton).
Thank you to attendees, speakers, allied members, and event sponsors Experian and Dun & Bradstreet for making this year’s Fall Forum a great success. Photos courtesy of Janet Watson-Hays.