LONDON, ON, March 22 /CNW/ - Libro Financial Group is pleased to announce
we were named Business of the Year by the London Chamber of Commerce in the
large business category.
Jack Smit, President & CEO, and Tony Strybosch, Chair of the Board of
Directors, were on hand to accept the award at last night's Business
Achievement Awards gala held by the London Chamber of Commerce.
"Libro had a great year in 2006," says Jack Smit, President & CEO. "We
changed our name, made a record profit of $8.8 million, returned a record
$4.6 million to customer-owners, got our second Owner Satisfaction Score of
9/10 and launched our Community Builder grant program. Our success is due to
engagement on a number of levels - with owners, the community and especially
staff. This award is the icing on the cake!"
"How much better can it get? We will continue to work to excel! Thanks
and congratulations to all Libro staff," added Tony Strybosch, Chair of the
Libro Board of Directors.
Libro Financial Group - the new name for St. Willibrord Credit Union - is
southwestern Ontario's full-service financial institution operated by a
community of owners and open to everyone. With 48,000 owners and more than
$1.3 billion in assets under administration, Libro delivers a full range of
chequing, savings, investment, RRSP, insurance and loan products along with
financial coaching and advice for consumers, and farm and business owners. For
more information, see www.libro.ca.
For further information:
For further information: Harry Joosten, Vice President Owner Relations,
Libro Financial Group, Phone: (519) 672-0130 x322, Cell: (519) 878-4236,