The power of partnership! We are pleased to welcome Goldmark FCU, headquartered in Attleboro MA, to the Synergent family! We also are pleased to announce an agreement has been signed by The County FCU following their recent merger with Penobscot County FCU, and that a renewal agreement has been signed by Brewer FCU, headquartered in Brewer, Maine.

Goldmark FCU Signs New Core Agreement

Goldmark Federal Credit Union has signed a ten-year agreement with Synergent to provide the Symitar® Episys® core processing system. The credit union also signed agreements with Synergent for the following: marketing services; statement, check, and ATM/debit card processing; bill pay; mobile deposit capture; and Orpheus digital banking through Access Softek.

“Goldmark was looking for more than a traditional managed service provider,” said Penny A. Brown, CEO at Goldmark Federal Credit Union. “We wanted a long-term partner who was going to be just as focused as we are on our members and with identifying new efficiencies. We found that with Synergent.”

Goldmark Federal Credit Union is headquartered in Attleboro, Massachusetts has 3,200 members, and holds over $36 million in assets. The credit union serves people who live, work, and worship in the communities of North Attleboro, Seekonk, Dighton, Rehoboth, Norton, Mansfield and Attleboro.

“It truly is exciting to welcome another New England-based credit union to our Synergent family,” said Scott Johnsen, Senior Vice President of Operations at Synergent. “We have been consulting with Goldmark Federal Credit Union for several months and are thrilled to have earned their trust. Our team is eager to begin delivering the benefits of Synergent’s well-integrated suite of solutions to help them better connect with their members. We share Goldmark’s enthusiasm to provide their credit union with the latest best-in-class technology, products, and services to help their members meet their financial needs.”

Brewer FCU Renews Core Agreement

Brewer Federal Credit Union (FCU) has signed a new ten-year outsourcing agreement with Synergent to provide the Symitar® Episys® core processing system.

“Synergent is a valued partner,” said David DeFroscia, CEO of Brewer Federal Credit Union. “We depend on their expertise and their commitment to deliver results. I feel very confident that Synergent’s team will continue delivering the technology solutions we need to provide superior financial services to our members in the decade ahead.”

Brewer FCU is headquartered in Brewer, Maine, has over 8,100 members, and holds over $75 million in assets. The credit union’s field of membership serves individuals who live, work, worship, attend school, or own a business in Penobscot County and in the community of Dedham, Maine.

“Our entire Synergent team is pleased to extend our longstanding partnership with Brewer Federal Credit Union,” said Scott Johnsen, Synergent’s Senior Vice President of Operations. “We appreciate the opportunity to be a part of the credit union’s extended team and share their deep commitment to provide their members the best experience possible.”

The County Federal Credit Union Signs New Outsourcing Agreement with Synergent

The County Federal Credit Union has signed a new ten-year outsourcing agreement with Synergent to provide the Symitar® Episys® core processing system. The credit union also signed an agreement with Synergent for remote deposit services, card services, share and statement processing, check printing, and Orpheus digital banking through Access Softek.

In January, The County Federal Credit Union and Penobscot County Federal Credit Union merged following regulatory approvals by the National Credit Union Administration and the Maine Bureau of Financial Institutions. The combined institution now serves nearly 30,000 members and holds over $375 million in assets.

“The County Federal Credit Union has been working with Synergent’s team for years, so I knew they would be a great fit for our combined institution,” said Ryan Ellsworth, President/CEO of The County Federal Credit Union. “I value the level of trust and cooperation that exists between us and I am confident in Synergent’s ability to help us grow and succeed.”

The County Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Presque Isle, Maine, has an Operations Center and four branches in central and southern Aroostook County. Penobscot County Federal Credit Union has three branches in Penobscot County. The credit union will continue using its name, operating as a division of The County Federal Credit Union.

“It is always exciting when we see credit unions who are part of our Synergent family grow and increase their service offerings to their members,” said Scott Johnsen, Senior Vice President of Operations at Synergent. “We congratulate The County Federal Credit Union and Penobscot County Federal Credit Union on their successful merger. We look forward to working together with their team as they deliver innovative products and services to their members and help improve their financial positions.”