VentureTech Alumni Illuma Labs and Posh Team up to Win 2022 NACUSO Next Big Idea

Voice authentication and conversational AI/IVR integration awarded first prize at “Shark Tank” style event LAKE JACKSON, TX (May 4, 2022) — Two CUSOs, Illuma Labs and Posh Technologies, have been announced as the winners of NACUSO’s “Next Big Idea” award. The event, sponsored by NACUSO and Co-Op Solutions, featured six worthy CUSO finalists with fresh […]

2021 VentureTech Winner Silvur Featured in Barron’s

Moving in Retirement? Here’s How to Keep Costs Down and Maintain Flexibility. Retirees fret about their portfolios in a turbulent market and rightfully so, but for many the most consequential financial and personal decision is where they move in retirement. If they make a mistake—moving to a town they don’t like, buying a home that […]

Silvur named VentureTech’s Best of Show

“Fourteen fintech companies from around the country eagerly pitched their solutions to accredited investors and a who’s who of credit union industry executives,” said CSS Sales Distribution Channel & Alliance Manager and event co-founder Jenny Jackson. “The showcase strives to minimize geographical barriers, improve collaboration, provide an avenue for investment and build lasting relationships among […]

Choose Your Own Venture

Glen speaks with the founders of DoubleCheck, NetGiver, and Live Give Save- three startups that stood out at the recent VentureTech conference for fintechs serving credit unions. Links related to this episode: DoubleCheck: https://www.mydoublecheck.com/ NetGiver: https://www.netgiverapp.com/ The Spave app from Live Give Save: https://www.livegivesave.com/index.html# The VentureTech conference (includes info on all 11 presenting firms):  https://myventuretech.com/ Our previous BIGCast […]

Strategic Link Partner, ILLUMA LABS, Wins Best of Show at VentureTech 2019

Highlighting the value and importance of technology that mitigates fraud, Illuma Labs earned the Best of Show award at VentureTech 2019, held in Plano, Texas, Nov. 13 and 14. VentureTech is an exclusive, invite-only event that brings together credit unions, investors, and early-stage fintech solutions. Fintech companies from across the country pitch their credit union […]

The Veridian Group and TDECU Announce Joint Investment in ILLUMA LABS

WATERLOO, Iowa (May 29, 2020): The Veridian Group and Texas Dow Employees Credit Union are announcing a joint investment in Illuma Labs, a Plano, Texas-based provider of voice authentication for enhanced security against fraud in call centers. “Identity theft is an ongoing threat that can have a costly impact on credit unions and their members,” said […]