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San Jose, CA - May 13, 2021

Best Places to Work 2021

May 13, 2021

Meriwest Credit Union Recognized as a 2021 Bay Area 'Best Place to Work'

San Jose, CA – May 13, 2021 – Meriwest Credit Union has been recognized as a winner in the 2021 Bay Area Best Places to Work, an awards program presented by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.  This is the second year in a row employees of Meriwest have voted the Credit Union as a best place to work.  
Meriwest was one of the select employers from the Bay Area that was named as a winner of the award on May 7th, 2021. Winning organizations were honored for having created exceptional workplaces that their employees value highly. 

Award applicants were evaluated and ranked across 5 categories according to the number of Bay Area employees. The ranking found companies in the region whose employees rate them highest on such values as fun, collaborative culture, solid compensation and benefits offerings and other amenities as well as management practices. The ranking was unveiled on May 7th, 2021 in the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.

“Management is deeply humbled and sincerely grateful that our team again voted us as one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area. We will continue to strive to live up to their expectations, together as one” said Julie Kirsch, Chief Executive Officer at Meriwest Credit Union. 

About Meriwest Credit Union
Meriwest Credit Union, one of Silicon Valley’s largest and most established financial institutions, has been providing proactive, personal, convenient and innovative financial services to over 80,000 businesses and families throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Tucson, Arizona for 60 years. More information can be found at

About 2021 Bay Area Best Places to Work  
Best Places to Work is an innovative publication and awards program produced by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.  The rankings were determined by surveys that went directly to employees who answered a series of questions.  The survey was administered online by the employers and through a service provided by Quantum Workplace, our research partner.  The rankings are numeric based on Quantum’s scoring process.  By ranking companies and sharing best practices we facilitate idea sharing and help other companies learn from the best.  

Media Contact:
Helen Grays-Jones