Small Business Leaders Awards Chair: Marilyn Hartmann, Security Service Federal Credit Union

Hartmann_Marilyn-spotlightAbout the Company: Security Service Federal Credit Union is a $6.5 billion credit union, the largest credit union in Texas and the eighth largest in the U.S., with its corporate headquarters located in San Antonio, Texas. Security Service serves more than 850,000 members in Texas, Colorado, Utah and around the world. It has built a reputation of strength, stability and convenience by offering its members financial soundness, unmatched hours of service and competitive financial products and services. Marilyn has over 30 years of experience, and as Manager she is responsible for overseeing Commercial Loan Production at the credit union and meeting their commercial member’s needs.

About the Program: The SBLA program recognizes the very best of our community’s business leaders. Qualifying nominees must have less than 100 employees to be considered and awards are presented in a number of categories including new business, community service, employee relations, business innovation, career achievement, business achievement, business advocacy and overall achievement.

Personally Speaking: Marilyn has served on the Ambassadors committee for eight years; she chaired the Small Business Leaders Awards committee in 2012; she chaired the How 2 Series committee in 2011; and chaired the Ambassadors committee in 2010. She served on the Gala committee, and Marilyn was named the Ambassador of the Year in 2006, 2007 and 2008. She says, “The chamber offers tremendous networking opportunities and direct benefits from being actively involved. This is where I have chosen to focus the majority of my business-related volunteer hours on an ongoing basis.”