Creative Council

Council Purpose

The Creative Council is a collaboration of leaders within the CUSO who challenge one another and tailor our look, feel, culture and outreach to develop an appropriate mix between all aspects of our organization. We will coordinate and amplify our message to the marketplace, network, and staff with a cooperative energy that will allow us to reach our goals. The council will plan, process, brainstorm, and anticipate efforts that will advance the way we operate to succeed in our mutual intentions of providing the finest products, services, and solutions to our clients.

Advancing The Process

The Creative Council is a collaboration of leaders within the CUSO who challenge one another and tailor our look, feel, culture and outreach to develop an appropriate mix between all aspects of our organization.

  • Printed Collateral
  • Websites
  • Electronic Materials
  • Branding
  • Signage
  • Etc.

Focus

Collaborate with leaders to understand, inventory, nurture, and ensure creative pieces are well designed, culturally appropriate, enforce trademarks and guidelines, be a sounding board, and amplify the story of CU*Answers; Who we are, where we come from, and what we are going to do. The Council will evolve the focus of design, messaging, and branding from a single architect to the shared vision of the organization as a whole.

Meetings

The council will meet bi-monthly and on an as-need basis. Meetings will be coordinated by the Marketing Manager. Proposed topics and reviewed materials should be emailed to creativecouncil@cuanswers.com to be added to the agenda.

Functions

  • Manage and oversee visual experience.
  • Set the culture and tone of the company.
  • Prepare for transitioning of creative direction.
  • Heighten leadership’s awareness of projects.
  • Be a steering committee for the brands of CU*Answers.
  • Facilitate a review process for creative pieces.
  • Brainstorm and anticipate the direction of creative efforts.
  • Tracking progress of creative projects.

Who’s On The Council

  • Randy Karnes – CEO
  • Bob Frizzle – CFO
  • Geoff Johnson – COO
  • Scott Collins – EVP National Sales
  • Brian Maurer – EVP Software Development
  • Dave Wordhouse – EVP Technology
  • Peter Meyers – Marketing Manager (chairperson)
  • David Damstra – VP Marketing Services & Creative Director
  • Ken Vaughn – Mobile Technologies Group Manager
  • Esteban Camargo – Content Marketing Manager
  • Dawn Moore – VP Writing Team/Product Design
Updated
January 18, 2019

SSAE-18 SOC 2 Report Now Available on the CU*Answers Due Diligence Page

SSAE-18 SOC 2 Report Now Available on the CU*Answers Due Diligence Page

CU*Answers has completed its SSAE-18 SOC 2 audit for Fiscal Year 2020.  The audit report has been posted online at cuanswers.com and can be downloaded here. As a reminder, the CU*Answers Due Diligence page is a central, convenient location for you and your auditors to download the information you need to meet your regulatory requirements…. Read more »

Jul 2, 2021

Now Available: SSAE-18 SOC 2 Report

Now Available: SSAE-18 SOC 2 Report

CU*Answers has published its SSAE-18 Service Organization Control (SOC) 2, Type II report.  Completed by Crowe, LLP, the report verifies the existence of internal controls which have been designed and implemented to meet the requirements for the security principles set forth in the Trust Services Principles and Criteria for Security, Availability, Processing Integrity and Confidentiality.  The… Read more »

Aug 7, 2019

Don’t Forget to Vote in the 2019 CU*Answers Elections!

Don’t Forget to Vote in the 2019 CU*Answers Elections!

ATTENTION CU*ANSWERS STOCKHOLDERS Make sure your voice is heard! Vote Electronically for board elections May 1 – June 14, 2019!  Visit the CU*Answers Elections website elections.cuanswers.com. Ready to vote? Visit https://cuanswers.simplyvoting.com/ and follow the instructions in your email. Watch your email today for your voting instructions (if necessary, you can change your vote during the… Read more »

Jun 11, 2019

Don’t Forget to Vote in the 2019 CU*Answers Elections!

Don’t Forget to Vote in the 2019 CU*Answers Elections!

ATTENTION CU*ANSWERS STOCKHOLDERS Make sure your voice is heard! Vote Electronically for board elections May 1 – June 14, 2019!  Visit the CU*Answers Elections website elections.cuanswers.com. Ready to vote? Visit https://cuanswers.simplyvoting.com/ and follow the instructions in your email. Watch your email today for your voting instructions (if necessary, you can change your vote during the… Read more »

May 31, 2019

Don’t Forget to Vote in the 2019 CU*Answers Elections!

Don’t Forget to Vote in the 2019 CU*Answers Elections!

ATTENTION CU*ANSWERS STOCKHOLDERS Make sure your voice is heard! Vote Electronically for board elections May 1 – June 14, 2019!  Visit the CU*Answers Elections website elections.cuanswers.com. Ready to vote? Visit https://cuanswers.simplyvoting.com/ and follow the instructions in your email. Watch your email today for your voting instructions (if necessary, you can change your vote during the… Read more »

May 17, 2019

Time to Vote in the 2019 Elections!

Time to Vote in the 2019 Elections!

ATTENTION CU*ANSWERS STOCKHOLDERS Make sure your voice is heard! Vote Electronically for board elections May 1 – June 14, 2019!  Visit the CU*Answers Elections website elections.cuanswers.com. Ready to vote? Visit https://cuanswers.simplyvoting.com/ and follow the instructions in your email. Watch your email today for your voting instructions (if necessary, you can change your vote during the… Read more »

May 1, 2019