1st United Credit Union was named a San Francisco Bay Area’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® winner. This year’s winners practice innovative strategies and represent best practices in industries as diverse as energy, medical, financial services and nonprofit.

An independent research firm evaluates each company based on key measures in various categories, including Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; and Strategic Company Performance.

“At 1st United, we take pride in our employees,” said Lynell Fraley, VP of Human Resources at 1st United Credit Union. “This recognition reflects our dedication to making 1st United a place where people are excited to come to work.”