ESL Federal Credit Union

ESL Federal Credit Union

For Immediate Release:
November 26, 2012

For more information, contact:
Francine Patella Ryan
ESL Public Affairs Manager
585.336.1089 or 585.261.6220 (cell)

ESL Federal Credit Union
Top Banking Choice in Rochester

Local Credit Union Makes List 11th Consecutive Year

Rochester, NY... For the 11th consecutive year, ESL Federal Credit Union was voted by readers of the Democrat and Chronicle as Rochester's best bank/trust company for 2012. ESL has received the top award in this category every year since the inception of the awards in 2002.

New to the program this year is the gold and silver awards for each category. ESL received a gold award in the bank and trust category, and a silver award in the mortgage lender category.

Founded by George Eastman in 1920, ESL Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution with $4 billion in assets. ESL employs more than 600 people locally and has about 300,000 members world-wide. The company was twice recognized as one of the Best Small and Medium Workplaces in America by the Great Place to Work® Institute and presented by Entrepreneur®. Access to the credit union includes 19 branch locations and more than 40 ATM locations, a Contact Center, and Internet, online and mobile banking channels. The company is headquartered at 225 Chestnut Street, in Rochester, and can be found on the Internet at


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