NewGround and Weyburn Credit Union Win

CCUA’s 2019 AIME Award for “Branch Design”

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., September 12, 2019–NewGround, a St. Louis-based innovative architecture, design, and project management firm, announced that Weyburn Credit Union received recognition for obtaining the Achievement in Marketing Excellence (AIME) award from the Canadian Credit Union Association (CCUA) for their branch renovations.



Winning the AIME award signifies outstanding achievement in credit union marketing across Canada in digital, content, design, and advertising ingenuity.

NewGround Canada, based in Waterloo, Ontario, and Weyburn Credit Union transformed a space that reflected the transition to an advice and solution environment, featuring neutral flooring, finishes, and pops of purple colors throughout the branch. Unique design elements, such as a small indoor play area for children and a coffee bar, are also featured in the newly renovated space.

Weyburn Credit Union’s brand creates a unique vibe with a cohesive, visionary space that welcomes the surrounding community.

“It was a true honor to be recognized by CCUA for our work with Weyburn Credit Union as their design partner. Weyburn Credit Union was a great client to work with, and we were excited to help design their branch,” said Greg Ward, President of NewGround Canada.


About NewGround

NewGround is the industry thought-leader in strategy, innovative design, and project management, and has been for over 100 years. We help financial institutions master the power of their space to create the next generation workplace and retail solutions. At NewGround, we are driven by our core values of: Serving Others, Excellence, Innovation, Collaboration, and Communication. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, NewGround maintains corporate offices in Chicago, Illinois, Honolulu, Hawaii, and Waterloo, Ontario, with a regional presence throughout the U.S. For more information, visit NewGround at


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