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SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA – September 20, 2022 / -- BrightFi, the banking technology services platform dedicated to bringing better banking services to every community is proud to announce it has joined the Western Bankers strategic partners program as an associate member.  

BrightFi’s commitment to community starts with supporting the strengthening of community banks in all regions. The dedicated commitment of Western Bankers, as one of the largest trade associations in banking makes this alignment a great fit for BrightFi to engage and support further education and collaboration that advances better banking and stronger, more successful banks.  

“At BrightFi we’re committed to delivering the most effective and easy to use digital banking platform that lets banks focus on customers and their community,” said Michael Coghlan, chief executive officer of BrightFi. “Our affiliation with Western Bankers aligns with that commitment to bank and community success and we look forward to continued collaboration in the years ahead.”  

Formed from two recognized, trusted banking associations, the California Bankers Association and Western Independent Bankers, Western Bankers brings more than two hundred years of combined experience serving, connecting and educating banks.

As part of its initial membership, BrightFi is also sponsoring and participating in Western Bankers’ 2022 Fintech & Cannabis Conference taking place September 19-20. Led by chief risk officer Jame Sloan, BrightFi’s forum discussions and presence will focus on helping banks approach digital transformation on their terms in ways that benefit them, their clients and their bottom line.

Banks interested in learning more about BrightFi’s platform can find out more at  

About BrightFi:  

BrightFi delivers a cloud-based banking as a service platform that lets financial institutions and non-banks configure, test, and deploy digital banking products at a fraction of the time and cost. BrightFi’s end to end platform significantly reduces costs and brings modern financial services to communities that need them most. For more information, visit:  

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