FARMERS BRANCH, Texas (11/16/09)--The Texas Credit Union League honored Neches FCU with two top marketing awards at the league’s 22nd Annual Credit Union Marketing and Business Development Conference in Galveston. Neches FCU, Port Neches, Texas, received the People’s Choice Award and Best of Show Award under the Youth/Senior Marketing category for the same entry. The credit union was honored for developing nSpire, which uses social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter and podcasting to promote the credit union difference. The credit union was also cited for events it offered to connect with members and potential members (LoneStar Leaguer Nov. 13). The league presented hundreds of awards in the 14th annual Lone Star Awards program. Entries were judged on results, creativity and the effectiveness of information and education provided. The awards drew 255 entries from 64 credit unions statewide, the league said. For a list of award winners, use the link.