7 Questions With Courtney Acosta, SVP/Director of Development & Strategic Projects at Crescent Bank
Courtney has served as SVP/Director of Development & Strategic Projects at Crescent Bank since 2006. He received a BS CMPS with a minor in Mathematics from NSU. Other positions he’s had include a director for a computer game software company, an IT manager at a financial institution, and the owner of a computer consulting service.
What’s your #1 business priority for 2015?
Support growth of institution with new technology: Telephony (IVR/Dialer/WFM/QA) and SHAW 5.3/5.4 implementation
The leading characteristic of a financial services organization?
Providing sound financial instruments and advice for customers.
Your top piece of advice for future financial services executives?
Cautiously embracing new technology/services to position your institution to meet the desires of the “future”!
When you were 20, what did you envision for your career?
Writing games in a very relaxed and open work environment. I guess I was just 30 years ahead of my time.
The most unusual job you’ve ever had?
Mechanical Engineer – I ran the snowball machine at 14 making $0.85/hour.
Your favorite book or movie?
Favorite quote or motto?
An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.