Summary: Golden 1 Credit Union is California ’s largest financial cooperative, and the fourth largest credit union in the U.S. Since its founding by a group of California state employees in 1933, business at Golden 1 has been good. The credit union currently has 67 offices serving more than 575,000 members throughout the state.
Located in Sacramento on a 13.4-acre site, Golden 1’s new six-story corporate headquarters makes a dramatic financial statement. The project, designed by Ware Malcomb, is the tallest building in an office building campus near U.S. Route 50. Sheathed in glass windows, it houses 4.5 floors of corporate offices that includes a 5,300-s.f. high-tech data center, as well as 1.5 floors of tenant space.