Stephen Nikitas was part of Harland Clarke from 2010 to 2019. He has more than 30 years experience in strategic planning, marketing, public relations and executive speechwriting. He has been a senior executive at financial institutions in New York, California and Massachusetts, developing and implementing sales and marketing programs that resulted in significant growth rates in loans, deposits and accounts.
As senior strategist with Harland Clarke Marketing Services, Stephen provided consultative services to banks and credit unions, helping them craft marketing and retail strategies and campaigns to take advantage of existing market and financial conditions and to grow targeted portfolios.
Stephen holds an M.B.A. from Clark University, an M.Ed. from Fitchburg State College and a B.A. from Boston University. He has published monthly columns on financial management in The Gardner News and Poughkeepsie Journal. He also had a monthly New York radio show on money management.