Nick Hart has accepted the position of Vice President of Marketing at Member One Federal Credit Union. He is a seasoned marketer with significant experience, particularly in the financial services sector, in both the U.S. and his native England.
Following a successful career as an advertising account executive and copywriter in London, England, Nick moved to the U.S. in 1991. He began his American marketing career as senior copywriter for The Alpha Group, an advertising agency located in Asheville, NC, working as lead broadcast writer for clients such as The Grove Park Inn and Ingles Markets.
Nick previously served as copy director at First Union, now Wells Fargo, in Charlotte, NC. With a specialization in branding, Nick was an integral part of the team that oversaw two rebranding initiatives during his tenure at First Union.
Prior to joining Member One, Nick founded and co-owned an advertising agency, Cotton and Crown, in Charlotte, NC. The agency provided branding, marketing strategy, and creative execution to a number of financial institutions—LendingTree, Scottish Re, and NewDominion Bank, among others—and several nationally known clients, such as Lowe’s Home Improvement, WebMD, and National Gypsum.
Nick is a graduate of the University of London, with a BA in French Language & Literature. His wife Liza, is a native of Asheville, NC.