GREEN BAY, Wisconsin., July 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Nicolet Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCBS) (“Nicolet”), the holding company of Banque Nationale Nicolet, today announced the appointment of Héctor Colón to the board of directors of Nicolet. Mr. Colón is the President and CEO of the Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.
“Héctor is a great addition to our board of directors,” said Bob atwell, Executive Chairman of Nicolet. “He brings a solid background in organizational leadership in the government, education and not-for-profit sectors. He is a dedicated leader who has led these organizations through difficult changes. The tenacity and discipline he has shown as the 7-time national Boxer champion is just the start of a career of real achievement. “
“I am delighted to join the Nicolet Banque Nationale family,” said Mr. Colón. “Nicolet is a champion bank with remarkable leadership and culture and is a proven community partner.”
Under the visionary and innovative leadership of Mr. Colón, Lutheran Social Services has adapted new business models and strategies to increase relevance and operational efficiency. Prior to Colón’s tenure in 2017, the organization had fallen short of its budget for four consecutive years. Since then, LSS has generated multi-million dollar surpluses with a gain of $ 12.4 million during its first three years. He was recently named Nonprofit Executive of the Year by BizTimes Media and Hispanic Man of the Year by UMOS.
About Nicolet Bankshares, Inc.
Nicolet Bankshares, Inc. is the banking holding company of Banque Nationale Nicolet, a growing full-service community bank providing services ranging from commercial and personal banking services to wealth management and pension plan services. Founded in Green Bay in 2000, Banque Nationale Nicolet operated branches in the North East and Central Wisconsin and the upper peninsula of Michigan. You can find more information at www.nicoletbank.com.
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