Jana Schmidt

CEO of Harland Clarke and QuickPivot

Jana Schmidt is the CEO of Harland Clarke and CEO of QuickPivot, with executive responsibility for driving client and consumer value while accelerating business performance and growth for both companies. She leads the executive management teams of each business to deliver payment and marketing services that drive customer engagement in every relevant way across channels, leveraging data and cross-channel campaign management to develop end-to-end solutions that help clients connect with consumers and businesses how, when, and where it matters.
With more than 30 years of leadership experience in sales, marketing, operations and client advocacy, Jana most recently served as the president of Harland Clarke. She was responsible for the strategy and advancement of the company, while delivering strong outcomes in deposit and loan acquisition and retention, as well as customer onboarding and activation through digital and analog channels. Prior to this role, Jana served as CEO of Ecova (now known as ENGIE Impact) where she created a clear vision and strategy to lead the global energy and sustainability management company. Her leadership at the technology-enabled services firm delivered strong financial and operational results, and drove value from analytics-based solutions to large commercial and industrial companies with over 700,000 global locations.
Jana has extensive senior leadership experience at Harland Clarke. Before her time at Ecova, she owned the P&L for the company’s Marketing Services division and also served as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, leading the national sales and marketing teams.
Jana is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization of Atlanta, is a board advisor to Junior Achievement of Georgia, and is a board member of GirlTalk. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree (cum laude) in Psychology from Colorado State University.

Jana Schmidt

CEO of Harland Clarke and QuickPivot

Jana Schmidt

CEO of Harland Clarke and QuickPivot

Jana Schmidt is the CEO of Harland Clarke and CEO of QuickPivot, with executive responsibility for driving client and consumer value while accelerating business performance and growth for both companies. She leads the executive management teams of each business to deliver payment and marketing services that drive customer engagement in every relevant way across channels, leveraging data and cross-channel campaign management to develop end-to-end solutions that help clients connect with consumers and businesses how, when, and where it matters.
With more than 30 years of leadership experience in sales, marketing, operations and client advocacy, Jana most recently served as the president of Harland Clarke. She was responsible for the strategy and advancement of the company, while delivering strong outcomes in deposit and loan acquisition and retention, as well as customer onboarding and activation through digital and analog channels. Prior to this role, Jana served as CEO of Ecova (now known as ENGIE Impact) where she created a clear vision and strategy to lead the global energy and sustainability management company. Her leadership at the technology-enabled services firm delivered strong financial and operational results, and drove value from analytics-based solutions to large commercial and industrial companies with over 700,000 global locations.
Jana has extensive senior leadership experience at Harland Clarke. Before her time at Ecova, she owned the P&L for the company’s Marketing Services division and also served as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, leading the national sales and marketing teams.
Jana is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization of Atlanta, is a board advisor to Junior Achievement of Georgia, and is a board member of GirlTalk. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree (cum laude) in Psychology from Colorado State University.