Marcus Hardy is a communications manager at Fiserv, a Fortune 500 financial services technology firm. He drives external communications for the company, with a specific focus on the credit union industry.
Marcus leads the creation of external communications strategy, messaging and agency direction for this segment of Fiserv — using integrated communications tactics such as media relations, social media, and marketing communications to forward the Fiserv brand promise and narrative. Additionally, he trains Fiserv associates on presentation, interview and brand knowledge skills.
Previously, he was an account supervisor at Codeword, where he led communications teams that represented Utah-based technology, consumer and B2B startups including CircusTrix and SimpleCitizen.
Prior to his 2016 relocation to Utah, Marcus worked in New York City at Codeword and at CooperKatz & Company (now G&S Business Communications). While in New York, he served as the Public Affairs Director for his stake. He is a 2011 graduate of the BYU communications program, a recipient of the Rulon L. Bradley Award, and a current board member for the Utah Valley chapter of PRSA.
Marcus began teaching at BYU in 2016. His spouse, Erica, is a registered Suzuki cello instructor. They have two sons, ages six and three.