Patrick Sells is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for helping transform community banking through culture and technology. As the Chief Innovation Officer at Quontic, Patrick is focused on drawing a new generation of talent to the banking industry and elevating Quontic as a destination employer. Sells blends together the desire to use technology to make the world a better place and change the perception of banking. He is an award-winning leader who has been recognized for digital innovation in banking earning American Banker’s Digital Banker of the Year Award and also named to Independent Bankers 40 under 40 list for emerging community banking leaders in 2020. The bank is headquartered in New York City and has earned the U.S. Department of Treasury certification as a CDFI. Currently, Patrick is an advisor of the Mizen Group and is on the faculty at the first ever graduate program for Digital Banking at the University of Wisconsin.
Prior to joining Quontic, Sells served as the CEO/Owner of the Sells Group, a marketing and technology agency based in Indianapolis that helps clients with digital customer acquisition. In addition, Sells is active in the not-for-profit space helping lead and advise several different organizations. He helped start and build the Super Service Challenge into a national program that raised and gave away over $30,000,000 alongside their national spokesperson, Drew Brees.
He currently resides in New York City and graduated from Taylor University with a degree in Political Science.