With more than 20 years of financial services experience, Wade Stayzer is Meridian’s Vice President, Sales & Services. In this role, he oversees the strategy for Meridian’s Retail, Wealth, Mobile, Broker and Small Business lines of business, while also supporting the Sales and Service efforts of the frontline.
Wade has been instrumental in shaping Meridians’ retail delivery strategy while establishing a culture of employee engagement.
A long-time supporter and champion of the credit union system, Wade has held a variety of roles and responsibilities at Niagara Credit Union – one of Meridian’s legacy credit unions.
In 2010, Wade was recognized as one of Niagara’s Top 40 under 40 for outstanding business achievement and community leadership. That same year, he was also recognized by the St. Catharines Chamber of Commerce as the Young Professional of the Year.
An Active volunteer in the Niagara community, Wade is a member of the Board of Trustees of Niagara College, a Director with Niagara Workforce Planning Board and an active Member of the Rotary Club of St. Catharines. Wade has also served as Board Chair of the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce, Board Chair of Family and Children’s services Niagara, and as a Board Member of Niagara Health System and Niagara Community Foundation. Wade holds a MBA and a Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University.