Staff Spotlight: Nicole Atkins

Staff Spotlight: Nicole Atkins

Nicole Atkins serves as the President and CEO of Unique Management Services. With a bachelor’s degree in business management from Indiana University Southeast, Nicole has dedicated 25 years to her role at Unique. She shares her life with her husband, Darryl, of 20 years, and their son, Darius, who will be attending Purdue University, Fort Wayne, to pursue his track and field career. With weekends traditionally filled with track and field events for the past 18 years, Nicole looks forward to exploring gardening and embarking on new adventures.

As the President and CEO of Unique, Nicole’s responsibilities revolve around charting the company’s future course. She focuses on both long-term strategies and immediate goals, ensuring that Unique remains at the forefront of its industry.

A Team to Lead

What Nicole values most about Unique is its close-knit, family-like atmosphere. She appreciates how everyone is united by a common purpose, with no task being too big or small for any team member. Collaboration is key, and the team’s dedication never fails to inspire her.

A Career of Memories

Nicole cherishes countless memorable moments at Unique over the years. From personal milestones like birthdays, anniversaries, and births of children and grandchildren to achieving company-wide goals and milestones, each experience strengthens the team’s bond. These memories underscore the incredible journey they’ve embarked on together.

A Love for Libraries

Beyond her role at Unique, Nicole holds a deep appreciation for libraries. She recognizes the invaluable role they play in providing access to information and resources, offering opportunities to communities far and wide.

As Nicole continues to lead Unique, she remains committed to upholding the values that define the company. With a focus on excellence, collaboration, and community impact, she looks forward to the journey ahead and the opportunities it brings for growth and success.