DANIEL L. KNOTTS
Dan serves as the CEO of RRD, a position he has held since October 2016.
Dan began his career with RRD in accounting in 1986 and subsequently held positions of increasing responsibility within finance, operations, sales management and business unit leadership at various locations in the United States. After relocating to Chicago in 1998, Knotts served as Senior Vice President of Operations for the Magazine Business, President of the Specialized Publishing Services business, President of the Magazine, Catalog and Retail businesses, Chief Operating Officer for the Global Print Solutions, Group President of RRD, and then he was named Chief Operating Officer for RRD in 2012.
As Chief Information Officer, Dave is responsible for the company’s global infrastructure and technology operations, as well as the strategic design and implementation of innovative technology solutions, services, and business application platforms that maximize performance levels and optimize technology costs.
Dave combines his business and technology expertise to align IT capabilities with corporate objectives and build a competitive advantage. He brings previous executive leadership experience to his role as the former CIO of LSC Communications. Prior to that, his history with RRD spans over a decade where he oversaw the strategic planning, investments and portfolio management within the IT organization across multiple business platforms within RRD.
As President of RRD’s Marketing Solutions and Business Services segments, John oversees the full portfolio of RRD’s businesses, from marketing programs that optimize customer engagement across online, offline and onsite channels to critical business communications used to service, inform and transact with those customers over time.
John provides executive-level leadership and strategy to ensure RRD’s clients are better connected with their customers across the range of print and digital communications touchpoints. Most recently, John served as RRD’s Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer.
TERRY D. PETERSON
Terry has served as the Chief Financial Officer of RRD since September 2016.
Prior to joining RRD, Terry served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Deluxe Corporation from 2009 to 2016; Vice President, Investor Relations and Chief Accounting Officer at Deluxe from 2006 to 2009; Controller and Chief Accounting Officer at Deluxe Corporation from 2005 to 2006; and Director of Internal Audit at Deluxe Corporation from 2004 to 2005. Prior to Deluxe Corporation, Mr. Peterson held various finance and audit roles at Ecolab Inc., Provell Inc., Jostens Inc., and PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Doug leads RRD’s Marketing Solutions segment, which leverages an integrated portfolio of data analytics, creative services and multichannel execution to deliver comprehensive, end-to-end solutions that drive marketing ROI.
Doug is responsible for RRD’s direct mail, in-store marketing, digital print and digital solutions businesses. Doug joined RRD in November 2017. Prior to joining RRD, Doug served as President, North America, of Digitas, digital pioneers in one-to-one marketing. Doug was at Digitas for almost eight years, where he grew the P&L by $500 million.
As Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer, Elif is responsible for driving the execution of RRD’s transformational growth strategy and overseeing the strategic planning process for each of RRD’s businesses.
Elif joined RRD in June 2018. Prior to joining RRD, Elif served as the Vice President of Strategy for Fortune Brands. She has also held leadership roles in strategy and business development at Hillshire Brands and Sara Lee Corporation and has several years of global consulting experience, most recently with Booz & Company.
Deb serves as RRD’s Chief Administrative Officer, where she oversees the Company's Legal, Human Resources, Environmental, Health and Safety, Corporate Communications, and Risk Management functions.
Deb is responsible for providing instructional leadership to the noted functional areas, managing all Board and governance matters, and running the Company’s ethics and compliance program. Prior to joining RRD in 2012, Deb spent nearly seven years working in government, primarily as a federal prosecutor and seven years at Latham and Watkins where she conducted internal investigations, managed complex litigation matters, and defended white collar defendants
As Chief Commercial Officer, Al leads RRD’s Marketing and Client Services organizations, in addition to the Healthcare Solutions vertical and the Enterprise Solutions Group — the company’s largest team driving sales efforts across RRD’s integrated Business Services and Marketing Solutions segments.
Prior to this role, Al served as the Group President of Enterprise Solutions and Senior Vice President of Enterprise Sales for RRD. Before joining RRD in 1992, Al served as Advertising Director at Hachette Filipacchi Media and began his career in sales at Xerox Corporation.
Al has extensive experience in supporting Fortune 1000 companies and advising C-level executives with multichannel communications solutions.