As Executive Vice President of Manufacturing, Daren Robarge is responsible for overseeing Quad’s vast production operations, including press, finishing, and production support. His work spans multiple business segments and print products, from retail inserts, catalogs, and direct mail, to magazines, packaging, and in-store, as well as special-interest publications and directories. Daren is also responsible for Quad’s Continuous Improvement and Engineering departments.
Daren is inspired by Quad founder Harry Quadracci’s philosophy that business is the most competitive sport. He brings a will to win and the abilities to motivate, delegate, trust, and lead by example to his wide-ranging remit and expansive team.
Daren joined Quad at its Saratoga Springs, N.Y., printing plant in 1985. He has held roles of increasing responsibility in Quad’s core business, beginning as a shift supervisor and most recently serving as senior vice president of Manufacturing.
When he’s not working, Daren enjoys spending time with his wife, playing golf, and teaching his grandsons how to play sports.
He and his wife live in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
Daren completed the Executive Education Program at Dartmouth University’s Tuck School of Business.