Joel Quadracci

Chairman, President & CEO


Joel Quadracci is Chairman, President & CEO of Quad, where he guides the company’s overall strategic growth, continuing the tradition of family leadership at the company founded in 1971 by his father, the late Harry V. Quadracci.  

Joel grew up with the company, officially joining it in 1991. He held various sales and strategy roles before becoming President & CEO in 2006, and Chairman, President & CEO in 2010.  

Under Joel’s leadership, Quad is realizing his vision to transform itself into a global marketing experience company that helps brands reimagine their marketing to be more streamlined, impactful, flexible and frictionless.  

He serves on the board of directors for Plexus Corp., Pixability, Inc., Road America, Inc., the National Association of Manufacturers, and the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce. He also serves on the board of trustees for the Milwaukee Art Museum and on the advisory council of the Smithsonian National Postal Museum. 

Born and raised in southeastern Wisconsin, Joel is dedicated to the continued success of Quad.  

Joel holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.