Biography

Daren is responsible for overseeing production operations, including Press, Finishing, Distribution and Production Support, across our core print business segments of magazines, catalogs, retail inserts, books and directories. He joined our Saratoga Springs, N.Y., plant team as a Finishing Technician in 1985 just months after the plant opened. He worked as a Mailhead Operator, InkJet Operator, Saddle Stitcher Operator and Finishing Leader before being promoted into management as a Shift Supervisor in 1989. Daren became the plant’s Finishing Manager in 1995 and helped start up the plant’s perfect binding operations. In 2004, Daren was promoted to Plant Manager, responsible for leading what was then America’s largest printer of weekly magazines. In 2008, he relocated to our corporate headquarters in Sussex, Wis., as Director of Finishing. He was named Vice President of Finishing Operations in 2010. Daren completed the executive education program at Dartmouth University’s Tuck School of Business.