Daniel L. Knotts 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.
RR Donnelley's cartographic production facility in Lancaster, Pennsylvania grew to be one of the largest custom mapmaking companies in the United States. In the early 1990s, the division successfully integrated routing technology with its digital map databases and launched a separate company, Geosystems, which several years later became MapQuest.