People: Quad/Graphics Inc (QUAD.N)
9 Dec 2016
Mr. John C. Fowler is Vice Chairman of the Board, Executive Vice President of the Company. Fowler joined Quad/Graphics in 1980 as the Company's top financial executive and quickly became the architect for financing the Company's growth. During his 36-year career with the Company, he has raised multiple billions of dollars to finance organic growth as well as numerous consolidating and growth acquisitions. Accordingly, Quad has evolved from a small, family-owned firm with fewer than 300 employees and about $21 million in sales to one of the world's leading providers of print and marketing services with more than 22,000 employees on three continents and about $4.7 billion in sales. Other highlights in Fowler's career with Quad include a two-year, $300 million expansion program launched in 1994; a $123 million equipment expansion in 1997; and a $600 million capital expansion program that followed in 1998. He also played a leading role in acquiring a coupon insert business later sold to Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation; establishing Quad's international strategic partnerships and joint ventures; launching Parcel Direct, a parcel expediting business later sold to FedEx; and nurturing the startup and growth of QuadMed, the Company's healthcare subsidiary. Fowler currently serves as Quad/Graphics' Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President of Global Strategy & Corporate Development, responsible for global strategic planning and business development. He has been in this role since February 2014. Prior, John was Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, a role he assumed in 2010 after serving as Senior Vice President & CFO since 2005. Among the groups for which Fowler was responsible: Finance, Treasury, Accounting, Tax, Investor Relations, Business Development and Global Procurement.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||834,500|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||1,028,520|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||67,741|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||1,930,760|