Executive Bios

Doug Russell, President, CEO

A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Doug founded Russell Printing Inc. in 1977. Building the business from the ground up, he relied on unbeatable customer service and top quality work done right the first time to establish the company’s customer base.

Doug served on the Board of Directors of the Printing Industry Association of Georgia and was active in this organization for many years. He was chair of the PIAG Educational Foundation which oversees PrintEd certification, student scholarships, educational grants and graphic arts teacher training seminars. He served on PrintEd certification, and State of Georgia, Post-Secondary Education Graphic Arts Curriculum Review committees. He is a past graphic arts advisory board member of McIntosh HS, Marietta HS and Atlanta Technical College.

Doug completed his Masters of Science in Administration through Central Michigan University graduating in June, 2003. He and his wife, Elaine, now reside in North Carolina.

Jeff Lindler, Vice President, COO

Starting when he was only thirteen years old, Jeff has been in the printing business since 1977. His dad was a printer and apparently “the acorn does not fall far from tree.”

He worked his way through Gupton-Jones College, graduating in 1991 with an Associate of Science degree. Jeff joined Russell Printing in 1996 and is responsible for the day-to-day operation of Russell Printing.

Jeff is proficient in all major graphic arts software on both Mac and PC platforms.