Meet the InfoUSA Leadership Team
The InfoUSA executive leadership team is filled with experts in marketing and information technology. They bring relentless dedication and loyal work to the table to ensure clients have access to the most relevant, updated contact data and marketing solutions.
President, Local Marketing Solutions
Amit Khanna is the president of Infogroup’s Local Marketing Solutions division. He was named to the position in February 2013 after serving as chief data officer at Reachable, a social CRM solutions provider. Prior to Reachable, Khanna held several leadership roles at Infogroup including president of strategy and planning and president of database licensing. During his first tenure at Infogroup, Khanna increased revenue for a large portion of the company and developed strategic licensing relationships still used today.
Khanna leads two of the company’s successful software as a service (SaaS) products—InfoUSA and Salesgenie. He received his master’s degree in computer science from Creighton University and master’s in business administration from the University of Chicago.
Vice President, Local Marketing Solutions
John Copenhaver is the senior vice president of Local Marketing Solutions. He joined Infogroup in January 1995. He previously worked as general manager at ITI Marketing Services and as a branch manager at West Corporation. Copenhaver attended Creighton Preparatory School and Trinity University.
As a results-driven senior executive, Copenhaver has a proven record of growing revenue and maximizing workflow at businesses valued at $100 million. He drives major initiatives across organizations with demonstrated leadership and governing influence.
Brian Wagner is a general manager at Infogroup. He’s been with the company since October 2003. He leads InfoUSA’s marketing services team to deliver best-in-class marketing campaigns and ongoing campaign management including direct mail, email, data enhancement, paid search, and display campaigns.
Wagner previously served as director at APAC Customer Services, national vendor manager at USN Communications, and account manager at ITI Telemarketing. He earned a degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Chief Data Officer
Rohit Chowdhury manages data strategy and operations for Infogroup. He leads a team of over 300 people. Chowdhury has over 15 years of working with the creation and delivery process of the company’s data. He also served a pivotal role in creating some of the company’s most coveted data products including GeoDNA, TargetReady models, and more.
Prior to Infogroup, Chowdhury worked in corporate brand hotel management and a full-service advertising firm. He received his master’s degree in business administration from Northwestern University and bachelor of arts in economics from Delhi University in India.
As a sales manager, Keelia Schumacher strives to assemble a front line that’s well versed in the latest strategies and techniques to assist customers. She is dedicated to providing exceptional customer success and satisfaction.
Schumacher has been a sales manager since October 2012. She joined Infogroup in January 2008. Schumacher attended Creighton University.
Joey Gazda has been with InfoUSA for 12 years. Gazda supervises a team of more than 16 sales representatives. He coaches and motivates them to best practices and close large deals with clients.
Gazda was named Sales MVP in November 2010 and May 2011. He graduated with a bachelor of arts in history from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2005.
Jeremy Williamson started as a sales representative for InfoUSA. He’s been with the company 10 years, now serving as a sales manager. He leads a team of sales reps and support staff to assist customers with their data and marketing solution needs.
Williamson said InfoUSA was his first and only job right out of college. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration.