Chairman & CEO
Curtis Maas is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the RDI Group, which is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois. He has served as CEO of RDI since 1985. The RDI Group provides capital equipment and related products to manufacturing customers worldwide in a wide range of industries including asphalt roofing, metal coil processing, utilities, data centers and medical PPE. The RDI Group serves customers by providing manufacturing solutions to exactly meet their needs, and offering full life cycle support including spare parts, technical support and upgrades.
RDI has grown by innovation focused on solving customer problems and by continuously improving the performance and productivity of our products to help our customers achieve their goals. Today the company offers the most advanced and broadest product lines in our various markets, serving the world’s best manufacturers with reliable, high performance products and services.
Maas leads an organization at RDI of incredibly talented and dedicated professionals, all working together in an environment where success is measured by how well our products work and how satisfied our customers are.
Maas holds active board positions in various businesses in a range of industries, and in the community. Currently he is the Board Chair of Quest Academy in Palatine, Illinois, and a board member and long-time supporter of Junior Achievement of Chicago.
A native of Rochester, New York, Maas holds a BSME degree from Northwestern University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.