ARCHDIOCESE OF CHICAGO NAMES NEW
GENERAL MANAGER FOR NEW WORLD PUBLICATIONS
Chicago, IL (February 6, 2007)-Colleen Dolan, Director of Communications and Public Relations for the Archdiocese of Chicago has named Dawn Vidmar General Manager of the Archdiocese's New World Publications, which publishes the Catholic New World, Catolico and Katolik, the respective English, Spanish and Polish-language newspapers for the Archdiocese, as well as the annual Archdiocesan Directory.
For the past 16 years, Vidmar has been the Advertising and Marketing Manager for New World Publications. Prior to joining the Archdiocese, she worked in advertising sales for The Wall Street Journal.
Vidmar is a board member of the Catholic Advertising Network and is a member of the Catholic Press Association. She is also on the European Advisory Board that serves the Archdiocese's Office of European Catholics.
Vidmar lives in Brookfield with her husband of 30 years, John, who is a deacon assigned to the Slovenian Catholic Mission in Lemont. She is a parishioner both at the Slovenian Catholic Mission and at St. Francis Xavier parish in LaGrange. The Vidmar's have three children, Michael, Joseph and Monika.