Claude H. Blanc new Executive Director and Publisher of Focolare's New City Press Publishing House
New City Press, the U.S. publishing house of the worldwide Focolare Movement, has announced that Claude H. Blanc will become the new executive director and publisher of the organization, effective June 1. Blanc succeeds Jim Webber, who left New City Press for retirement earlier this year.
“As a member of the Focolare myself for a number of years, I’ve had the opportunity to meet other members at various events worldwide and to become very familiar with our charism,” commented Blanc. His professional background includes executive positions in a variety of industries including publishing at Fortune 500 corporations as well as experience running his own consulting firm specializing in executive training and coaching.