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travel industry marketing executive

Barbara Josephine Catania, travel industry marketing executive. President New Beginnings, Naperville, Illinois, 1978; volunteer Statesville Prison Art Association, Joliet, Illinois, 1983, Illinois Youth Home, Warrenville, 1984, Lincoln Park Shelter, Chicago, 1986-1987, People Educating People, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, since 1989. Member American Society Travel Agents (allied), Pacific Area Travel Association, Chicago Women in Travel.

Background

Catania, Barbara Josephine was born on December 9, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Peter Francis and Florence Katherine (Popo) Caviolo.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Oak Park, Illinois, 1957.

Career

Administrative assistant, Radio television Representatives, Chicago, 1957-1959; sales manager, Ministry of Trade and Industry Vacations, Oak Brook, Illinois, 1974-1975; sales manager, Prestige Vacations, Oak Brook, 1975-1978; consultant, Means Career Apparel, Chicago, 1978-1981; marketing manager, Travel Representatives, Chicago, 1981-1983; executive director, B. J. Catania & Association, Westmont, Illinois, since 1983.

Membership

President New Beginnings, Naperville, Illinois, 1978. Volunteer Statesville PrisonArt Association, Joliet, Illinois, 1983, Illinois Youth Home, Warrenville, 1984, Lincoln Park Shelter, Chicago, 1986-1987, People Educating People, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, since 1989. Member American Society Travel Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (allied), Pacific Area Travel Association, Chgo.Women in Travel. F C.

Connections

Married Felice Paul Catania, December 30, 1937 (divorced July 1978). Children: Brad Alan, Karin Jean, Brian Gerard.

father:
Peter Francis Caviolo

mother:
Florence Katherine (Popo) Caviolo

spouse:
Felice Paul Catania

child:
Brian Gerard Catania

child:
Brad Alan Catania

child:
Karin Jean Catania