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James Patrick Dolan

editor , publisher , investment banker

James Patrick Dolan, American investment banker, editor, publisher. Recipient two Charles E. Green Headliner awards, 1973, 74, eighteen San Antonio Press Club awards, 1971-1982, two Fund for Investigative Journalism grants, 1975, 76, Ouststanding Alumni Award, 1997, Entrepreneur of the Year Award, 2001, Upper Midwest Region Evast and Young Entrepreneurs Hall of Fame, 2002.


Dolan, James Patrick was born on June 13, 1949 in Trinidad, Colorado, United States. Son of Andrew Patrick and Ethel Josephine (Riggs) Dolan.


Bachelor in Journalism, University Oklahoma, 1971.


Reporter, executive editor Express News Corporation, San Antonio, 1971-1982. Director New Media Group News American Public, New York City, 1982-1984. President, public Keycom Electronic Public, Schaumburg, Illinois, 1984-1986.

Chairman board JPD Holdings, New York City, since 1986. Partner Kummerfeld Associates Investment Bankers, New York City and Chicago, 1986-1987. Vice president Chicago Sun-Times, Inc., 1988-1989.

President Sun-Times Magazines, Chicago, 1988-1989. Editor, public Sun-Times Magazine Group, 1988-1989. Managing director Jordan Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1988-1990.

Executive vice president, managing director Jordan Edmiston Group, Inc., 1991-1993. President Publick Occurrences Inc., since 1988. Chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer Dolan Media Company, since 1992.

President, Chief Executive Officer Finance and Commerce, Inc., Minneapolis, since 1993, Andrus Publishing, Inc., 1993-1994. President Daily Reporter Public Company, Inc., Milwaukee, since 1994, Daily Record Company, Inc., Baltimore, since 1994, Dolan Information Center, Inc., Minneapolis, since 1994, Journal Record Public Company, since 1994, Virginia Public Company, since 1997, Legal Ledger Inc., since 1997, Corporation Service, Limited liability company, since 1997, Lien Services American, Limited liability company, since 1997, Virginia Public Company, Inc., since 1997, PJC Inc., Portland, Or., since 1997, Legal Commission Corporation, St. Louis, since 1997, Long Island Commercial Review, Inc. Ronkonkoma, New York, since 1998, Daily Record Company, Rochester, New York, since 1998, Colorado Public, Colorado Springs, Company, since 1998, Banko Inc., Minnesota, since 1998, Banko Retrievel, Inc., San Diego, since 1998, Idaho Business Review, Boise, since 1999, New Orleans Public Group, Metairie, Los Angeles., 19992.

Board directors Advisor Publication, Inc., San Diego, Hydro-Tone, Inc., Oklahoma City, Peoples Educational Holdings, Inc., Saddle Brook, New Jersey.


Member professional advisors board H.H. Herbert School Journalism, University Oklahoma, since 1995. Member American Society Newspaper Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors (vice president, treasurer Texas chapter), Information Industry Association (board directors videotex division 1985-1986), American Court and Commercial Newspaper Association, Meadow Club (Chicago), Headliners Club (Austin, Texas)., Minnesota Club.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: computer programming, architecture, antique maps and books, rock and mineral collecting.


Married Sylvia Marie Razien, January 4, 1971.

Andrew Patrick Dolan

Ethel Josephine (Riggs) Dolan

Sylvia Marie Razien