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IDI Names Dorman as New Communications Manager, Hanson Promoted

Amanda Dorman

Amanda Dorman

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Indianapolis Downtown, Inc. has named Amanda Dorman as its Communications Manager. As a member of IDI’s marketing and communications team, she will help produce communication tools that market Downtown and support IDI programs. Dorman is responsible for promoting Downtown as a leisure destination, including media relations, social media, IDI’s comprehensive event database and more.

IDI’s marketing and communications efforts help attract more customers Downtown and increase patronage of arts, attractions, entertainment, sports, hotels, recreation, restaurant and retail facilities. The organization disseminates information about Downtown parking and safety, businesses, events, activities and organizations through the media and numerous consumer publications.

IDI also develops cross-marketing opportunities for Downtown, supports core Downtown and IDI initiatives, manages Georgia Street and directs the annual Circle of Lights presented by the Contractors of Quality Connection and Electrical Workers of IBEW 481and other holiday programs.

Dorman is an Indiana University graduate in journalism and also has a Master of Arts degree in public relations from IUPUI. Dorman formerly worked for lululemon athletica, Bohlsen Group as a Freelance Literary Publicist and UniversalProcon as an Associate Project Manager.

 

Jennifer Hanson

Jennifer Hanson

Jennifer Hanson has been promoted to Senior Director of Communications. Hanson had been IDI’s communications director since 1999. She helps promote Downtown beautification programs, safety, parking/ transportation issues, development, destinations and events through publications, media relations, social media and cross-marketing partnerships. She is also the editor of IDI’s weekly e-news and produces the Downtown map.

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