From February 2010 until February 2020, DiDio was the co–publisher of DC Comics, along with Jim Lee. Wizard magazine recognized him as its first ever “Man of the Year” in 2003 for his work in the DC Universe line of comics. DiDio joined DC Comics in January 2002, as vice president–editorial, as well as writer for Superboy (issues #94 to 100). He was promoted to vice president–executive editor, DC Universe in October 2004. No word on the reason for the departure from DC. Jim Lee becomes sole publisher at DC, in addition to his role as the company’s chief creative officer.