Dianne focuses on strategic communications planning, stakeholder relations and corporate awareness/identity campaigns for a variety of private, public and not-for-profit organizations. She also provides cost-efficient and effective counsel on relationship building and reputation management as well as research and analysis-based communications audits. She offers tactical skills such as writing, copy and structural editing, and training and communications workshops.
Her corporate roles included the position of senior manager of English Communications for CBC – Western Canada, with responsibility for marketing communications, sponsorships and community outreach. She also managed the corporate communications department for MPR Teltech, a high tech telecommunications company owned by BC Tel, providing corporate and marketing communications and government relations.
With several years of experience in some of the top public relations firms in Toronto and Vancouver, Dianne established her own consultancy in 2001 in Vancouver.
Dianne earned an honours degree in communications from Boston University. She has taught strategic communications planning and writing at Douglas College, SFU Continuing Education and the CBC.