Diane Craig in the 'i am grful club'
What would you do if you discovered a process that changed everything?
Diane Craig has a process that does exactly that.
As President and founder of Corporate Class Inc., Diane has been on a 30-year journey as an impression management expert. She has designed, created and implemented a comprehensive series of programs to polish the professional image of today’s business leaders. 93% of the time people are judged on how they look and act.If you refine your appearance, and master the details of etiquette and social intelligence, you will get on with the business at hand with greater self-confidence. And self-confidence can change everything.
Diane has garnered international acclaim working with the who’s who in the business world. She has consulted with political leaders and celebrities, prepped guests of Royal families and prepared attendees of the G20 summit. Her expertise is sought by Fortune 500 companies, universities, media and North America’s top business schools.
Diane’s programs provide the tools for executives and corporations to set themselves apart from the competition. Clients are taught how to present themselves in the best possible light, projecting credibility and instilling trust.Projecting credibility and instilling trust is the hallmark of Corporate Class.
“My work has never felt like work,” Diane says. “I get inspired when I’m coaching an executive and I see the light go on when they realize how basic social fundamentals are something they can control. I get motivated when they’re excited to put these skills into immediate action.”
Diane studied Haute Couture at the Richard Robinson Academy of Fashion Design. She refined her skills at the Protocol School of Washington and completed certificates in Intercultural Studies at UBC and the Pacific University. She has travelled extensively and brings hands-on, world-class experience on cultural diversities to the North American boardroom.
Diane is a sought after speaker at national business meetings and presents all-inclusive workshops to corporate groups.She regularly appears on TV and radio, and is a favorite newspaper and magazine contributor.Diane Craig is a faculty member of the Canadian Management Centre, and is on LifeSpeak’s national roster of speakers.
Diane has received the Women of Inspiration Award from Canadian Living Magazine and Avon Canada. She also won the Business Person of the Year Bronze Award from the Ottawa Greater Chamber of Commerce. Toastmasters International has awarded Diane with the Communication and Leadership Award.
Diane Craig is committed to community service. She serves on the Premier’s Advisory Board for Organ Donation and Transplantation, the Canadian Council on Donation and Transplantation, and the Board of Trillium Gift of Life Network. She chaired her own not-for-profit organization, Sandrine’s Gift of Life, and she sits on multiple committees with Toronto missions and shelters. In 2003, Diane Craig was presented the governor General of Canada Meritorious Service Medal.