In a career that has encompassed international talent such as Aretha Franklin, opera singer Lesley Garrett, CBE; Whitney Houston, The Four Tops, Jack Jones, Jermaine Jackson and many others, Diane Hinds has built her reputation on the promotion of quality and distinguished talent. Her writer representation includes John Stanley and international and New York Times bestselling writer Anne Perry.
Having completed her Masters, Diane was invited to join the University of Westminster as a Visiting Lecturer, specifically teaching on their Campaigning & Persuasive Skills module, on its BA: Public Relations & Advertising course, rated as the UK’s no. 1 PR course according to the Guardian League table 2015 and 2016.
She was also a frequent Guest Visitor in the UCLA Extension Writers' Program course: Personal Essay (Writing and Getting Published) taught by Victoria Zackheim.
Diane devoted 2016 to 'giving back' rolling out 60 talks to literary festivals and libraries with her popular talks 'How To Promote Your Book' and 'Getting Your Message Across'.
Diane has devised and produced a series of instructional writing films for her client Anne Perry. The first, Put Your Heart On The Page: An Introduction To Writing and Plotting To Enrich Your Back Story are available on Amazon. The third Developing Your Characters is released in early 2017 through Dreamscape.. She has also developed her own short film How To Promote Your Book which was launched at Love Is Murder, 2015 in Chicago
Diane is mother to two teenagers and lives with Sickle Cell Disease.