Dianna Booher, MA, CSP, CPAE is the bestselling author of 46 books, published in 60 foreign language editions, with nearly 4 million copies sold. She has published with Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster/Pocket Books, Warner Books, McGraw-Hill, HarperCollins/Thomas Nelson, and Berrett-Koehler Publishers. Her most popular books include Communicate With Confidence; Speak With Confidence; Creating Personal Presence: Look, Talk, Think, and Act Like a Leader; and What MORE Can I Say?
Several have been major book club selections. Her work has also won an American Library Association’s Best Nonfiction of the Year award and has appeared on Executive Soundview Summaries list of “25 Best Business Books of the Decade.”
Dianna and her work have been featured in the national media such as on Good Morning America, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, FOX, CNN, National Public Radio, Forbes.com, Bloomberg, Fast Company, The New York Times, Washington Post, Boardroom Reports, Investor’s Business Daily, Industry Week, Reader's Digest, Success, Entrepreneur, and Glamour. Leadership Excellence has named her as one of the “Top 100 Thought Leaders” and one of the “Top 100 Minds on Personal Development.”
She has also won the highest awards in the speaking profession, having been inducted into the CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame (awarded by the National Speakers Association of the United States).
Dianna and her training company have received vendor-of-the-year awards from clients such as IBM and Frito-Lay for overall impact on the organization. She is founder and CEO of Booher Research Institute. Other clients for her communication training and coaching include Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Pepsico, Bank of America, Alcatel-Lucent, BP, Shell Oil, ExxonMobil, Chevron, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Bell Helicopter, Hallmark Cards, American Airlines, DFW Airport.