Diane is a curious soul who delights in the backstory and believes we come most alive when we are focused on something bigger than ourselves. Diane is passionate about people and relationships. “I like to surround myself with people who are genuine and authentic. People who are willing to experiment, to learn from each other and are not afraid to push creative boundaries.
Innovator, Catalyst, Connector. Diane is recognized as a change agent who delivers successful outcomes in the most challenging of situations. She clearly identifies the most potent strategic opportunity and provides the transformational leadership to see that the opportunity is realized and challenged. As an entrepreneur Diane earned a Top 100 Retailer of the Year nomination. Her expertise includes the big picture perspective and connecting ideas, people and resources.
Diane is committed to making a measurable difference in the world. She actively identifies and mentors future leaders. “I have a compelling desire to spend my time with smart, creative and courageous people who have the ideas, passion and strength required to make the world a better place.”
Her goal as Executive Producer of TEDxSanJoseCA is to bring the magic of TED to unexpected places and audiences.
Twitter Profile: Diane Michlig: Innovator, Catalyst, Connector - Loves Adventure, People, Dogs, Travel, Italy. Committed to Making a Difference.
I am passionate about the "backstory." I love all the stories that happen as a result of TED.
Bringing TED talks to unexpected audiences. Changing the world one TED talk at a time.
Amazing Orchestra in Congo - Lost Boys of Sudan -This I Believe from NPR- Whales - Hidden Gems
The backstory and finding hidden gems. I covet Terry Gross' job!
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