Dianne has managed corporate and business communications for large and mid-sized companies across the United States. She gained experience in a full range of integrated communications specialties: marketing, media relations, branding, advertising, employee, investor and speechwriting. Currently, Digianantonio is an adjunct professor in communications and business at Walsh University in Canton, Ohio.
Previously, Digianantonio managed worldwide internal and marketing communications for The Timken Company, a $3.5 billion company providing industrial products and services. Earlier positions include director of communications at Diebold, a $3.3 billion manufacturer of ATMs and related services, as well as communications manager at BellSouth Telecommunications in New Orleans, AT&T/Pacific Bell in San Francisco, Kraft Foods and Allstate Insurance, both in greater Chicago.
In addition to her communications roles, Digianantonio has served as a product manager, advertising agency client executive and business improvement leader.
A native of Canton, Ohio, Digianantonio graduated from Northwestern University, majoring in journalism. She is currently active as a job developer and coach with professionals and people with disabilities, and serves on the local United Way’s Women United steering committee.
A member of two book clubs, Digianantonio is married with five grown children.