Advisory Board Chair
Diana is the Head of Marketing for Mars Wrigley Confectionery Canada, member of the Mars Wrigley Confectionery Management Team, and leads the Inclusion and Diversity council at Mars Canada. As the Head of Marketing, her team is responsible for the vision, portfolio strategy, innovation and brand communication for leading brands including M&M’s ®, EXCEL ®, SKITTLES ®, SNICKERS®, MARS®, STARBURST ® and TWIX ®.
Diana proudly started her career with Mars Canada over 10 years ago on the Chocolate business as Sr. Marketing Manager Bars, moving shortly thereafter to Seasonal. During her time with Chocolate she delivered the short term business targets and long term strategy for the bar business, created the award and recognition program for Chocolate associates and co-led the creation of the segments Cocoa sustainability efforts. In 2011 Diana moved over to Petcare business as Brand Director for Cat Main Meal. During her time with Petcare, Diana won the Global 2016 Make the Difference Award for the turnaround of the Cat business. Prior to Mars, Diana worked in in Marketing at Pepsico on brands including, 7UP®, MOUNTAIN DEW ® and GATORADE®.
As a mother of two young girls, Diana is deeply committed to building a tomorrow that includes better opportunities for all. With a strong passion for female leadership development and for inspiring an inclusive and diverse workplace at Mars, Diana commits her personal time to inspiring others through coaching, mentoring and by sharing personal experiences.