Diane Dubovy BenkeDiane combines high energy, experience and formal facilitation training in Synectics®, to provide clients with disciplined methodology and techniques to achieve their desired objectives. With over 15 years of consulting experience, Diane can quickly grasp the issues at play. She draws out creative ideas while setting boundaries and managing diverse participants.

Diane has worked in a broad range of industries from biotech to fragrances on a variety of marketing and strategic planning issues including:

• Running new product development ideations sessions
• Facilitating a group of brand managers to develop the strongest set of packaging claims
• Designing and conducting primary consumer research
• Providing analysis and recommendations

Prior to joining The Sage Network, Diane worked at The Cambridge Group, MasterCard and Greenwich Associates.

Diane has an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and a B.S. from Cornell University where she was a teaching assistant for courses in international marketing and organizational behavior. Diane is a trained facilitator in Synectics® and a focus group moderator by RIVA.

Diane stays active by chasing after her two sons and training for her next endurance athletic event.