Diane Lemonides, the founder of the Luxury Marketing Council of Philadelphia, is President of Verve Marketing & Design, a nationally recognized specialty agency focusing on luxury lifestyle marketing. Over the past twenty years, Diane has assisted numerous companies in developing and implementing growth strategies and continually exceeding expectations.
Diane speaks and consults with businesses and organizations on a regular basis, locally and nationally on the topics of branding, marketing & luxury marketing. Diane conducts workshops and round table discussions for groups around these topics.
After graduating from Carnegie Mellon University, Diane lived and worked in London, Melbourne Australia and NYC where she was a designer and art director at numerous publishing houses including Epicurean, House Beautiful, Personal Investment, Channels, New Jersey Success and Readers Digest Books and VNU Business Publications, before launching her company in 1987.
Diane has received numerous design awards and has a proven reputation for bringing financial success to her clients. She resides in the Brandywine Valley of southeastern Pennsylvania with her husband, two teenage sons and an Airedale terrier. Diane embraces the experiential/adventure side of luxury and is an avid cycle traveler, organic gardener and collector of art.
A little known fact about Diane: She has been talking about getting exotic chickens for years, she just likes the colored eggs they lay!