For five years, Diane has hosted Access Hollywood and Access Hollywood Live’s All Access Style, a successful partnership with Rue La La, sharing weekly fashion and beauty bargains, and generating millions of dollars of revenue for her clients.
An original host of G4TV, Diane has also hosted Trading Spaces Boys vs. Girls, Three Wishes (NBC), Fandangos’ Moms’ Movie Minute and junket coverage, and Oscars Backstage, the official Oscars’ livestream. Her recent theatrical and TV credits include Tacoma FD, 9-1-1, American Horror Story, Major Crimes, True Detective, Scandal, Castle, The Steve Harvey Show, and The Doctors, and she has appeared in hundreds of national commercial campaigns.
For live and corporate events, Diane is continuously sought out to conduct high-level interviews, present brand messages, and curate branded experiences while connecting and engaging diverse audiences. Recent clients include Lincoln Motor Company, Ford, Panasonic, E3, Avid, Sony, and the United States GeoSpatial Intelligence Foundation.
In 2011, Ashton Kutcher, the “President of Pop Culture” for Popchips launched a viral social media campaign search for his “Vice President of Pop Culture”. Diane created the winning video, beginning a successful collaboration, where she conceived and directed pop culture-focused videos with celebrities like Bruno Mars and Heidi Klum, identified and enlisted social influencers as brand ambassadors, and helped grow the brand’s social media.
For over six years, Diane also hosted and created shows for Yahoo that were consistently in the top 20 most-watched shows on the web, for sponsors such as P&G, Kellogg’s, and JC Penney.
In 2013, Diane founded Zota Productions, a boutique production company, utilizing her experience in production, brand relationships, and storytelling. Zota Productions’ clients include Fulgent Genetics, NuFACE, Tiny Tags Jewelry, Syneos Health, Kopari, and Colorescience.
A Northern California native, Diane graduated cum laude from UCLA with a degree in Communications Studies, and currently lives in Los Angeles.