We Embrace Brilliance In Business & Greatness In People
We are Team Diamius and we work exclusively with enterprise-level corporations, IPO's and newly funded start-ups. Our mission is to empower business leaders and their teams to produce quantum leaps in performance and results. We are honored to be of service to you and look forward to learning more about your vision, mission and needs. Feel free to get to know our staff and alliance partners below.
Diamius has over two decades of experience working with Fortune 50 companies on large-scale workforce initiatives, including leadership development, sales and negotiations skills, executive mentoring and business acumen. Our enterprise-level programs and services are responsible for generating over $100 billion in new revenues for our clients, which include Hewlett-Packard, Agilent Technologies, Intel, Yahoo, Intuit and many others.
Our small business division works with emerging IPO’s and mid-sized firms intent on scaling up, or are positioning to be acquired. Our services include ramp-up, “adult supervision,” scaling strategies, talent development and the operational maturity needed to achieve vital business imperatives and benchmarks.
In early 2012, Diamius expanded its consulting portfolio to serve funded small businesses with the intent to scale. Our mentoring services include go to market strategies, leadership development, performance benchmarking, marketing and sales expertise, PR and media, legal structuring and seed capital acquisition.
Val Jon Farris
CEO of Diamius Multinational, Val Jon Farris is a top-tier leadership development expert with 25+ years experience championing enterprise-level training programs for Fortune 50's in the U.S.A, Canada, Europe, Latin America, Asia and India. Company's include Hewlett-Packard, Agilent Technologies, Intel, Yahoo, Intuit, Pacific Telesis and many others. His areas of expertise are C Suite executive mentoring and designing and implementing large-scale workforce leadership initiatives that tap into human greatness, foster superlative character and accelerate peak performance. Val Jon is a seasoned executive coach, official Mentor to Richard Branson's XTC Academy and an honorary recipient of numerous industry leadership and development awards. He is also an award-winning author, Huffington Post columnist and well-known self-development workshop facilitator.
Elizabeth (Eli) Davidson
Co-Founder of Diamius Multinational, Elizabeth Davidson is a rapid business growth expert and has mentored professionals from around the world. She is on Sir Richard Branson’s Advisory Counsel for thee XTC Academy,which empowers visionary entrepreneurs the world over. Her deeply moving and powerful "life-turnaround" techniques have been featured on The Today Show, Dr. Phil’s Decision House, SELF Magazine, New York Times, and CNN in 134 nations. Elizabeth is an award-winning author and featured Huffington Post Columnist. Her clients include Women Inc. 500 CEOs, Emmy, Grammy, Oscar winners as well as many A list celebrities. Joan and Melissa Rivers filmed breakthroughs on their show, Joan Knows Best.
Ed & Deb Shapiro
Corporate Mentors & Spiritual Coaches
Ed and Deb Shapiro are the award-winning authors of 18 books on meditation and personal development. Their latest is Be The Change, How Meditation Can Transform You and The World, with forewords by the Dalai Lama and Prof Robert Thurman. They lead mindfulness and meditation retreats and personal development programs worldwide; are featured columnists with the HuffingtonPost.com and Oprah.com; and are corporate consultants and personal coaches working with CEO’s and senior management. Ed from New York and Deb from England have taught together for over 25 years. They are an inspirational team who bring wisdom and compassion, acknowledging the inherent goodness in all beings.
Client Marketing Expert
High Stakes Presentation Expert Ann Convery shows clients how to optimize their presence and presentations into exactly what audiences want to hear, in either 30 seconds or 3 hours. Using neuroscience, media skills, and wordsmith tools, Ann’s clients deliver a great story merged with a winning pitch, particularly in high-stakes situations. Ann has delivered over 10,000 hours of professional training, and her clients have achieved triple growth, delivered winning presentations, and appeared in media such as CNN, 60 Minutes, and The Wall Street Journal. Ann has delivered over 150 speeches in Europe, the UK, and the U.S., and been interviewed in Entrepreneur, ABC-TV, Presentations Magazine, and many other media. Her two books were published by Harper Collins.
As an attorney with twelve years’ experience, Kate Kilberg’s practice focuses on non-profit and tax-exempt organizations, social enterprise, and complex estate planning and administration. She has experience representing tax-exempt organizations, both large and small, including public charities, private foundations, community foundations, and social welfare organizations. Kate has advised tax-exempt organizations in a wide variety of contexts, such as qualification for tax-exempt status, corporate governance, political and lobbying activities, grant-making, excise taxes, unrelated business income tax, joint ventures and for-profit subsidiaries, social enterprise, and mission-and program-related investments.
Experienced community networking, marketing and sales liaison, Candice specializes in connecting high-end professionals and entrepreneurs together to grow and network their business in an effective and profitable manner. She excels in business negotiations and is proficient at building rapport, trust and engagement. Candice is also the Founder of "BIO" an exclusive, invitation only networking group in Beverly Hills, BIO connects professionals from various careers with other like minded business men and women.
Over 20 years of experience in Event Production with events ranging from 15 to over 10,000 attendees and ranging from a couple hour meeting to over 10 days. Paula has managed all logistical aspects of workshops, trainings, oral presentations, team building functions, on-site product sales and events. Responsibilities including and not limited to speaker support, liaison with audiovisual team to support all technical aspects of the program to include: satellite feeds, webcasts, pyrotechnics, sound, lights and Illusions. She has managed, set-up and supported events both domestically and internationally; in both the general population as well as defense industry.
IT Technical Specialist
With over 20 years executive level administrative support and technical ability in a corporate environment, 16 of which were served in the mortgage industry, Lisa brings a wealth of business analysis, reporting and project management skills to our team. A virtual professional since 2001, Lisa is owner of Virtuoso Business Solutions, and co-owner of Assisting Your success. Lisa’s business background, creative thinking and expertise in technology, enhanced by a collaborative agent effort, creates an amazing synergy that results in innovative business processes and leading-edge advancements for agents to grow their business and increase their market share.
Experienced event producer and logistics assistant reporting to large-scale production managers. Production and logistics of all types - green room, speakers, registration, tagging video snags, managing volunteers, sound bite selection. Event producer for Tony Robbins, between 20 to 23,000 attendees. Most commonly 2500 attendance. Events included: Competitive Edge, Mastery University, Unlimited Power Weekend, Wealth Mastery, Date with Destiny, Leadership Academy, Platinum in Fiji. Also an event manager for Michael Russer, National Association of Realtors, Remax Tour, Envision U, and a variety of cruise ship-based events.