Dianna Booher, MA, CSP, CPAE

Dianna Booher

As a prolific author of 46 books, published in 26 languages, with nearly 4 million copies sold, Dianna helps clients improve the impact of their communication: oral, written, interpersonal, and enterprise- wide.  Her latest books include What MORE Can I Say? Why Communication Fails and What to Do About It (Penguin Random House), Creating Personal Presence: Look, Talk, Think, and Act Like a Leader (Berrett-Koehler) and Communicate With Confidence (McGraw-Hill).


Several books have been major book club selections.  Among her numerous recognitions and awards:


  • Macmillan Executive Book Club Selection
  • Fortune Book Club Selection
  • Writers Digest Book Club Selection
  • A Cindy Award in New York Film Festival—Corporate Training Division
  • Newbridge Executive Book Club—Main Selection
  • Business Week Book Club
  • Book of the Month Club—Alternate Selection
  • Money Book Club
  • Executive Soundview Summaries: Best Business Book of the Decade
  • American Library Association: Best Young Adult Non-Fiction of the Year

Dynamic Keynoter, Recognized Communication and Productivity Expert
Good Morning America, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Fox, CNN International, Forbes.com, CNBC, NPR, The New York Times, Washington Post, Bloomberg, Boardroom Reports, Investor’s Business Daily, Success, and Entrepreneur have interviewed Dianna for opinions on critical workplace communication issues.


Dianna Booher has been delighted to speak at venues all around the world, including numerous international conferences in the United States, South America, Europe, and Asia. Consequently, she has received the highest awards in the professional speaking industry, including the following honors:
––CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame® (induction by National Speakers Association)

––Top 100 Thought Leaders in America (Leadership Excellence magazine)

––Top 100 Minds in Personal Development (Leadership Excellence magazine)

––21 Top Speakers for the 21st Century (list by Successful Meetings magazine)

––Top Leadership 500 (by Leadership Excellence/HR.com)



CEO and Founder

Dianna is founder of Booher Consultants, a communications training and consulting firm, and also CEO of Booher Research Institute. Clients include IBM, Lockheed Martin, PepsiCo, Frito Lay, ConocoPhillips, BP, Chevron, Raytheon, JP Morgan Chase, among others.    www.BooherResearch.com