Diane Schwartz is senior vice president & group publisher of the Media Communications Group at Access Intelligence, a media company based in Rockville, MD, with offices worldwide. Diane oversees the editorial, marketing, PR, sales and digital strategy of a rapidly expanding group, whose brands include PR News, CableFAX Daily, Cynopsis, LeadsCon, DM Confidential, Communications Technology and StudioDaily. In her 16 years with Access Intelligence, Diane has launched nearly three dozen conferences, newsletters, Web sites, events, e-media ventures and ancillary products. A 25-year publishing veteran, Diane has served on the board of the Specialized Information Publishers Association and on the Digital Media Committee of American Business Media and serves on numerous other PR, media and business committees. She works in Access Intelligence's Manhattan office and lives with her husband and two kids in Westchester County, NY. You can follow her on Twitter @dianeschwartz and read her PR News blog at prnewsonline.com.