Diane is currently an advisor, consultant, and investor in early stage companies, as well as an independent film producer and actor. A serial entrepreneur from the age of 16, she's been involved with digital marketing, fashion, retail, and hospitality industries and has co-authored chapters in two books, 'Women on Top - Against the Odds' alongside New York Times business best-seller, Dr. Lois M. Frankl - a book featuring successful women in business and 'Wealth Diaries: An Entrepreneur's World'. Most recently she co-founded and was COO of QuantumLinx - a digital marketing agency which she helped grow from a garage based start up to over 50 employees across 3 continents and over a thousand clients from varied industries. QuantumLinx has received several business accolades including 'Fastest Growing Start-Up', Deloitte's Asia Pacific Fast500, and BRW Magazine's top 100 Fastest Growing Companies twice and winning the ActionCOACH My Business Business Awards and the CIty of Sydney Business Awards.
In 2014, she produced 'Candiland', a film starring Academy Award Winning Actor, Gary Busey (Buddy Holly Story, Lethal Weapon) and Chelah Horsdal ('Rise of the Planet of the Apes'), and received an award for her performance in 'Suppose the Night Tasted Like Sugar' from IndieFest and an Award of Excellence from The Accolade. She has lived in 6 different cities and now lives in NYC with her dog, Patch.
Name: Diane Villavieja
Lives in: New York City, New York