Team & Leadership


Dianne Turner

Sr. Manager, Partner Engagement

Dianne Turner is senior manager, partner engagement for the Southeast for Brand USA, a public-private partnership dedicated to increasing international visitation to the United States through nationally coordinated marketing and promotional efforts. In this role, Dianne is responsible for developing and maximizing partner participation in Brand USA’s cooperative marketing programs.

Dianne joined Brand USA in July 2013, bringing with her more than 25 years of experience in selling and servicing destination marketing organizations. Prior to Brand USA, Dianne was the Regional Account Manager for Madden Media/Custom Marketing Group. In this position, she obtained a wide breadth of experience developing and selling custom integrated print and digital cooperative marketing solutions for travel and tourism clients¹ ever-changing needs. Under her management, partner participation goals were exceeded, delivering high returns on investment for DMOs and successfully meeting programs' objectives. She began her career on the client services side at a boutique-style New York advertising agency; followed by 10 years as the Senior Account Manager for Publicitas North America. During her career, she has represented some of the world's most recognized national and international brands such as Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine, Reader's Digest Publications, Globe & Mail, and Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and the Daily Telegraph.

Dianne earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in marketing from Baldwin-Wallace College. She is an avid tennis player and loves to travel. When not on the tennis court she is usually dreaming about her next trip.

Apr. 14
PAST Talks

Georgia State University, Masters in Global Hospitality Class

Dianne Turner
Sep. 24
PAST Talks

2019 West Virginia Governor's Conference on Tourism

Snowshoe WV United States
| Dianne Turner
May 07
PAST Talks

Travel Matters Reception

Sebastian FL United States
| Dianne Turner

More about Dianne Turner

Favorite Travel Memory

For my mom's 80th birthday I treated her to a number of first-time experiences: Las Vegas, a live play, and a helicopter ride!

Something Interesting/Unknown

I love to bake. Pies & cakes are my specialties.

Favorite Travel Destination

Can’t pick one. Been to some unforgettable places. BUT, Destin is the go to summer getaway.