For over 3 decades, Diana von Welanetz Wentworth has been the Founder and Program Director of the Inside Edge which was designed to inspire the next generation of thought leaders at a weekly breakfast forum in Southern California that helped launch the careers of many of the most celebrated authors and speakers of our day like Jack Canfield, Barbara De Angelis, John Gray, Barbara Marx Hubbard, Louise Hay and many others at the start of their careers.
Diana is the author of several best-selling and award-winning books like Chicken Soup for the Soul Cookbook: 101 Stories with Recipes from the Heart, Send Me Someone: A True Story of Love Here and Hereafter, The Von Welanetz Guide to Ethnic Ingredients: How to Buy and Prepare More Than 1,000 Foods from Around the World, The Pleasure of Your Company and the co-author of two Chicken Soup for the Soul titles. Her book Send Me Someone: A True Story of Love Here and Hereafter had the rights for being purchased by the Lifetime Network and The Pleasure of Your Company was the recipient of the Cookbook of the Year award. She is also a certified life coach who specializes in reinvention. Diana has done everything from hosting her own tv show to being an international keynote speaker at women’s meetings, writers conferences, and on cruise ships. She is a certified life coach who specializes in reinvention.