Diane Harrigan is the newest member of Business Wire’s San Francisco sales team, joining the crew as an account executive. Diane has spent the last 18 months working in broadcasting and public relations in the Bay area. Prior to San Francisco, she spent more than ten years as an on-air news reporter and anchor for various network television affiliates across the country.
A native of Chicago, Diane is a graduate of Columbia College in Chicago where she earned a B.A. with an emphasis in Journalism. Prior, Diane worked in administrative support for investment bankers at the brokerage firm of Salomon Brothers, Inc.
In relocating to San Francisco, Diane’s goal was to work in communications while moving over to the corporate sector. Business Wire offers her the perfect opportunity to utilize her media skills in both a challenging and rewarding business setting.
Diane lives in Oakland and enjoys running, writing, being active in community organizations and studying local history. A Californian since 2005, she says she’s found the location of her dreams and her permanent home.