Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Dr. Diana Kyser oversees SWK’s entire consulting practice including client care, development, project management and implementation. Her talent for “growing people” cultivates an environment of strategic excellence and sustainability in her role as Chief Operating Officer at SWK. Previously, Diana has held leadership positions in marketing, customer care, operations and human resources at large firms like American Express, JPMorgan Chase and LexisNexis, as well as startups like TheLadders.com.
Diana is a dedicated entrepreneur and motivated achiever. Her accomplishments include the co-founding of C3i, Inc., a $100M venture funded global technology solutions firm that was sold to Merck. Diana was also a 2014 Leading Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners finalist and a 2015 recipient of NJBIZ Best 50 Women in Business Award.
Diana combines her passion for people, personal growth and hands-on management both in and out of the office. An avid runner, she leads her local running club in Summit, NJ, waking before dawn to run every day. One of Diana’s proudest accomplishments was raising over $14,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to honor her late father, also an avid runner, by participating in the Boston Marathon. Diana is also a mother of three boys and a rescue pitbull named Latte.
She earned an MBA in Information Systems from the NYU Stern School of Business and received her Doctorate of Business Administration from Temple University’s Fox School of Business and Management in May 2017.