Samantha Diamond is CEO of CultureConnect, an award-winning technology company delivering beautiful and meaningful digital experiences to museums and cultural heritage organizations. CultureConnect innovates the visitor experience through a practice of audience research, digital experience design and software development. Previously, Samantha was on the executive team of 20x200, a VC-backed art e- commerce company that pioneered the sale of contemporary art online. Samantha has been featured in national press (NPR, CNBC), international conferences (MuseumNext, American Alliance for Museums among many others), and speaks frequently as an expert on the intersection of digital transformation, learning and engagement.
Samantha’s expertise also includes strategy & operations, which she honed while working at the multi-billion dollar McMaster-Carr Supply Company and in Africa and the Middle East for the U.S. Government and NGOs. Samantha earned an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA in International Relations from Tufts University.