Alumna named to list of powerful women in entertainment

December 7, 2017

Newhouse School alumna Diane Nelson ’89 has been named to The Hollywood Reporter's 2017 Women in Entertainment Power 100.

Nelson is president of DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Consumer Products.

This fall, Nelson was honored by Syracuse University with the prestigious Arents Award. At the ceremony in October, a Kennedy Center-style video tribute to Nelson included comments from friends and colleagues in the motion picture industry. Well-wishers included Warner Bros. Entertainment Chairman and CEO Kevin Tsujihara, Walt Disney Studio’s Chairman Alan Horn, “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot and Citigroup Chairman Dick Parsons.