Grosvenor Artist Management was set up by Diana Wallis
in 2011 to represent new and emerging artists.....
Wallis spent 16 years working at the BBC and Independent Television as a
Researcher, Associate Producer and as on screen News Reporter and Presenter.
She interviewed people from all walks of life including the Aga Khan and
Margaret Thatcher - she worked predominantly on news programmes as Researcher
and Associate Producer for The David Frost Programme from the UK and America;
as a News Reporter for BBC and Thames TV and as Programme Presenter for a
variety of programmes around the country.
1985 she then Co-Founded, designed and marketed the multi award-winning
boutique hotel, ‘The Beaufort’ in London’s Knightsbridge, starting a whole new
genre of hotel and winning both a Cesar award for Best Hotel and Courvoisier’s
Award for ‘One of the Best Hotels in the World’.
also worked as a Non-Executive Director and then Chairman of the country’s
third largest Community Health Trust valued at £100 million covering central
and west London. Included in Parkside Trust was the Royal London Homoeopathic
Hospital where Diana hosted a visit by the hospital’s Patron, H.M. The Queen.
then formed a small property business with properties in London; the south
coast; France and Goa.
In 2012 Diana was Festival Director
of The International Composers Festival in Hastings, East Sussex www.composersfestival.com