Diane Burns is a pioneer in electronic publishing.
In 1984, she founded TransPacific
Digital as one of the first Macintosh-based service bureaus in the United States, which today is one of the foremost providers of foreign-language design, production and project managment services for print, video and digital publishing.
She is the co-author or author of 11 books on publishing applications, including the recent AdobePress book Digital Publishing with Adobe InDesign , co-authored with Sandee Cohen, and the award-winning Designers on Mac (Graphis). Ms. Burns has been a contributor to many national magazines, including PC Magazine and MacWorld, and today is a regular contributor to InDesign Magazine.
Ms. Burns is an Adobe Certified Instructor for InDesign and DPS. She has provided template development, training and consulting services in InDesign and DPS for a variety of clients, including many national magazines, advertising agencies and corporate communication departments. She is an author in the Lynda.com Online Training Library, including the titles "InDesign Tables InDepth" and "Multilingual Publishing Strategies with InDesign," and has developed and provides InDesign classes for UC Berkeley Extension in San Francisco.