Memberships & Affiliations:
Memberships & Affiliations:
The Woodlands Country Club
CRM City Fellowship Church
Royal Beauty Careers Executive Board Member
Koinonia Women's Sorority
Public Speakers Association
WOAMTEC Magnolia Chapter
Society of Certified Etiquette Trainers
Darian is best described as a “GIFT” to all those that know him. In fact, in Greek the name Darian means gift.
He is a native Houstonian and proud graduate of Westbury High School. After high school, Darian earned a B.A. in Business Administration/ Marketing from the University of Houston.
Darian has the unique ability to transition seamlessly from the boardroom to the dining room to the stage and the podium or pulpit. He’s a highly sought-after presenter and instructor.
His infectious laugh, charisma, and unique ability to command an audience has allowed him to share his thoughts, experiences, and wisdom with audiences across the country.
He has over 20 years of experience in business leadership, working with Fortune 500 companies like Enterprise, Cardtronics, AIG, American General Life, VALIC, and Sun America.
In January 2016 Darian became the Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Operations Officer for the Monica Lewis School of Etiquette bringing his blend of innovative teaching techniques, vision, and strategy. Since joining forces with his wife Lady Monica Lewis, President & CEO, they have forged a burgeoning etiquette empire.
Students, Professionals, Business Owners, Ministry Leaders and Corporations frequently request Mr. Lewis’ insight regarding business development, protocol, marketing, branding, and business etiquette. And his practical, honest, and engaging presentation style has made him a trusted consultant to companies like Comcast, Service First Automotive, AIG Financial Network, Alief ISD, Koinonia Ecumenical Council of Churches, and the Elliott Chandler Foundation.
Train children and teen in traditional principles etiquette and additional topics such as: online etiquette, avoiding dangerous situations, dealing with peer pressure and preparing for success in a competitive world.
Train individuals to speak with impact, poise, warmth and civility in various settings including: one-on-one conversations; small groups and oral presentations in front of a larger group.
Coach employees on proper introductions, networking, grooming and attire. Additionally, train employees on principles of business, manager/employee, dining and party etiquette.
Skilled in helping individuals to create an image for success with specialized attention given to developing personal and/ or corporate brand; enhancing style of dress and accentuating grooming details.
Coach young adults in key areas of life skills development such as choosing place of residency, budgeting, balancing nutrition and more to ensure overall success.