Rio Watkins

CEO | Chief Strategist

Rio Watkins is a Powermate® Relationship Strategist and Matchmaker, Executive Trainer, Transformational Speaker, and Coach, and 2X Best Selling Author.

Rio brings his transparent and energetic approach to any room he enters in both virtually as well as in person. He specializes in teaching his audience how they can reduce stress and anxiety while becoming more productive and increasing emotional wellness by taking a simple systematic approach. He has demonstrated this with an array of audiences including schools, workshops, and many Fortune 500 companies.

Rio has been featured in Tell Your Story, Living The Principles 365, Lady Kay Chat, Black Speakers Network Podcast, Be Against Bullying, and Speakers Magazine. In addition to his extensive training and sales experience, Rio is also a trained and Certified Mindfulness Practitioner as well as a Certified Meditation Practitioner.

2020 - 2021 FEATURES

Tell Your Story Conference Ohio, MY TRUTH - Panel Presenter 150+ people


Queen For The Day Conference 2018 and 2021, You Are Enough, Event Host, 100 +


Couch To Podium, Let's Get Paid To Speak- virtual event MC/Moderator, 80 people


Black Speakers Network Global Speakers Summit, virtual summit, MC/Moderator, 100+ people


BSN Speaker Showcase, Brief Brilliant Build Up, Virtual Presentation, 12,000+


Queen For The Day Conference 2021, Conference Producer


The Detour Program - Self Love Is Love, Workshop Presenter, The Power of I AM, 300 students


Emotional Wellness Marriage Conference - Healing Through Meditation in Marriage, Workshop Presenter, 30