Dio Pouerie is an international speaker and business leader with a relentless drive for delivering peak performance in people and organizations. Referred to as a change architect, Dio has empowered the transformation of hundreds of individuals as well as multiple companies ranging in size from startup to Fortune 500.  Applying the principles of The Word of God, Dio has been able to excel in both ministry and business, living by the belief that we are best capable of influencing the world when we boldly and productively step outside the four walls of the church.  Dio has witnessed a drastic transformation in his own life, as he transitioned from homelessness to ivy leaguer and influencer. As a serial entrepreneur, Dio has successfully founded several corporations,  grossing millions of dollars. With an extensive background in marketing, venture capital, and executive leadership, he is frequently brought on as a growth consultant to help organizations strategically align their operations and products to accelerate ROI . In ministry, Dio has traveled the nation empowering audiences to maximize their lives and live victoriously. He and his wife, Tekoa Pouerie, are the founding Pastors of Acceleration Church, an organization with a clear God given mandate to accelerate the Kingdom of God through empowerment, economic development, and excellence.

Most recently Dio has been accepted into, and is currently pursuing his Executive MBA at Kellogg School of Management, voted one of the top 5 business programs in the world. Dio is also in the process of attaining his Masters of Divinity from Reformed Theological Seminary. 

Dio has been published in RYSE Magazine as one of the Top Rising Stars in Central Florida and the Orlando Business Journal as a 40 under 40 nominee. He has also been featured and interviewed on, The Good News”with Greg Davis on Impact Network, Word Network Church hosted by Lexi, Telecaribe Miami TV Network, University of South Florida News, The Ben Tankard Show, Claflin University News, Nxt Level Media Group w/Ms. Gina- Blog Talk Radio, Central Florida Top 5 Online, and Bloomberg.com.