Detavio Samuels

Detavio Samuels works at Urban One, the nation's largest distributor of urban content in the country. There, he operates as the President of iONE Digital, the company's digital media division, which operates sites like,,,,, and

Detavio has been recognized for his work on both the marketing and personal development fronts with awards such as: 40 Under 40 (The Network Journal, 2018), 2017 Trailblazer Award (National Urban League-NY, 2017), MAAX Awards: Media Executive of the Year (2016), Next Generation Leaders (NAMIC, 2016), Best Selling Author (Amazon, 2013), 40 Under 40 (Crain's Detroit, 2013), Men of Excellence (Michigan Chronicle, 2012), Power 30 Under 30 (The Apex Society, 2011) and Top Executives In Marketing and Advertising (Black Enterprise, 2011).