Ave Rio

Ave Rio serves as Managing Editor for BetterWork Media Group.

Ave Rio is the managing editor for BetterWork Media Group, where she leads the online content production for the Talent Management brand. She has previously worked as communications manager at a non-profit organization helping high school students find their passion and served as editor–in-chief at Illinois State University’s student newspaper, The Vidette, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. Rio is also a registered yoga teacher and guides students through physical and mindful journeys that extend beyond the mat. She and her husband reside in Portland, OR where they enjoy weekend hikes on the coast and in the mountains.

Other Speakers

Ashley St. John (She/Her)
Chief Content Officer, Editor in Chief
BetterWork Media Group
Lou S. Tedrick 
Vice President, Global Learning & Development
Liz Loutfi 
Managing Editor
BetterWork Media Group
Brandon Carson 
Vice President, Learning and Leadership
Mary Schlegel (She/Her)
Learning & Development Lead
Chris Smart 
Chief Learning Officer & HR Portfolio Management Lead
Dr. Milana L. Hogan 
Chief Talent Officer
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Christine Buscarino 
Chief Operations Officer & Chief Marketing Officer
Dale Carnegie