Bio / About

Blue Palmetto and Darryl Owens

We use practical and easy to master tools and models to complement our training process. We continually improve and expand our library of activities and information to deliver current, relevant content.

Over the past 30 years Darryl has helped design instruction and deliver results with Fortune 10 companies, private financial institutions, and non-profit organizations. He has trained throughout the United States, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, The Philippines, and India.

Darryl is a Sunday School teacher at Mount Olive Baptist Church, President-Elect of the Kennedale Rotary Club, a volunteer youth & adult coach, High School mentor, and master puppeteer. Married to Irene Owens for over 27 years with two daughters Jiselle and Jasmine.

Darryl has a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Certified Training and Facilitation credentials, Safety Health & Environmental Professional (SHEP) OSHA Certification. His concentration area of study includes Employee Engagement, Social Stratification and Financial Cultures.

Darryl Owens: Master Trainer, Motivational Speaker, Performance Development Coach


Darryl’s high energy enables him to easily build relationships and facilitate topics by creating a comfortable and open learning environment. His subject matter knowledge allows him to easily adapt every opportunity to the business environment of clients.


  • Leadership Development
  • Workforce Development
  • Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Performance Acceleration
  • Agile Project Management
  • Advertising & Analytics


  • CEO – Blue Palmetto Training LLC
  • Sr. Manager – Performance Development & Employee Engagement
  • Sr. Manager-Sales Compensation Analytics
  • Associate Director-Advertising Sales Training


  • Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Unconscious Bias
  • Team Building
  • Workplace Communication
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Business Soft Skills
  • OSHA Certifications