Watson has a background in entertainment, in 1997 he founded Protozoa Pictures in New York, where Watson oversaw production deals with 20th Century Fox and Universal Pictures, and produced several feature film projects including Requiem For A Dream & The Fountain, and Aftermath, he also oversaw the development of The Fighter and The Wrestler.
In 2009 Watson founded Green Door Hydro and Solar in downtown Los Angeles. By 2015 the company was generating over 1.5M in annual revenue and was sold to Pur Agro. in 2017 he was the CEO of CaliPharms OTC traded company focused on the cannabis space. He is currently the CEO of Trees N Clouds – providing software for the cannabis industry including integrated POS and Seed to Sale tracking solutions and are preparing to launch a decentralized cannabis distribution application – the uber of cannabis.