Keynote Speaking & Workshops
Our group of world-renowned speakers include Navy SEALs, Fighter Pilots, elite athletes, business experts and entrepreneurs, MBAs, PhDs, behavioral psychologists, mental toughness gurus, emotional intelligence thought leaders and much more.
Our wide range of inspiring keynote topics include but aren’t limited to:
Leadership & Management
- Leading & Managing Change
- Aligning Leadership, Culture, & Strategy
- Building a Culture of Accountability
- Measuring and Improving Trust
- Principles of High-Performance Teams
Mindset & Motivation
- Increasing Resilience & Fortitude
- Overcoming Adversity & Mindset Transformation
- Pushing Beyond Your Comfort Zone
- Crushing Impossible Goals
- The Journey of Personal Transformation
NOTE: All keynote content is customized for your event theme and goals.
We have a bestselling book called TakingPoint: A Navy SEAL’s 10 Fail-Safe Principles for Leading Through Change. Many of our client’s purchase books for event attendees and enjoy a book signing with the author Brent Gleeson after his keynote.
ANALYSE – CUSTOMIZE – EXECUTE – DEBRIEF!
Add one of our two to four-hour high-impact workshops to your event agenda – complete with an after-action review analysis and report! All workshops are customized to your needs and goals.
- Stop-Start-Continue Exercise
- Strategic/Tactical Planning
- After Action Review Process
- Root Cause Analysis
- SWOT Analysis
- Emotionally Intelligent Leadership
- Team Building Experience
Our Featured Speakers
Upon leaving SEAL Team 5, Brent turned his discipline and battlefield lessons to the world of business and has become an accomplished entrepreneur, author, and acclaimed speaker on topics ranging from leadership and building high-performance teams to culture and organizational transformation. Brent focuses on business transformation and building high-performance cultures. He is the bestselling author of TakingPoint: A Navy SEAL’s 10 Fail Safe Principles for Leading Through Change, which was a #1 New Release on Amazon in Organizational Change and Business Structural Adjustment. His captivating presentations, both inspirational and educational provide key takeaways and actionable insights for business leaders and employees.
David Rutherford is one of TakingPoint Leadership’s most popular speakers and internationally known author and coach. His Navy SEAL motivational training program has reached over 4 million people around the world. He has a deep passion for sharing the Navy SEAL experience as it applies to building high-performance teams, overcoming adversity and leading in chaotic environments. His unique and highly engaging storytelling approach leaves audiences inspired, motivated and educated.
After nearly two decades of leading teams and organizations, from the Navy SEALs to successful 5x startups, Aaron Tucker knows what it takes to lead a team. Aaron has not only created successful teams, he has also defined the optimal culture and metrics needed to guarantee success. Aaron is an expert on effectively leading through change and navigating within ambiguity and chaos.
Aaron’s experience includes leading all SEAL operations in Central America to a senior role within a big four firm. His accomplishments range from defining the future and strategy of counterinsurgency while supporting the Department of Defense to leading and coaching executives around the world in breaking down cultures, silos, and increasing their ability to communicate and achieve highly effective teams using both practice-based and behavioral science.
David “Finch” Guenthner
David “Finch” Guenthner is a former United States Air Force F-16 pilot with multiple combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. Since leaving active duty, Finch has pursued his passion as a highly-sought after Fortune 500 Executive Consultant and Professional Speaker. His clients include Nike, John Deere, Microsoft, P&G, Nasdaq, the Los Angeles Rams, and many more.
Finch has traveled the world speaking about the fundamentals of leadership, team dynamics, and how organizations can develop an operational rhythm to achieve unprecedented levels of success. Finch leverages a highly customizable message with humor, lessons from the world of aerial combat, and stories from his many successful clients to engage, motivate and align team members from every level of the organization.