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Dave Guerra - Corpus Optima. Houston, TX, US

Dave Guerra

Author of Superperformance and Highly Requested Motivational Speaker for Corporate Groups | Corpus Optima


Evangelist for Superperforming Organizations and People



Author of Superperformance, The Superperforming CEO, and Super Projects, and CEO of Corpus Optima, a one-stop shop for performance transformation services.

Regularly addresses, coaches, and advises executives from some of the world’s leading companies, and provides 21st Century organization development services to a wide variety of Fortune 500 clients. Over several decades, has worked extensively in the application of 8 Simple Rules to transform individual and organizational performance.

Has provided Corpus Optima products and services to major companies in many industries including oil & gas, oilfield services, computers, health care, chemical, manufacturing, engineering, electronics, food, transportation, retail, education, faith-based, and government. These include Air Liquide, Baker Hughes, Brinks, British Gas, ConocoPhillips, Dover, Emerson Electric, Exxon Mobil, HCA, HP, Insperity, ITT, Land O Lakes, Memorial Hermann, Motorola, Nike, Oracle, Texas Children’s Hospital, Tenet Health and many others. Corporate partners include Alpha Kappa Psi, AON Hewitt, Club Corp, Retreat at Artesian Lakes, and Thrive.

In high demand as a conference and keynote speaker, introducing 21st Century practices to a growing number of business and community leaders on the local, national, and international stage, including Agile Leadership Network, Alpha Kappa Psi, American Society for Quality, ASTD, CEO Netweavers, CLO, Club Corp, International Center for Spirit at Work, Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership, Institute of Industrial Engineers, International Society for Performance Improvement, Organization Development Network, Project Management Institute, Thrive, and SHRM.

Has appeared in a variety of popular publications including Business Week, Forbes, Fox Business News, Industrial Engineering Magazine, Industrial Management Magazine, Journal of Performance Improvement, Performance Magazine, Texas CEO Magazine, and Market Watch.

Industry Expertise (3)

Professional Training and Coaching

Social Media

Corporate Leadership

Areas of Expertise (2)

High Performance


Affiliations (3)

  • Thrive Executives for Servant Leadership in Action
  • Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity
  • Corpus Optima

Event Appearances (1)

Thriving in the 21st Century: How to Win at Uncertainty

Agile Leadership Network Conference  Energy Corridor Houston


Sample Talks (1)

Thriving in the 21st Century: How to Win at Uncertainty

For every organization and individual the future promises to be more Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and Ambiguous. These features of "VUCA" dominate today's world of work - and the future promises to be even more so. What can we do now to get ahead of "VUCA"? Agility, Determinism ("Super Focus"), Simple Rules, and Clarity will dissolve VUCA -- providing a sure path to success in an ever Uncertain World. In this highly informing + inspiring presentation, Dave makes the 21st Century Super Simple.



  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Host/MC
  • Author Appearance
  • Corporate Training


7500 to 15000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee