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Dave Carey

Truly Motivating

Tel 512-422-6108    Fax 512-819-9482

About Dave

   DAVE CAREY is an acclaimed motivational speaker, consultant, coach, and author aiming to bring joy, hope, wisdom, and encouragement to all with whom he has contact.

   Drawing from his experiences as a POW for five and a half years he reminds his audiences of the power of the human spirit to triumph over adversity; - and that we always have choices.


   His programs are customized to address the challenges your organization faces; and to reinforce the values and goals of your organization. Dave's message is real, entertaining, immediate, and challenging. He offers inspiration for a more rewarding professional and personal life.


   For the last 30 years, as a highly sought after motivational speaker, consultant, coach and author, his clients have included IBM, Merck, 3M, Apple, Starbucks, and many, many others. (See the partial list of testimonials.)

   A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Dave became a carrier-based pilot during the Vietnam War. After his plane was shot down, he was interred as a POW in Hanoi for five and a half years.

   Among his military honors are the Legion of Merit, five Bronze Stars, two Meritorious Service Medals, the Purple Heart, eight Air Medals, and the Navy Commendation Medal.

   After returning from Vietnam, he held three positions as a commanding officer, including service as Director of the Navy's Leadership and Management Training program. He retired from the Navy with the rank of Captain.


   Live Interactive Video Presentations: Dave has recently added the equipment for high quality live interactive video presentations to his speaking practice. He has done many of these presentations to audiences ranging in size from 25 to 3000. By bringing Dave to your audiences in person via live interactive video you can save all expenses.


   Please contact Dave at for details or to book Dave.


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