Almon Gunter is the CEO and President of Almon Gunter Motivates, Inc. He is a highly acclaimed motivational, inspirational public speaker, author, and consultant, as well as a two-time US Olympic Trial Qualifier in track and field. Almon is the author of four self-help books Focus on the Final Seconds and Win the Game of Life, a how-to book on achieving both mental and physical fitness success in life, Focus To Win a how-to book on how to build a strong foundation for success, and The Essence of Teamwork a how-to book on working, playing, and winning as a team, Lead with your life focuses on the seven principles of leadership.
As a world-class sprinter in track Almon competed internationally in over 15 countries. At the height of his running career, Almon ran the 13th fastest time in the world for 200 meters. He uses these experiences and success on the track to help others reach their maximum velocity performance in the game of life.
Almon speaks nationally and internationally for some of the words leading companies. He specializes in customizing talks for each client on topics such as Leadership, Teamwork, Goal Setting, and Playing To Win just to name a few. Almon has also become one of the most renowned speed, agility, and mental toughness athletic coaches in the nation. Since 1998 he has developed over 1000 athletes in 8 different sports at the collegiate and professional level.
Almon helps individuals to make the quantum leap both on and off the field by providing specialized instructions in back to basic independent thinking. At the heart of everything that Almon does is his passion for life. His goal is to create the art of possibility in each individual that ultimately helps the individual to gain confidence in their ability to perform under pressure and to compete in the most important game of all, life.
Almon’s background in training and development, senior management, and athletics provides a unique perspective on life. It is Almon’s belief and desire for all individuals to possess the desire, dedication, and determination to succeed in achieving their goals. His formula for success involves die-hard dedication, never-ending enthusiasm, hard work, heart and hustle, with the end result of becoming a MVP in the game of life.