Karl de la Guerra
Karl de la Guerra is a highly engaging keynote speaker who speaks about topics of relevance in today’s uncertain world. Karl knows how to combat threats to, not only your business, but you personally. Karl brings strategies and fascinating, real-world stories and draws the crowds his to security awareness programs.
Karl de la Guerra is also the Founder & CEO of Karl de la Guerra, Inc. and KDI Protective Services. His professional experience covers military law enforcement, civilian law enforcement, US Government contracting and international security management.
For the past three years, Karl has been the on-air security analyst for CBS Charlotte (WBTV) where he appears in his weekly segment titled For Your Safety and hosts a blog on WBTV.com of the same name. In addition, Karl covers breaking news on major terrorism incidents and law enforcement issues.
Karl is a 2006 graduate of the Executive Protection Institute in Berryville, Virginia.
He is also a certified police instructor through the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement and an Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training certified instructor on Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events.
In 2010, during a ceremony at a royal palace outside of Budapest, Hungary, Karl had the distinguished honor of receiving an investiture of Knighthood into the Sovereign Order of Cyprus for his work as an international bodyguard.
Karl de la Guerra's Programs
“What Do I Do Now?
When faced with a threat in the workplace this is always the question. Whether from a hostile termination or another workplace threat, let Karl empower you to take the right steps.
How to Ensure Your Conference Comes off Without a Glitch!
From registration to checkout, do you have the best plan in place to protect your VIPs, attendees, and venue providers? Karl can help you take your plan from good to GREAT!
Is Your Organization Vulnerable to Outside Threats?
Are you prepared for foreign espionage, natural disasters, or lone wolf terrorism? Learn from Karl how to implement a security awareness program that really works.