Jun. 12, 2019
Marcus Luttrel featured at Down Stream conference Houston 2019 .
Marcus Luttrel , former Navy Seal , author of Lone Survivor and Team Never Quit addressed a gathering of down stream professionals on the 6/12/2019 at the Houston convention center .
He appreciated the work of the energy professionals as he narrated his story from Birth , childhood , growing up with his twin brother and training as Navy Seal before different deployments with focus on operation Red Wing , as shown in the movie "Lone Survivor ".
He talked about the rigors of the Seal training and qualifications .
The training under the sea and the commitment required to survive . His brush with death under water .
He wanted the participants to know that team work is very very important to the seals and should be to them too in their companies and industry .
He gave three phases of their seal training , focusing on the dive phase two and demolition phase 3 .
He learnt the importance of being on time while in training and believes leaders should be on time always .
He narrated scenes found in the movie "Lone Survivor" and used his experiences in over coming challenges and hurdles to motivate his audience .
He continues to credit his team members , most of who died for his being alive .
To Marcus , going back to Iraq after recovery from injuries was worth the sacrifice .
Overall , he spoke about the importance of team work and cooperation , determination , sacrifice and resilience .
Dr Akwo Thompson Ntuba