When: Kansas City Marriott - Muehlebach Tower
Where: Thursday, April 18, 2013
GUEST SPEAKER: Joe Theismann — Former NFL Quarterback
Joe Theismann is an entrepreneur and the former star quarterback for the Washington Redskins. He spent the last two decades working for ESPN on their NFL broadcast and the NFL Network.
A graduate of University of Notre Dame, Mr. Theismann received All-American honors and led the Fighting Irish to consecutive Cotton Bowls and was runner-up to Jim Plunkett in the Heisman Trophy balloting. In 2003, he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.
In 1982, Joe was elected the NFL’s Man of the Year for his community service and dedication to the health and welfare of children. In 1983, he won the league’s MVP award. Then, in 1985, Joe’s career was abruptly cut short when his leg was shattered in a game against the New York Giants on Monday Night Football. Joe was a Boy Scout in his youth and stays true to his concern for children by serving on the Sports Advisory Board of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
CHAIRMAN: Gary Fish — FishNet Security
Gary is the founder, president and CEO of FishNet Security Inc. An accomplished entrepreneur, Gary has grown several technology companies and has emerged as a mentor in the Kansas City startup community.
Along with being heavily involved in business endeavors, Fish is also very active in many charities and community associations.
To learn more about the 2013 Patron Luncheon download the 2013 Patron Luncheon Info Sheet.
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Investment in Character
The Patron Luncheon is part of The Heart of America Council's annual "Investment In Character" campaign that raises much needed funds to support Scouting in the 19-county area in and around Kansas City. Scouting teaches leadership skills and ethical decision-making. The Heart of America Council serves more than 36,000 young people through the work of more than 15,000 adult volunteers.
Thanks to the generosity of luncheon sponsors, contributions to the Heart of America Council for this event are 100% tax deductible.