Two-time NBA All-Star Caron Butler to speak at Carthage College
KENOSHA, Wis. – Carthage College will welcome two-time NBA All-Star, author, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and media personality, Caron Butler, for a virtual engagement highlighting his incredible journey from his upbringing in Racine, Wisconsin to ultimate success in the NBA.
The event, “A Modern Day Renaissance Man – The Journey of Beloved NBA Legend Caron Butler,” will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. via Zoom.
Despite retiring from being an active player, Butler shows no signs of slowing down. He is a burgeoning businessman with restaurant franchises, tech investments, and an ever-growing real estate portfolio. His knowledge and articulation of the game of basketball have led him to a second career as a commentator and analyst. In October 2015, Butler released his first book, “Tuff Juice: My Journey from the Streets to the NBA.“
This event is free and open to the public. To register and hear more about how this successful businessman and forward-thinking leader is using his platform to highlight social justice issues and make positive changes in his hometown visit: www.carthage.edu/news/spotlight-on-sports/.
The Spotlight on Sports Speakers Series is made possible through the Sam and Gene Johnson Distinguished Visitors Program and the Craig L. Leipold Fund for Sports Management.
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