Who Is Pat Williams?

From Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inside Basketball

Who Is
Pat Williams?

As one of America’s top motivational, inspirational, and humorous speakers, Pat has addressed employees from many of the Fortune 500 companies. Pat is also the author of more than fifty books, his most recent title being Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inside Basketball.

Since 1968, Pat has been the general manager of NBA teams in Chicago, Atlanta, Philadelphia and Orlando. In 1996, Pat was named as one of the fifty most influential people in NBA history by Beckett Sports, a national publication.

Pat and his wife, Ruth, are the parents of nineteen children, including fourteen adopted from four nations, and have seven grandchildren. Pat and his family have been featured in Sports Illustrated, Readers Digest, Good Housekeeping, Family Circle and The Wall Street Journal.

You can contact Pat Williams at:

Pat Williams
c/o Orlando Magic
8701 Maitland Summit Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32810
[email protected]

If you would like to set up a speaking engagement for Pat Williams, please call Andrew Herdliska at 407-916-2401 or e-mail him at [email protected].

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