Chris Webber is a retired American professional basketball player. He is a five-time NBA All-Star, a former All-NBA First Teamer, a former NBA Rookie of the Year, and a former #1 overall NBA Draftee. As a collegian, he was an NCAA Men’s Basketball first team All-American and led the University of Michigan Wolverines’ 1991 incoming freshman class known as the Fab Five that reached the 1992 & 1993 NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championship games as freshmen and sophomores. Chris Webber played for the Golden State Warriors, Sacramento Kings, Washington Wizards, Philadelphia 76er’s, and Detroit Pistons during his tenure in the NBA. If you want the former #1 overall pick for a speaking engagement or endorsement, PGS is ready to work for you. We can take care of the Chris Webber speaker negotiations and our expertise can save you time and money.
**Chris Webber Speaker**
Webber played his collegiate basketball at the University of Michigan where he was a national star. An ESPN expert’s poll ranked him #11 on the all time power forwards list and he was #64 in the top 75 players of all time according to SLAM Magazine. In addition to his basketball history, Chris Webber has a personal collection of African American artifacts which he began collecting in 1994. His collection includes an original 1901 publication of an autobiography by Booker T. Washington, various documents, letters, and postcards signed by Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King Jr., and Malcolm X. So the list of possible Chris Webber speaker topics extends well beyond just the normal sports stories. A Chris Webber speaker appearance will enhance any event.
**Chris Webber Appearance**
Chris Webber also has produced a few hip hop records, more famous for producing two songs for rapper Nas: “Blunt Ashes” and “Surviving the Times”. More recently, Webber held a celebrity weekend, Bada Bling!, at the Caesars Palace Hotel in Las Vegas. The event was held from July 28, 2006 – July 30, 2006 and included a live auction and celebrity poker tournament. Many renowned NBA players participated including then-current and former teammates: Mike Bibby, Brad Miller, Andre Iguodala, Bobby Jackson, Kyle Korver, and his then-current coach, Maurice Cheeks. Other notable participants included Charles Barkley, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Gary Payton, Kenny Smith, Moses Malone, and Stephon Marbury. Numerous entertainers attended as well such as Nas and Common. All of the proceeds were donated to The Timeout Foundation. Chris Webber’s appearance at your event or function is sure to be a hit with sports fans and non-sports fans alike. PGS can help secure a Chris Webber appearance.
**Chris Webber Endorsement**
For an endorsement of his speaking talents, just look at what he has done off and on the court. He is well liked by all of his teammates on the court and off the court he gives back with his charity. Webber is active in various charities and created The Timeout Foundation in 1993. The foundation’s mission is to provide positive educational and recreational opportunities to youth. In 1999, Webber created C-Webb’s Crew where a group of tickets at every Kings regular home season game would be donated to at-risk youth and their families. To date, over 3,000 youths and their families have attended a game through C-Webb’s Crew. No matter what product or service you offer, a Chris Webber endorsement is sure to help.
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