Audience: Industry Trade Show
Location: Orlando, Florida
Client: Philips Lighting
Direct Sportslink has worked with Philips Lighting to secure various sports celebrities. In this case, Direct Sportslink worked directly with Tony Dorsett to secure his appearance at the Philips hospitality tent during a large trade show in Orlando, Florida. Tony Dorsett signed autographs, took photos with guests, and was the big name sports celebrity guest that Philips wanted for a large crowd at their booth all afternoon. To hire Tony Dorsett for any personal appearance, autograph signing, or motivational speaking engagement please contact a Direct Sportslink celebrity booking agent. If you have an upcoming trade show please visit our trade show sports celebrity appearance options.
A big thank you to Direct Sportslink for coming through in the clutch. Our sports celebrity cancelled the day before our event and you did not flinch. You delivered a Hall of Famer in Tony Dorsett - negotiating with him, paying him and booking all his travel within 24 hours. Our booth was full the entire time of our event and his appearance was well received by our customers. Thanks again for being true professionals - we value your service.
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A consensus All-American in 1975 and 1976 and winner of the 1976 Heisman Trophy as the nation's outstanding college player, Dorsett was the first player chosen in the 1977 NFL draft, by the Dallas Cowboys.
The 5-foot-11, 185-pound Dorsett was named rookie of the year after gaining 1,007 yards in 208 attempts in 1977. He led all Super Bowl rushers with 66 yards on 15 carries when Dallas beat Denver 27-10.
Ironically, the only time Dorsett led the league in rushing was the first time he failed to gain more than 1,000 yards, in the strike-shortened 1982 season, when he had 745 yards on 177 attempts in just 9 games. In post-season play, he set an NFL record with a 99-yard touchdown run against the Minnesota Vikings.
In his 12 NFL seasons, Dorsett gained 12,379 yards, second only to Walter Payton, on 2,936 attempts, and he scored 77 rushing touchdowns while averaging 4.4 yards per carry. He caught 382 passes for 3,432 yards, a 9.0 average, and 14 touchdowns. He played in four Pro-Bowls.
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