Emmy-Award Winning Skating Commentator and Olympic Gold Medalist Dick Button on His Book
Olympian champion and expert skating commentator Dick Button speaks about Push Dick's Button: A Conversation on Skating from a Good Part of the Last Century-and a Little Tomfoolery. Hear from the man called the "Voice of Figure Skating" about the art and sport of skating, as well as personal insights and stories about other figure skating greats.
"Figure skating enthusiasts will find this intimate, insider's account priceless."-Publisher's Weekly
Event hosted by lifestyle expert Mar Jennings.
Button is widely considered one of the premier male figure skaters of all time. He dominated the world of figure skating for a seven-year period, winning two Olympic gold medals (1948 and 1952), five consecutive World Championships and seven U.S. National titles. Button has since had a long and illustrious broadcasting career, and he became the first winner of an Emmy Award for “Outstanding Sports Personality – Analyst” in 1981. Button is a member of the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame and Olympic Hall of Fame.
Emmy-nominated TV Host, best-selling author, and America's top Lifestyle Expert Mar Jennings is a master at creating a casual luxury lifestyle made simple and sMARt—and making it quickly understood and easy-to-apply with his trademark sMARt tips and techniques. Mar’s inventive and original blueprint for design infuses Mother Nature’s colors and textures throughout the home and garden. As one of the top lifestyle experts, Mar has been featured on HGTV, the Today Show, QVC, and in the New York Times. He is the author of the best selling Life On Mar’s: A Four Season Garden, a nationally acclaimed gardening book, and his newest design book LIFE ON MAR’S, Creating Casual Luxury, both sold world wide.