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Former Professional Football Player, Television Personality & Computer Software Executive

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 Fran Tarkenton Biography

Francis Asbury Tarkenton is a former National Football League (NFL) quarterback, television personality, and computer software executive. He played in the NFL for 18 seasons and spent the majority of his career with the Minnesota Vikings.

Tarkenton's tenure with the Vikings spanned 14 non-consecutive seasons, playing with the team for six seasons from 1961 to 1966, and then for seven seasons from 1972 to 1978. In between his years in Minnesota, Tarkenton was a member of the New York Giants for five seasons. At the time of his retirement, Tarkenton owned every major quarterback record. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1986 and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1987.

In addition to his football career, Tarkenton served as a commentator on Monday Night Football and a co-host of That's Incredible!. He also founded Tarkenton Software, a computer-program generator company, and he toured the U.S. promoting CASE (computer-aided software engineering) with Albert F. Case Jr. of Nastec Corporation. Tarkenton Software later merged with KnowledgeWare (with Tarkenton as president), until selling the company to Sterling Software in 1994.

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Fran Tarkenton

Former Professional Football Player, Television Personality & Computer Software Executive

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Fran Tarkenton Biography

Francis Asbury Tarkenton is a former National Football League (NFL) quarterback, television personality, and computer software executive. He played in the NFL for 18 seasons and spent the majority of his career with the Minnesota Vikings.

Tarkenton's tenure with the Vikings spanned 14 non-consecutive seasons, playing with the team for six seasons from 1961 to 1966, and then for seven seasons from 1972 to 1978. In between his years in Minnesota, Tarkenton was a member of the New York Giants for five seasons. At the time of his retirement, Tarkenton owned every major quarterback record. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1986 and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1987.

In addition to his football career, Tarkenton served as a commentator on Monday Night Football and a co-host of That's Incredible!. He also founded Tarkenton Software, a computer-program generator company, and he toured the U.S. promoting CASE (computer-aided software engineering) with Albert F. Case Jr. of Nastec Corporation. Tarkenton Software later merged with KnowledgeWare (with Tarkenton as president), until selling the company to Sterling Software in 1994.

Fran Tarkenton Videos

  • Fran Tarkenton - Never Get Caught on the Bench - YouTube
    May 15, 2014 ... http://www.gosmallbiz.com/blog - Excerpt of Fran Tarkenton's keynote speech from the 2014 DECA ICDC in Atlanta, GA. See the full...
  • Fran Tarkenton - Keynote Address at DECA International Career ...
    May 13, 2014 ... Fran's keynote address at the #DECAICDC - NEVER get caught on the bench.
  • Fran Tarkenton's First Game at UGA - YouTube

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  • How to book Fran Tarkenton?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Fran Tarkenton for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Fran Tarkenton, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Fran Tarkenton or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Fran Tarkenton?

    Booking fees for Fran Tarkenton, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Fran Tarkenton, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Fran Tarkenton?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Fran Tarkenton for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Fran Tarkenton for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Fran Tarkenton or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Fran Tarkenton or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Fran Tarkenton is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Fran Tarkenton for your event is $30,000 - $50,000. Fran Tarkenton generally travels from GA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Vince Papale, Ernie Johnson, Herman "Herm" Edwards, Herschel Walker and Franco Harris. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Fran Tarkenton for an upcoming event.

Fran Tarkenton Speaker Videos

  • Fran Tarkenton - Never Get Caught on the Bench - YouTube
    May 15, 2014 ... http://www.gosmallbiz.com/blog - Excerpt of Fran Tarkenton's keynote speech from the 2014 DECA ICDC in Atlanta, GA. See the full speech ...
    Fran Tarkenton - Keynote Address at DECA International Career ...
    May 13, 2014 ... Fran's keynote address at the #DECAICDC - NEVER get caught on the bench.
  • Fran Tarkenton's First Game at UGA - YouTube

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