CANTON, OHIO (Aug. 24, 2009) – Are you doing what you love, or just working to pay the bills? Cartoonist Jerry King, one of the most publish

Jerry King

ed, prolific and versatilecartoonists in the world today, will be the speaker at the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce’s AultCare Fast Break Breakfast on Friday, Sept. 11. King will share his insight on transforming your personal passion into a successful career, and why you should never settle for less than what drives you. He will also demonstrate his own passion by developing several cartoons during his presentation.

Registration begins at 7 a.m. with the program and breakfast following at 7:30 a.m. AultCare Fast Break Breakfasts are held at the Courtyard by Marriott, located at 4375 Metro Circle in North Canton.

Tickets are $18 for Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce members, $21 for member tickets purchased less than 48 hours in advance and $25 for non-members. Tickets are available online at, or by calling Rosie Kurtz at (330) 458-2085. RSVP by Sept. 9.

Beyond this important segment of the program, Fast Break attendees have the opportunity to obtain business leads through enjoyable networking activities at an event that has built a reputation as one of the most energetic lead-producing sessions around. Bring a door prize valued at $15 or more and receive 30 seconds at the microphone to promote your business. Season passholders are eligible for $25 gift certificate from a special drawing each month.

About the Speaker

King’s client list includes Disney, American Greetings, the United States Golf Assoc. and many others. King’s magazine credits include Better Homes and Gardens, Golf Digest, The Saturday Evening Post, Woman's World and hundreds of others world wide. King has also created nearly 2,000 greeting cards for over 25 different companies, including American Greetings, Gibson Greetings, Current, Marcel Schurman, Renaissance, NobleWorks and Comstock. Other work includes seven nationally published cartoon books and illustrations for 10 children’s books.