Stockbroker-Turned-Fugitive to Share Hard-learned Ethics Lessons at UT

KNOXVILLE — Patrick Kuhse, a one-time successful stockbroker who later found himself in prison for illegal practices, will talk about business ethics at the University of Tennessee on Feb. 27.

His talk, sponsored by the accounting organization Beta Alpha Psi in collaboration with the College of Business Administration, the Department of Accounting and Information Management and Delta Sigma Pi, will begin at 5:15 p.m. in the University Center auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

Kuhse is a frequent speaker at universities and Fortune 500 companies. He will talk about his experiences as a successful stockbroker who became an international fugitive after committing unethical and illegal acts. He also will discuss the “warning signs and preventative techniques to keeping your moral compass pointing north.”

His Web site is http://www.speakingofethics.com/.

Contacts:

Cindy Raines, (865) 974-4359, craines1@utk.edu
Amy Blakely, (865) 974-5034, amy.blakely@tennessee.edu