The 2014 American Free Enterprise medal recipient is Arthur L. Williams, Jr., a former high school football coach whose second career transformed the life insurance industry. A Palm Beach resident, Williams, is also known as an author and motivational speaker.
The 2014 medal ceremony is set for 10:45 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in the Rubin Arena of the Greene Complex for Sports & Recreation. The ceremony is free and open to the public. For more information, call (561) 803-2025.
American Free Enterprise Day (AFE) is a Palm Beach Atlantic University tradition, dating back to 1984. It is highlighted by a medal ceremony that honors individuals whose hard work and achievement exemplify the best of the American free enterprise system. A medalist of the year is selected and companion medals are awarded to other business leaders as well.