National Postal Museum To Open Airmail Exhibition
April 18, 2018
“Postmen of the Skies,” opening Tuesday, May 1, at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum, celebrates the 100th anniversary of the first regularly scheduled airmail flights. The exhibition, on view through May 27, 2019, invites visitors to step into the exciting and memorable stories of the airmail pilots whose pioneering flights set the stage for today’s advanced airmail system and commercial aviation.
Pilot goggles, leggings, helmets and logbooks, along with route maps, telegrams and airmail-related pop culture artifacts, will invite visitors to witness and experience the birth of commercial aviation. Visitors will also experience rare historic photos and see an archival “you-are-there” video that tells the story of the origins of airmail.
In 1918, the first regularly scheduled airmail service began operations. Planes carried mail between Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and New York City. The nation greeted the new service with...
Empire Investigations LLC & Inspiring Lives Magazine Team up at The Glass Slippers Ball 2018
April 20, 2018
On Saturday March 24th, 2018, Empire Investigations LLC CEO, Robert Kresson and Inspiring Lives Magazine Editor-in-chief, President and Founder of the Global Sisterhood non-profit Program, Shellie Hipsky, attended he 15th Anniversary of “The Glass Slipper Ball at the Doubletree by Hilton in Cranberry, PA. This empowering gala event offered over twenty top regional chefs the opportunity to showcase their signature hors d'oeuvres and desserts, along with a samples of fine wines and beers to attendees. The premier event also benefitted some incredibly important women’s initiatives such as Living in Liberty (safe home for trafficked victims) Treasure House Fashions (a women’s clothing re-seller for women in need) and CEED (providing water for women and children in a remote area of Northeast Kenya).
The event was organized and produced by Team Effort Events, an event production company dedicated to producing very special events for women’s initiatives,...
Quick Cup Expands Into Seattle Market
April 19, 2018
Quick Cup Co-Founders Keith McCormick and Keoki Long announced that the veteran-owned company has expanded into the Seattle market. The official launch coincides with the annual Specialty Coffee Expo taking place April 19 – 22, 2018, at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. The company is headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska.
“We’ve enjoyed much success in Alaska, with more than 50 locations across the state using the Quick Cup app, and now are ready to move into the Pacific Northwest, known for its strong coffee culture and as one of the best coffee cities in America,” said McCormick, a U.S. military veteran whose lifelong passion for innovation and coffee, complemented by his international travels, sparked the idea of Quick Cup. McCormick recently was named Alaska Entrepreneur of the Year by the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce during the Annual Young Professionals Summit.
According to the NCA National Coffee Drinking Trends 2018...
Hooray Health is Bringing Sunshine to Better Healthcare Coverage
April 18, 2018
Hooray Health looks to bring more sun to the health insurance industry by offering the residents of Phoenix a simple, affordable health coverage plan for their basic medical requirements that is available whenever they need it. Partnered with over 2,200 urgent care and retail clinics throughout the United States, Hooray Health partners with industry leaders like Concentra Urgent Care and CVS Minute Clinic to ensure the highest quality treatments at a reasonable price.
"Arizona has one of the highest uninsured rates in the country and through our assurance plans we look to close the gap on healthcare coverage in the state,” said Shane Foss, CEO of Hooray Health.
The Hooray Health Assurance Plans make coverage simple, featuring $0 annual deductibles, low copays, and no surprise balance bills with in-network visits at a reasonable price. Plans start at $99 for a member or $229 for the entire family with guaranteed acceptance and coverage...
Hooray Health is Renovating Healthcare Coverage to be More Affordable
April 18, 2018
Hooray Health is an innovative new healthcare company with an abundance of partners in Waco that believes the health insurance industry is a bit of a fixer-upper and in need a renovation. Hooray Health offers its members simple, affordable, high-quality basic healthcare by partnering with over 2,200 urgent care and retail clinics across the United States to create a healthcare network unlike any other on the market. Hooray Health works with leaders in the industry like Concentra Urgent Care and CVS Minute Clinic to make their dream of bringing affordable health coverage to people in all 50 states a reality.
“Hooray Health is happy to be introducing our Hooray Health Assurance Plans to the residents and small businesses of Waco,” said Shane Foss, CEO of Hooray Health. “We're getting into Waco spirit and restoring health coverage for our fellow Texans.”
The Hooray Health Assurance Plans feature affordable monthly premiums with...
BioViva’s Partnership to Make Gene Therapy Accessible and Affordable
April 20, 2018
BioViva USA Inc (BioViva) announces an exclusive collaboration with Integrated Health Systems Ltd (IHS) to analyze, store, and publish anonymized data from patients who are given access to consensual gene and cell therapies worldwide.
Today’s investors are wary of drug development taking decades because of unknown performance in humans. This time lag makes it difficult for small companies to survive while awaiting funding. To solve this problem and create an efficient translation of medicine, IHS will help patients get access to treatments, and BioViva will analyze the patient data to help investors know where to invest.
BioViva has built a Platform for Robust Omics Based Evidence (PROBE) for advanced gene and cell therapeutics. It will allow researchers and medical doctors to work together to safely and securely collect relevant data, which will give an indication as to how well the most promising therapies in regenerative medicine...
Hooray Health is Making Heathcare More Accessible in Houston
April 18, 2018
Hooray Health is bringing championship-caliber health care coverage to the home of the Astros. Hooray Health Assurance Plans offer members high quality, affordable, basic medical care with partnered urgent care and retail clinics that are a part of a network unlike any other in the United States. Partnered with over 2,200 urgent care and retail clinics in the country, they work with industry leaders like Concentra Urgent Care and CVS Minute Clinic to make their plans a reality. Every day, Hooray Health and their partners work towards their vision of providing fast, affordable medical coverage to Americans in all 50 states.
"After living in Houston for over 10 years, I have grown deeply attached to the city with many of those close to me still living there," said Shane Foss, Founder and CEO of Hooray Health. "And although there is an abundance of quality medical care in the city, finding accessible care can be difficult and that is where Hooray Health comes...
e-Zest announces Gold level sponsorship for Magento Imagine 2018
April 13, 2018
e-Zest, a leading digital innovation partner for enterprises and technology companies, announces its presence at Magento Imagine 2018 as a gold sponsor. The eighth edition of the conference brings together 3000+ of the world’s brightest e-commerce experts and visionaries. This year the global Magento conference will be held in Las Vegas from April 23-25th.
The conference is organized by Magento with the main aim to inspire, advance, educate, collaborate, and to provide an enjoyable Magento experience.
Devendra Deshmukh, CEO and Founder of e-Zest, is thrilled about the sponsorship. "It is always great to be part of such events to create lasting connections. We look forward to meeting other visionaries in the digital commerce domain who strive to innovate with Magento as their platform," he said.
Imagine brings together senior executives, marketers, merchandisers, developers, and e-commerce opportunists. The event encompasses three engaging...
La Playa Achieves Lloyd's Status
April 24, 2018
With offices in New York and London, La Playa can now connect clients with the finest underwriting in the world. Lloyd’s is the global ‘cradle’ of insurance, underwriting complex and specialist risks from oil rigs to celebrity body parts. It’s often the first to insure emerging, unusual and complex risks – such as those coming out of innovation hubs like New York City and Silicon Valley. With over 90 syndicates under one roof in the Underwriting Room, it’s the go-to for brokers to find coverage for even the most challenging of perils. There are only 255 Lloyd’s brokers in the world with direct access to Lloyd’s, and a rigorous approval process sets the bar high.
“As a specialist brokerage, we work with many clients who face unusual risks which are hard to insure in standard markets – particularly in fast-moving tech, where disruption is inherent”, says La Playa’s Matthew Clark, Director...
TAPJETS ANNOUNCES "TAPJETS™ REWARDS" LOYALTY PROGRAM
April 18, 2018
, the largest private jet instant booking platform, announces the launch of its new loyalty program.
Designed for private jet fliers who were previously investing in jet card memberships, TAPJETS Rewards requires no membership fees or upfront purchases.Program participants can receive upwards of twelve (12) Reward Hours that can be redeemed toward future flight time.In addition to free hours, TAPJETS REWARDS provides higher tier members with additional VIP benefits and perks, including free ground transportation, catering, and guaranteed aircraft availability—even during our busiest times.
“We have listened to our customers, and have designed our loyalty program to their specifications,” says Eugene Kesselman, CEO of TapJets."This program is everything you ever wanted from a Jet Card without having to buy a Jet Card. You instantly gain access to the largest virtual fleet of aircraft that are available at a moment’s notice...