Homecarematchkiosk.com sponsors Logo Contest for New Planetarium

Posted on 07. Feb, 2013 by in Blog, connecticut, mentoring, Uncategorized

Glastonbury High School students are participating in a logo competition by showcasing their skills in creating a new logo for the Glastonbury Planetarium located at the Glastonbury East Hartford Magnet School. Ira Yellen, president of First Experience Communications, and I presented to 10 students a workshop about designing a logo.  As part of the workshop, […]

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CT non-profit advocates turn out in force for the “Protect the Safety Net” Rally.

Posted on 01. Feb, 2013 by in Blog, community, connecticut, nonprofit

First Experience Communications has been involved with our client, Oak Hill, in their support to maintain their funding to provide programs for individuals with disabilities. In an attempt to stem budget cuts that will affect services for poor and disabled citizens, nearly 1000 advocates and members from Connecticut’s non-profit community rallied their support this week, […]

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FEC client featured CNN online news site

Posted on 14. Jan, 2013 by in Blog, community, Health, Health Information, Portfolio

From CNN: Cheryl Rumley owns Springfield, Mass.-based Apex Healthcare Services. Her small business, which employs 60 full-time and part-time workers, provides home health services to about 300 elderly and disabled patients in western Massachusetts. Rumley got sick two weeks before Christmas. Since then, she said she’s been “losing two employees a day” to the flu. […]

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Article on our New Venture: HomecareMatchKiosk.com

Posted on 03. Dec, 2012 by in angel investing, Blog, business development, entrepreneurs, Health, Health Information, innovation, public relations

Hartford Business Journal article on our new business for home care. Read on.

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“Home Sweet Home”

Posted on 14. Nov, 2012 by in Blog, entrepreneurs, Health, Health Information, innovation, our philosophy, Personal, Recent Company News

Dear friends and colleagues; My father, who died at 42 of a heart attack, was a wise man. He taught me that by loving ourselves and by cherishing our time on earth, we would be rewarded far beyond our financial and professional success. I learned the hard way that being responsible for yourself and your […]

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Settlement Eases Rules for Some Medicare Patients

Posted on 24. Oct, 2012 by in Blog, Health, Health Information

Medicare will now cover Chronic Care Conditions Tens of thousands of people with chronic conditions and disabilities may find it easier to qualify for home health care, nursing home stays and outpatient therapy. This proposed settlement will help people with chronic diseases like Alzheimer’s disease, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease, and stroke qualify for Medicare coverage for the […]

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MassChallenge Winners That I was Honored to Mentor

Posted on 24. Oct, 2012 by in award, Blog, entrepreneurs, innovation, mentoring, technology

Winners I mentored were selected at yesterday’s MassChallenge Awards event: GRIThttp://goGRIT.org won $115,000 and Nordic Technology http://masschallenge.org/p… won $50,000. Congratulations to them. They did the hard work. I was proud to play a small part in their success.

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StartUp Hartford Weekend was a Great Success

Posted on 26. Sep, 2012 by in Blog, connecticut, entrepreneurs, Health, innovation, technology

Start Up Teams, Mentors, and Organizers In keeping with Connecticut’s “still revolutionary”, Hartford hosted a StartUp Event that focused on healthcare and wellness for people who wanted to experience what being an entrepreneur was like. Over 60 people registered, 25 pitches, and 8 teams were formed. The team members came from far and wide (Connecticut, […]

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15 Days to Launch of HomecareMatchKiosk.com Pilot

Posted on 16. Sep, 2012 by in Blog, business development, entrepreneurs, Health, Health Information, innovation, interactive, Recent Company News, Website

    We are moving right along with the launch of our new website. The pilot program is for people who are looking on line for qualified and professional homecare services. We have close to 100 agencies in New England States (except New Hampshire) participating with the cooperation of the state homecare associations. The pilot […]

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My friend Larry Cohen: A Rememberance

Posted on 29. Aug, 2012 by in Blog, Personal, Recent Company News

We are saddened by the passing of our friend and colleague, Larry. He was a good friend of mine. I was so happy to see him 10 days ago at his home in Sanibel, Florida.  He was busy as ever, preparing for his yearly Hartford Business Journal November event and weekly columns, but looked tired. […]

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