Travels

Sep 7 2017

Miracle Flights founder bails with massive retirement package #southhall #travels

#airline tickets # Miracle Flights founder bails with massive retirement package By Jane Ann Morrison Las Vegas Review-Journal Ann McGee, the founder of Miracle Flights for Kids in 1985, has departed with an annual retirement of $344,000. or 75 percent of her most recent salary of $430,000. Her husband William, who has worked at his wife’s charity for 27 years will receive a retirement of $82,000 for 10 years. She’s 68 and he’s 80. Mark Brown, new CEO of the renamed Miracle Flights, said he will receive a $293,000 salary. McGee won’t speak to me, but Brown is authorized to …

Aug 25 2017

Loan sharks drove Raj Travels founder to commit suicide? #air #travel #booking

#raj travels # Lalit Sheth (inset) From scaling the highest highs and then plunging into unfathomable depths, Lalit Sheth has seen it all. But when he saw his painfully constructed empire of Raj Travels crumble, he ended the debt-ridden years by leaping into the Arabian Sea on July 31, the very same depths that he walked past, every morning. Even as the travel industry is abuzz with rumours that threats from loan sharks drove the Raj Travels founder to take the leap and the police are investigating call records, Sheth’s son Akash has quietly occupied his father’s sparsely furnished room …

Aug 6 2017

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# Your medical record is worth more to hackers than your credit card By Caroline Humer and Jim Finkle | NEW YORK/BOSTON NEW YORK/BOSTON Your medical information is worth 10 times more than your credit card number on the black market. Last month, the FBI warned healthcare providers to guard against cyber attacks after one of the largest U.S. hospital operators, Community Health Systems Inc, said Chinese hackers had broken into its computer network and stolen the personal information of 4.5 million patients. Security experts say cyber criminals are increasingly targeting the $3 trillion U.S. healthcare industry, which has many …

Apr 19 2017

Loan sharks drove Raj Travels founder to commit suicide? #travel #deal

#raj travels # Lalit Sheth (inset) From scaling the highest highs and then plunging into unfathomable depths, Lalit Sheth has seen it all. But when he saw his painfully constructed empire of Raj Travels crumble, he ended the debt-ridden years by leaping into the Arabian Sea on July 31, the very same depths that he walked past, every morning. Even as the travel industry is abuzz with rumours that threats from loan sharks drove the Raj Travels founder to take the leap and the police are investigating call records, Sheth’s son Akash has quietly occupied his father’s sparsely furnished room …

Jan 21 2017

Loan sharks drove Raj Travels founder to commit suicide? #travel #car #seat

#raj travels # Lalit Sheth (inset) From scaling the highest highs and then plunging into unfathomable depths, Lalit Sheth has seen it all. But when he saw his painfully constructed empire of Raj Travels crumble, he ended the debt-ridden years by leaping into the Arabian Sea on July 31, the very same depths that he walked past, every morning. Even as the travel industry is abuzz with rumours that threats from loan sharks drove the Raj Travels founder to take the leap and the police are investigating call records, Sheth’s son Akash has quietly occupied his father’s sparsely furnished room …

Sep 29 2016

Scottish independence: Barrhead Travel founder writes anti-Yes memo to staff – BBC News

#barhead travel # Scottish independence: Barrhead Travel founder writes anti-Yes memo to staff 31 March 2014 Image caption Barrhead Travel is one of the UK’s largest independent travel agents The founder of Barrhead Travel has told his staff that a “Yes” vote in Scotland’s independence referendum would be “a disaster”. Bill Munro sent a memo to staff about what he saw as the dangers of independence and accused the SNP of misleading voters. We believe [independence] is the business opportunity of a lifetime Gardon MacIntyre Kemp, Business For Scotland Barrhead Travel is one of the largest independent travel agencies in …

Sep 14 2016

Miracle Flights founder bails with massive retirement package

#airline tickets # Miracle Flights founder bails with massive retirement package By Jane Ann Morrison Las Vegas Review-Journal Ann McGee, the founder of Miracle Flights for Kids in 1985, has departed with an annual retirement of $344,000. or 75 percent of her most recent salary of $430,000. Her husband William, who has worked at his wife’s charity for 27 years will receive a retirement of $82,000 for 10 years. She’s 68 and he’s 80. Mark Brown, new CEO of the renamed Miracle Flights, said he will receive a $293,000 salary. McGee won’t speak to me, but Brown is authorized to …