2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Upper Valley
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital
10 Alice Peck Day Drive
Lebanon NH 03766
Registration begins at 9:00am
Walk begins at 10:00am
|The Walk to Cure Arthritis Upper Valley raises funds and awareness to fight the nation's leading cause of disability. We aren't just helping the millions of people who live with arthritis pain, we're funding research that's getting us closer to a cure.|
The event features various trails, with arthritis information and activities for the entire family. Pet owners are encouraged to bring their dogs.
Let's raise funds to find a cure for arthritis, then come together to support each other and walk!
For more help or information about the Walk to Cure Arthritis, contact Matthew Raffio at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (603)724-6080.
Spotlight On - Jack Heath - Walk Spokesperson
Jack Heath has more than 20 years of experience as a media and public relations specialist. Today, he owns and operates an active public relations consulting business and represents some of New Hampshire’s largest employers. He also serves as host of New Hampshire Today, and is a co-host of ‘Sports Legends of New England’ with Bob Lobel, a program seen throughout New England and Comcast Spotlight.
As former News Director and Vice President of WMUR-TV in New Hampshire, and as a former TV reporter for WCVB-TV in Boston and WABI-TV in Maine, Jack has a unique and varied background in the news media and business. In 2000, Jack also founded Biznews24, now Pinpoint Global Communications (www.pinpointglobal.com), a software-based media company in New Hampshire, which provides sales training management systems to the financial services and insurance industries. Jack has an active media consulting practice, handling public relations for many large employers, such as The Balsams Resort, AutoFair (New Hampshire’s largest auto dealers group), Dutko Worldwide in Washington, DC, and two hospitals. In addition to managing communications for the these companies, he has handled crisis communications for SigSauer Corporation, St. Paul’s School, various medical providers, and two New Hampshire Governors. A large portion of his public relations practice is dedicated to business and employment matters.
Jack received the 2009 New Hampshire Commissioner" Award for "Media Excellence" for his "New Hampshire Today" program and his "First Class Business" segment. His radio program also has been credited with helping New Hampshire's small business community to connect and communicate with state and local officials.
Jack holds a B.A. in Political Science & Economics from the University of Vermont. He also completed a course study in television and radio performance at Emerson College in Boston. He is active throughout the New Hampshire, and frequently speaks at public events.
For more information on the NH Today show, Jack, and other programs please visit the Clear Channel Media and Entertainment stations WGIR 610 AM in Manchester and 96.7 FM The Wave in Portsmouth.