Brett Heising 37 total posts

Founder and CEO of brettapproved.com.

Accessible Travel Site, brettapproved, Inc., Adds Reservation Services For People With Disabilities

PHOENIX – Online accessible travel advisory service brettapproved, Inc. today announced a partnership with Travel for All, a British Columbia, Canada-based travel agency, to provide travel booking and trip coordination services for people with disabilities and mobility challenges anywhere in the world. Travel for All serves individuals, families and groups and is able to reserve Read more…

Synopsis from “Travel for All” Podcast

Recently, I had the pleasure of spending time with Tarita Davenock as a guest on her Travel for All podcast. It was a blast! Below you’ll find timestamps for various topics we discussed during the show. I’d like to thank Tarita for the opportunity. I hope you enjoy the podcast. Make today worth remembering, — Read more…

How to Create an Accessible Review

Creating an amazing accessible review for brettapproved.com On behalf of the entire brettapproved crew, thank you so much for your positive words and support. We’re seeing more reviews coming in every day and we’re truly grateful for your effort in sharing critical information about the accessibility of the places you visit. Many of you have Read more…

New Year New Possibilities

Note: This blog was originally a Facebook post wishing everyone a Happy New Year. I’d be remiss if I didn’t thank our investors and everyone who works tirelessly to make brettapproved, Inc. what it is. In particular, I’d like to thank: Gillian, Travis, Jason, Walt and Anne. We wouldn’t be where we are without each Read more…

Giving Thanks

Kilmainham Gaol (Jail) I’m thrilled to report that brettapproved enjoyed a productive trip to Web Summit, Dublin. It proved to be professionally and personally rewarding. I’ve been to Mexico City and to northern Mexico as a journalist but this was my first European adventure. My biggest takeaway in regards to accessibility is this: everything is Read more…

The 2015 brettapproved Report on the Disabled Traveler Market 

Throughout the past three years, the brettapproved team has conducted an ad hoc survey of people who use wheelchairs at airports, restaurants, hotels, conferences, expo’s and other venues around the country and around the world. We asked, “When staying at a hotel, how often do you get the accessibility equipment you expected, based on the Read more…

4 New brettapproved Travel Tips: The McConaughey edition

If you like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter, you rock! As a regular, you’ve probably seen our “Travel Tip Tuesdays.” Not familiar with these little gems? No worries. Hopefully that means you’re out experiencing a cool new place to eat, stay or play. Given that the summer travel season is in full Read more…

4 Reasons The Travel & Hospitality Industries Will Become More Accessible

Whether you’re traveling across town or across the country, it takes planning. Flights, ground transportation, finding accessible dining options, making sure your seats at the concert you’re attending are accessible – I founded brettapproved to give everyone a tool that helps take the guesswork out of travel. Now everyone who’s concerned about accessibility can review Read more…

The City of Angels never disappoints

I believe life is defined by experiences, so it makes sense then that I’m happiest on the road. Whether I’m traveling for work or for fun, what I dig is that I’m out of the office, away from my iMac and connecting with people instead of the Internet. Last month I attended the Abilities Expo Read more…