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…

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…

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…

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

There’s a saying that I’m quite fond of and it goes a little something like this: “If you want to make God laugh, tell Him what your plans are.” As an entrepreneur, this saying is particularly poignant given that often times, nothing goes as planned. But there are pleasant surprises along the way, like meeting Read more…

Saying goodbye to summer

Like most of 2014, June, July and August flew by in a blur. Summer may not officially end until September 22 when autumn introduces itself to the Northern Hemisphere, but for all intents and purposes, Labor Day and football season signal its end. Here’s a look back at our spectacular summer. Abilities Expo June found Read more…

5 brettapproved™ travel tips

When you start a travel and entertainment website for people with disabilities, it stands to reason that you, well, enjoy traveling. That’s certainly the case with me. But why? Because life is defined by experiences and there’s nothing better than exploring someplace new. With this spirit of adventure in mind, I thought I’d share my Read more…

The chicken or the egg dilemma

New companies, like children, need to be nurtured, protected and allowed to grow. In business, growth is synonymous with capital. The two walk hand-in-hand like oh, I don’t know, peas and carrots or – you know where I’m going – Forest and Jenny. If we don’t put them (children or a fledgling businesses) in a Read more…

3 reasons I’m thrilled it’s 2014

Want in on a secret? I’m fascinated by our place in history. What I mean is, how is it that I’m here now and I wasn’t born in 18th century England or in 312 B.C. when the Romans were busy perfecting the aqueduct? Better yet, why wasn’t I born in 2776 when we really will Read more…

Let the Venture Madness begin!

With eight seconds left in the game the crowd nervously chants “SEVEN, SIX, FIVE, FOUR, THREE, TWO and propelled by adrenaline the players in white, sweat-soaked jerseys work the ball around the three-point line. Running out of options, the shooter heaves the ball toward the rim. His effort draws iron but ultimately careens harmlessly out Read more…