Orange County Supervisor Michelle Steel Joins Clay Lacy Aviation in Recognizing Flight Training Scholarship Recipients Attending Orange Coast College Aviation Science Pro

Santa Ana, California (PRWEB) September 23, 2017

Clay Lacy Aviation awarded flight training scholarships to two Orange Coast College aviation science students during a ceremony at John Wayne Airport on September 18. Orange County Supervisor Michelle Steel attended the event to recognize scholarship winners Lex Lizotte and Soraya Eftekhari. “It is inspiring to see local students with a strong passion for flight,” said Supervisor Steel, who represents Orange County’s Second District. “I am delighted to join with Clay Lacy in honoring these remarkable future pilots.”

About the 2017 Clay Lacy Scholarship Winners

Lex Lizotte, of Huntington Beach, California, aspires to become a pilot for a major cargo company like FedEx. Soraya Eftekhari grew up in Switzerland and now lives in Newport Beach. Her goal is to fly and train other pilots in seaplanes. Upon graduation from Orange Coast College, each will have earned an Associate of Science degree and private pilot’s license. They both plan to complete their aviation education and pilot certifications at a four-year institution.

Recognition from Orange County Supervisor Michelle Steel

“Without the support of companies like Clay Lacy, the cost of learning to fly would be beyond the reach of many local students,” Supervisor Steel said. “I also want to congratulate Dean Shrader and Dr. Harriman at Orange Coast College for building such an outstanding aviation school here in Orange County.”

Orange Coast College Aviation Science Program

Located in Costa Mesa, California, Orange Coast College has developed a highly regarded aviation program. The curriculum prepares students to become professional pilots or pursue a wide variety of other aviation careers. Program information is available at

About Clay Lacy Aviation

Founded in 1968 by legendary aviator and industry pioneer Clay Lacy. Today, Clay Lacy Aviation is considered the world’s most experienced operator of private jets. With five corporate aircraft at John Wayne Airport in Orange County and over 100 aircraft at locations across the United States, prominent individuals and leading corporations trust Clay Lacy for aircraft management, charter, sales, acquisitions, maintenance, avionics, interiors and FBO services. The company has aircraft operations and regional offices across the U.S., including FBOs at Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles and Seattle’s Boeing Field, and FAA repair stations in Van Nuys, Seattle and Carlsbad, California. With the most knowledgeable team in the industry, Clay Lacy delivers superior safety, service and value to aircraft owners and jet travelers worldwide. Visit

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Outer Banks Real Estate Firm, Coldwell Banker Seaside Realty Announces John Leatherwood, The VanderMyde Group and Crystal Clark as Their Top Producers for August, 2017

Kitty Hawk, NC (PRWEB) September 23, 2017

Coldwell Banker Seaside Realty, the top producing real estate firm on North Carolina's Outer Banks* would like to congratulate their Agents of the Month Award recipients for August 2017. The Agent of the Month award, based on closed sales volume for the month, is presented to the top performing agent in each office. Heather VanderMyde, team leader for the VanderMyde Team, is the Agent of the Month for the Kill Devil Hills office and the firm. John Leatherwood, team leader for the Sandman Team is the Agent of the Month for the Kitty Hawk office. Crystal Clark is the top performing agent for the Elizabeth City office.

"August was another record breaking month for our firm! I congratulate all of our agents and in particular, our Agents of the Month, who are all consistent top performers," says Pamela Smith, Vice President of Sales.

Coldwell Banker Seaside Realty is a consistent top producing firm with over 25 years of local knowledge and experience. Family owned and operated, the company offers real estate services across the entire Outer Banks as well as all of northeastern North Carolina. Combined with the Coldwell Banker brand, one of the largest and most influential residential real estate brokerage franchises in the world, Seaside Realty offers top-tier real estate services to buyers and sellers throughout the region.

*As reported by OBAR for the period of 1/1/2017 – 8/30/2017.

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Viceroy Chicago Invites Guests to Say “Hello Chicago” with an Exclusive Limited Time Opening Offer & Online Sweepstakes

CHICAGO (PRWEB) September 22, 2017

To celebrate their recent opening, Viceroy Chicago is offering three exclusive promotions inviting guests to say “Hello Chicago.” The 180-room modern luxury hotel is located in the heart of the vibrant Gold Coast neighborhood on the site of the former historic Cedar Hotel just steps from the Magnificent Mile and Lake Michigan. Travelers looking for a getaway to Chicago can sign up for their Exclusive Limited Time Offer to receive 20 percent off the best available rate, plus a $25 minibar credit and 3pm late checkout, when they book by September 30, 2017 for stays up to and including October 5, 2017.

Those who sign up for this offer will be automatically entered into the hotel’s Hello Chicago sweepstakes for a chance to win a two-night stay in a Junior Suite, breakfast for two at Somerset Restaurant, and a signature Viceroy Chicago gift bag.

Guests who book and stay at the hotel during the month of September will be automatically entered for the chance to win an exciting Grand Prize giveaway valued at $10,000. Check back daily for more details.

“Since opening we have had the pleasure of welcoming many new and loyal Viceroy guests to our first hotel in the Midwest,” said General Manager, Tijs Klerx. “We are thrilled to offer these enticing promotions as a way to celebrate all Viceroy Chicago has to offer, and to give a few lucky guests even more reason to return to the Windy City and stay with us!”

Travelers can visit for more information and to enter the giveaway.


Viceroy Hotel Group inspires travelers with one-of-a-kind authentic lifestyle experiences that bring together provocative design and intuitive service in sought-after locations. A leader in modern luxury, Viceroy’s vibe-led hospitality is guided by the brand promise “Remember to Live,” an affirmation to create lifelong memories for each and every guest. Viceroy destinations are segmented into three distinct portfolio tiers to help travelers find exactly the kind of experience they’re looking for. The Viceroy Icon Collection properties include epic hotels and resorts in Chicago, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Beverly Hills, Riviera Maya, Snowmass, and St. Lucia, with forthcoming openings in Algarve, Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Panama, Cartagena, and Vietnam. The Viceroy Lifestyle Series hotels and resorts are found in attitude-led destinations including New York and Santa Monica, with a forthcoming opening in Serbia. The Urban Retreat Collection properties in San Francisco and New York have an independent spirit and bold, eccentric personalities. Viceroy Hotel Group is a member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) DISCOVERY, a unique loyalty program offering exclusive benefits and experiences to its members at over 550 hotels around the world. For more information, visit Follow Viceroy Hotel Group at and on Instagram and Twitter @viceroyhotels.

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