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Tampa Mayor Buckhorn to Unveil Humana’s First Freewheelin Pedal Bus Coming to Tampa for the 2012 Republican National Convention

Media invited to special preview event to see first of 20 Freewheelin pedal buses that will offer healthy, green transportation to convention-goers, residents

Category:

Monday, August 13, 2012 10:00 am EDT

Dateline:

TAMPA, Fla.

Public Company Information:

NYSE:
HUM
US4448591028

TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM):

WHAT:

    Media will have the first opportunity to access the never-before-seen Freewheelin pedal buses, or “bus-cycles,” being made available for free to convention-goers, Tampa residents and visitors from Aug. 26-30 during the 2012 Republican National Convention.
 
Humana is providing 20 Freewheelin pedal buses as a fun, healthy, green and shaded means of transportation during both the RNC and DNC.
 
Mayor Bob Buckhorn will also unveil the pre-set pedal bus routes through downtown to get people to convention hot spots. Pedal buses will make stops at multiple Freewheelin stations that will offer free biometric health screenings, fresh fruit and cold water to riders.
 
Breakfast will be served at the press event on Aug. 14.
 

Parking passes to be provided to confirmed media. Bring government-issued ID.

 

WHEN:

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
 

WHERE:

Tampa Convention Center (Outdoor Plaza at Main Entrance)
333 S. Franklin Street, Tampa, FL 33602
Parking in West Lot
 

WHO:

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn
Jan Larimer, RNC Co-Chairwoman
Scott Latimer, M.D., Humana’s Market President of Senior Products in Central Florida
 

CONTACT:

Stephen Wilson, Coyne Public Relations
973-588-2169

swilson@coynepr.com

 

On-site:

Linda Bernstein Jasper, Coyne Public Relations
973-953-7298

lbjasper@coynepr.com

 
 

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Twitter: @freewheelin2012
Facebook: www.facebook.com/gofreewheelin

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Contact:

Coyne Public Relations
Stephen Wilson, 973-588-2169
swilson@coynepr.com
or
On-site:
Linda Bernstein Jasper, 973-953-7298
lbjasper@coynepr.com