Sentient Jet to Raise Awareness for Autism as Premier Sponsor of 6th Annual Light It Up Blue Aspen

BRAINTREE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sentient Jet, a Directional Aviation company, is pleased to
announce that it has been named the premier sponsor of Light
It Up Blue Aspen
 (LIUB Aspen), taking place February 18,
at the Belly Up Aspen. LIUB Aspen benefits Ascendigo which
serves local, regional and national populations of youth and adults
across the autism spectrum through experiential, community-based
learning opportunities and custom-tailored sports camps. The event seeks
to raise both awareness and much-needed funds to assist families and
children on the autism spectrum in western Colorado communities.

The President’s Day Weekend benefit offers a lively evening of
fundraising, culinary delights, handcrafted cocktails, fine wine, music
and dancing. The evening’s entertainment features a performance by
high-octane rock duo Black Pistol Fire, and additional special guests
include autism activist and filmmaker Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., actress
Cheryl Hines, TV talk show host and autism rights advocate Areva Martin,
journalist Kathleen Kennedy, Dr. Jennifer Berman co-host of The
, and world-class ski mountaineer Chris Davenport.

“As a long-time partner of Aspen Snowmass, we take great pride in
working with the community to positively impact the lives of those
affected by autism,” said Andrew Collins, president and CEO of Sentient
Jet. “Light It Blue Aspen is a wonderful way to raise awareness and
increase donations to such an important cause.”

At the event, guests will also be able to bid on one-of-a-kind live
auction experiences, a raffle, and online silent auction. Sentient Jet
will be donating two VIP Credentials to the Sentient Jet Finals Lounge
for the Audi FIS World Cup Finals to be held in Aspen March 15-19, 2017
for the auction, and all proceeds from the event will directly benefit

Sentient Jet offers its 25-Hour Jet Card in four jet-size options,
allowing clients to purchase flight time on Light, Mid, Super-Mid and
Heavy aircraft as well as in two age classes (Preferred and Select),
starting at just $124,825. Sentient Jet Cardholders receive a rare
combination of industry leading service at a tremendous value, complete
with a one-year lock on all-inclusive hourly rates, with the added bonus
of 15% discounts on hourly pricing for qualifying round-trip travel.
Through Sentient’s recently launched mobile app, Sentient Jet
Cardholders can now also book private jet travel on-demand, as well as
receive flight details, immediate assistance through a 24/7 live chat
feature, and localized recommendations for exclusive benefits.

About Sentient Jet

Founded in 1999 and now an integral part of Directional Aviation,
Sentient Jet is one of the leading private aviation companies in the
country. The Sentient Jet Card Program offers clients the flexibility
and convenience of flying private for their personal and business air
travel needs with industry-leading value. Sentient Jet is known for
outstanding service and a commitment to safety programs, including the
industry’s first and only Independent Safety Advisory Board. Sentient
Jet’s extensive network of certified operators ensures that clients will
always have access to executive aircraft that meet their rigorous
standards for safety and quality. Visit for more
information. You can also follow Sentient Jet on social media platforms,
including Twitter,
and Instagram.


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