SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, N.Y., Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeVac, the revolutionary device that has successfully removed an object from a blocked airway and prevented choking deaths, welcomes Steve Way, comedian, motivational speaker and disability awareness advocate to the LifeVac team as Official Spokesperson.
"We are very excited to have Steve join the LifeVac team," said Arthur Lih, Founder and CEO of LifeVac. "Steve is uniquely positioned to represent LifeVac and his mission to raise awareness about the physically disabled ties into LifeVac's mission to reduce choking deaths."
"I am very excited to be selected as the official spokesperson for LifeVac," said Steve Way. "I represent a group that is vulnerable to choking. The Heimlich maneuver cannot be used on people who are wheelchair users. Arthur has created a truly life saving device that can benefit everyone but has special meaning to the physically disabled. I look forward to spreading the LifeVac message of 'Save a Life'."
About LifeVac – LifeVac is a non-powered, single patient, portable suction apparatus designed to save the life of a choking victim. Lifevac has registered at least two successful life saving rescues since its invention in 2014. It can be used on children, the elderly and on oneself. For more information please visit www.lifevac.net
About Steve Way- Steve is a 26-year-old substitute teacher by day and stand up comedian by night. He was born with Muscular Dystrophy and is an advocate for disability awareness. Steve performs stand up in the NJ/NY area, motivational speeches around the country, and is the co-creator and star of the web series Uplifting Dystrophy.
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