NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kenny Dichter, Founder and CEO of Wheels Up, a revolutionary private aviation company that is redefining the industry, has inked a deal with Tony Abrams, Founder and CEO of Four Hundred, a NYC based lifestyle management firm, to launch 8760 Concierge by Four Hundred, a full-service luxury concierge program that offers access to sought after restaurants, sports events, concerts, clubs, and so much more.
Wheels Up members, on a progressive basis, will receive Four Hundred’s invitation-only bespoke services and dedicated team of NYC-based personal lifestyle specialists who have their finger on the pulse of pop culture and today’s entertainment and lifestyle hot spots, attractions and events across the globe. Wheels Up is known for its 8760 culture (referencing the number of hours in a year), fulfilling members’ needs every hour, of every day, throughout the year in the air and on the ground.
Wheels Up members will receive unparalleled privileges only available to society’s elite tastemakers through the established relationships of the global concierge network of Four Hundred. A team of ‘Personal Lifestylists’, available 24 hours a day, will be fulfilling requests while retaining discretion, promoting exclusivity, and providing custom experiences. Whether its Broadway show tickets in New York, a table at the hottest lounge in Las Vegas, or a tour of an exclusive vineyard in Napa, all requests are attainable.
“From the get go, Wheels Up aimed to deliver the best in travel and entertainment around the globe and with Four Hundred as our new partner, we’re opening the doors of exclusivity to our members with unrivaled privileges that extend far beyond the runway,” said Kenny Dichter, Founder and CEO of Wheels Up. “Launching ‘8760 Concierge by Four Hundred’ enhances our continued commitment to providing Wheels Up members, wherever they may be, with the finest, personalized customer service, year-round. No other aviation company offers this level of service.”
About Wheels Up
Wheels Up is a revolutionary membership-based private aviation company that greatly reduces the upfront cost to fly private while providing unmatched accessibility, flexibility, and the finest personalized service. Created and led by Kenny Dichter, the Founder of Marquis Jet and original innovator of the 25-hour fractional jet card, Wheels Up offers a total aviation solution, including exclusive access to its private fleet of brand new King Air 350i and Citation Excel/XLS aircraft. Wheels Up has become known for its round-the-clock customer support with an 8,760-hour culture (24 hours x 7 days x 365 days of the year) serving its members in the air and on the ground with Wheels Down, the ultimate lifestyle, concierge, events and partner benefits program, engaging members through exclusive events and opportunities to meet luminaries from the worlds of entertainment, sports, politics and business. The Company is in development of a proprietary, cutting-edge booking and rideshare application for its members.
Wheels Up acts as agent for the Wheels Up members, and is not the operator of the program aircraft; FAA licensed and DOT registered air carriers participating in the program exercise full operational control of the program aircraft. Any aircraft owned or leased by Wheels Up are dry leased to the operating air carrier to facilitate operations by that carrier. For additional information, please visit www.WheelsUp.com.
About Four Hundred
Four Hundred, founded by hospitability veteran Tony Abrams, opens the doors of exclusivity by offering full access and privileges to the world’s best restaurants, nightclubs, events, hotels, spas and gyms. Designed for those who believe that life should have no limitations; quite simply, Four Hundred transforms fantasy into reality.