66-Year-Old Disney Retiree Creates Top iPhone app
Toronto, Canada – Lee Cockerell, husband of 42 years and a Grandfather of 3 has a Top 100 Business app on iTunes. At 66 years young, Lee is arguably the most socially networked person of his generation with thousands of Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn connections. How many Grandfathers have over 1,000 Facebook friends, nearly 2,000 Twitter followers, well over 500 LinkedIn connections and a well known blog on leadership, management and service excellence?
Lee Cockerell does and now he’s added a top iPhone app to his impressive list of social networking credentials, establishing himself as one of the most socially connected people of his generation.
In its first week on the iTunes store, his new iPhone app, Creating Magic – Leadership and Coaching on the Go!, has launched to critical and commercial success with glowing reviews. Creating Magic has already made the Top 100 best-selling business apps list on iTunes and has been featured as a “New & Noteworthy” app. Lee’s app follows his best-selling book Creating Magic which is now available in ten languages.
Lee started his journey from a small town in Oklahoma, His first job was milking cows by hand at a dairy farm. Lee worked his way up through life’s challenges to become the Executive Vice President of Operations at the Walt Disney World Resort. Now retired, Lee continues to connect with people through his acclaimed book, training seminars, keynote speeches and his social networking moxie.
The Creating Magic app contains hundreds of common sense quotes, ideas and strategies that Lee has harvested over the years organizing these thoughts into categories including Daily Reminders, Life Key Points, Challenges and Dates To Remember. Users can share Lee’s Thoughts with their friends via an email feature built into the app. According to Lee, “Life is continually evolving, I’m learning every day … this is the perfect way to communicate my most current ideas.”
What motivates Lee to keep up to date with all the latest tech trends? His greatest accomplishment, Lee’s 3 grandchildren. In the app he mentions one of his ultimate goals is to meet his grandchildren’s children.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.0 or later (iOS 4.0 Tested)
* 3.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Creating Magic 1.0 is $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Business category. More Information about Lee can be found at his website.
The Creating Magic app is a joint venture between Lee Cockerell, LLC and Jones APR, a top iPhone app production company and PR firm. Copyright (C) 2010 Jones APR. All Rights Reserved. Apple, iTunes, iPhone, iPod, and iPad are trademarks or registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries. Disney and The Walt Disney World Resort are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Walt Disney Company in the U.S. and/or other countries. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.
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