CIGNA Corporation : Cigna CEO David Cordani and Wounded Veteran and Achilles Athlete Matias Ferreira Complete the Walt Disney World® Half Marathon
01/07/2012| 04:11pm US/Eastern
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., January 07, 2012 - A photo of Cigna
CEO David Cordani and LCpl Matias Ferreira at the Walt Disney
World® Marathon Weekend is available on Business Wire's
Website and AP PhotoExpress.
Cigna CEO David Cordani and LCpl Matias Ferreira (right),
show the medals they won today by completing the half
marathon together at the Walt Disney World(R) Marathon
Weekend presented by Cigna. Ferreira, 22, originally from
Atlanta and now living in Rockville, Maryland, is a U.S.
Marine who lost both legs while serving in Afghanistan in
2011. Cordani served as a running guide to Ferreira, who is
a member of the Achilles International Freedom Team.
Achilles is an organization that helps people with
disabilities, including wounded U.S. Armed Forces veterans,
compete in mainstream athletic events. Cigna sponsored
several members of the Achilles team at today's half
marathon. (Photo: Business Wire)