FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — On December 3rd, Linda Webb, also known as ‘The Fraud Dog’ (www.thefrauddog.com) and President of Contego Services Group (www.contegoservicesgroup.com), will be emceeing the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation’s Silver Anniversary gala at the Hollywood Beach Marriott in Hollywood, FL. The event will be celebrating the MSF’s 25 years of service to those suffering from multiple sclerosis and the foundation’s contribution to the MS community. www.msfocus.org
“It’s an honor to be chosen to host such a prestigious night and share the wonderful efforts of the MS Foundation with the gala attendees and their supporters,” said Linda Webb. “I’m so used to busting fraud rings that I’m overjoyed to work with an organization that’s making such a positive impact in the search for a cure for multiple sclerosis.”
For Webb, who has her own reality TV show launching soon in the same vein as previous crime-busting shows such as America’s Most Wanted, the event will be a chance for her to be exposed to a different sort of audience as well as supporting a great cause.
“Linda brings such a strong presence and will be a wonderful emcee for this important event which will include leaders in the corporate and medical fields,” said Jules Kuperberg.
The gala will be honoring Ben Wade Thrower, MD, director of the Andrew C. Carlos MS Institute at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta who has been invaluable as MSF’s senior medical advisor.
The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation is a national foundation based out of Fort Lauderdale, FL. Established in 1986, the MSF is a publicly funded 501(c)3 organization and serves the nation from one central location. For more information on the gala, visit: http://www.msfocus.org/view-page.aspx?id=789
About Linda Webb
Linda Webb, aka “The Fraud Dog” has dedicated 30 years to fighting fraud, handling the most complex fraud schemes involving organized crime rings and terrorist groups domestically and internationally. She has worked with investigative news shows like Prime Time and 20/20, and has completed over 19,000 investigations, with over $1.2 billion in savings. Webb began her career in law enforcement and is President of Contego Services Group, LLC, a provider of insurance and risk management services, offering her innovative SWARM™ system model, a new insurance investigation system, which identifies suspicious workers’ compensation claims much earlier.