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Dart Network Podcast Series Highlights Trucking Industry’s Efforts To Combat Human Trafficking

Missing Word Solutions Principal Greg Thompson worked with Dart Transit on the development of a special podcast series focused on the many efforts the trucking industry is making to support the fight to prevent and [...]

Magazine Feature: E-Log Mandate: Driving Into New Territory

Feature article in the January-March 2018 edition of Automotive Logistics. This feature looks into how mandatory electronic logging of driver hours may have an effect on costs and capacity in the U.S. trucking sector, but a [...]

Media Relations & Podcasting: Working With Scott Sharrard Ahead of Macon & Atlanta Shows

In the fall of 2017, had the opportunity to work with Scott Sharrard and his management team. Scott served as the lead guitarist and musical director for the Gregg Allman Band. Just prior to [...]

Magazine Feature: Emergency Response: Weathering The Storms

Feature article in the October-December 2017 edition of Finished Vehicle Logistics magazine. Carmakers and logistics providers are becoming more proactive in their mitigation efforts to address climatic catastrophes, and this feature looks into those efforts. To [...]

Magazine Feature: IT Implementation: Touching The Cutting Edge

Feature article in the 20th Anniversary edition of Automotive Logistics. This feature covers the implementation of the right technology in automotive supply chains and then getting the most out of it has been no easy matter [...]

Magazine Feature: US-Canada NAFTA Trade: Northern Light Hoping For a Silver Lining

Feature article in the January-March 2017 edition of Automotive Logistics. The article provides of an analysis of NAFTA's impact on the the automotive supply chain and the overtures by the Tump Administration to renegotiate NAFTA. [...]

Dart’s Breast Cancer Awareness Truck Helps With ‘Pulling In’ Donations To The American Cancer Society

Dart Company Driver Debbie Chapman behind the wheel along with a friend in front of US Bank Stadium. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Event In Minneapolis Raises More Than $295,000 EAGAN, Minn. __ [...]

Media Alert: Gregg Allman Musical Director Scott Sharrard Going On Tour

“I know all about guitar players -- I’ve seen the very best -- and Scott Sharrard is the perfect guitarist for my band. He understands that you don’t need to play just for the sake [...]

Media Alert: Gregg Allman Musical Director Scott Sharrard To Tour NC & Georgia In Oct.

“I know all about guitar players -- I’ve seen the very best -- and Scott Sharrard is the perfect guitarist for my band. He understands that you don’t need to play just for the sake [...]

V3 Transportation Achieves Strong Ranking on the 2017 Inc. 5000 List

Expedited Carrier Earns Top 40 Position Among Logistics & Transportation Providers Source: V3 Transportation via Missing Word Solutions, LLC SEVILLE, Ohio – August 24, 2017 – V3 Transportation, an innovator in expedited transportation solutions, is pleased [...]

V3 Transportation Makes Matching Donation To St Christopher Truckers Relief Fund

Company Honors Owner-Operator Robert Burton’s Selection As Expediter of the Year Source: V3 Transportation via Missing Word Solutions, LLC SEVILLE, Ohio – July 24, 2017 – V3 Transportation, an innovator in expedited transportation solutions, is proud [...]

Tuesday May Be Gone, But The Midnight Rider Will Roll On Forever!

Reacting To The Loss Of Gregg Allman Saturday, May 27, 2017 – the day that will be remembered for the passing of Gregg Allman. While there were signs this day was coming and while [...]

Dart Podcast Celebrates 2,500-Download Milestone – March 2017

The Dart Network Podcast Series, which features news and information highlighting the Dart Driving Community and the departments throughout Dart supporting the professionals out on the road for the company, surpassed 2,500 listener downloads in [...]

Success Forged By Fire: Business Leaders Who Overcame Difficult Challenges

By Greg Thompson Expanded version of Feature published by Chattanooga CityScope in the magazine’s Winter 2017 edition. Success that has been forged from the fire of meeting life’s challenges is as resilient as the steel [...]

The Dex & Mo Show: A Partnership That Echoes Across The Airwaves

By Greg Thompson Expanded Version of Feature Published by Chattanooga CityScope in the magazine’s Fall 2013 edition. The countdown to 3:00 p.m. is once again entering the final stages as Dex and Mo begin what [...]

Scott Sharrard Connecting With History During Muscle Shoals & Memphis Recording Sessions For New ‘Saving Grace’ Album

By Greg Thompson Freelance Writer & Producer As he approached the front door of FAME Studios in mid December, Scott Sharrard paused for a moment to feel the vibes of the legendary recordings captured within [...]

Media Coverage Earned By V3 Transportation’s Opening Of New Headquarters In Seville, Ohio

On August 5th, V3 Transportation held an Open House event to celebrate moving into a new corporate headquarters in Seville, Ohio. The expedited transit carrier, which began its operation in early 2013 with two laptops [...]

Understanding The Value of Staying In Your Lane

By Greg Thompson Principal of The words “stay in your lane” have gained a pop culture status that now reaches far beyond the phrase’s origin as a highway warning sign. In the journey we [...]

Can Your Crisis Communications Plan Take A Punch?

At first glance, Mike Tyson would not be considered to have much expertise in crisis communications. Yet, one of Tyson’s most famous quotes should find a home within the office spaces of communications professionals with [...]

25 Years Later: Revisiting Coverage of the 1991 World Series & Heroics By Jack Morris

Published in the Chattanooga Free Press on October 28, 1991 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Having dreamed this moment a million times as a kid growing up in South St. Paul, Minnesota Twins starter Jack Morris finished [...]

‘Regular People’ Meet Politicians, Stars At ’93 Bill Clinton Inaugural

Published in the Chattanooga Free Press on January 24, 1993 WASHINGTON -- James Back, a native of Hot Springs, Ark., and a federal employee here since 1961, could hardly believe his eyes this past Wednesday. [...]

Galadrielle Allman: Lighting Her Own Path & Continuing Legacy of Her Father

Of all the interviews I’ve conducted since I began my career in the early 1980s, few (if any) have become more personal than the Q&A session I had with Galadrielle Allman on October 27th of [...]

White Papers & Case Studies

Examples of White Papers Having worked in corporate marketing and public relations for nearly 20 years, Greg Thompson always believed that organizations should seek to market their knowledge and expertise. A successful business is [...]

Journalistic Work Principal Greg Thompson has more than 30 years of experience working in the field of journalism. He is an award-winning event and feature writer who has covered a variety of subjects. Below are links [...]

Media Relations & Press Release Development Work

More Than 20 Years of Experience In Various Industries The professionals behind Missing Word Solutions have worked in the areas of media relations across a range of industries, and we have adapted the ever-evolving growth [...]

Press Release Examples

Past Press Releases Written By Greg Thompson One of the core competencies of any effective public relations or marketing communications professional is the ability to write a strong press release. Having spent 10 years [...]

The Vault: Stories From The Archives & Perspectives From Behind The Scenes

Arthur Ashe: A Man Of True Grace & Dignity     Without the slightest hint of fear in her 11-year-old steps, Christy Glenn walked directly toward Arthur Ashe upon his late arrival at the Huntsville International [...]

Case Study: Leads $30,000 Crowd-Funding Campaign

Missing Word Solutions Partners With Star Racing On Fan Sponsorships, Achieves Success With Time-Limited Campaign To Raise $30,000 In 30 Days Circumstance: In the fall of 2014, Star Racing team owner George Bryce had an [...]