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SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT: PRIME INC. 


HIGHWAY ANGEL TRUCK STOP TOUR SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT: PRIME INC.

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 14, 2013) - Springfield, Mo.-headquartered Prime Inc. is the latest to sign on as a sponsor of The Truckload Carriers Association's (TCA) Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour as the tour heads east to the Carolinas this week. Hosted by TravelCenters of America and Petro Stopping Centers, each stop on the tour features a performance by Highway Angel spokesperson and country recording artist Lindsay Lawler, as well as a live broadcast by Renegade Radio Nashville - all in an effort to better the trucking industry's image through the exposure of the Highway Angel program. The tour has also become a great way for TCA, sponsors, and the trucking industry at large to give thanks to the drivers themselves on a more personal level. 

“We are happy to support the Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour," said John Hancock, Director of Training and Driver Recruitment. "It is an opportunity to bring the entertainment along with a message of thanks and appreciation directly to the drivers.”

Founded in 1970 by Robert Low, Prime Inc. is North America's most successful refrigerated, flatbed, tanker, intermodal, and logistics trucking company. Prime's personnel, equipment and technology remains on the cutting edge of the transportation industry, and the company's growth remains steady and well managed. Additionally, Prime offers exceptional lease plan options, providing independent contractors an unlimited earning potential. To learn more about Prime Inc., click the logo above or visit 
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The tour officially kicked off on August 19th in Prescott, Arizona and will continue on through October 30th, where the tour will wrap up at TA's Nashville location. To learn more about the Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour, visitwww.truckstoptour.com.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities for the Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour with Lindsay Lawler, please contact Leigh Foxall at leigh@truckstoptour.com.

RANDALL-REILLY TO CO-HOST TOUR STOP 



NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 30, 2013)
– The Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour will be partnering with Tuscaloosa, Alabama-based marketing firm Randall-Reilly for the tour’s stop this Friday, October 4th at the Tuscaloosa TravelCenters of America (TA) location from 5-7pm. The stop, featuring its usual live broadcast by Renegade Radio Nashville and hour-long acoustic performance by Highway Angel spokesperson and country recording artist Lindsay Lawler, will also double as a pre-game party for Randall-Reilly associates and clients in preparation for the University of Alabama’s home game against Georgia State on Saturday.

“Randall-Reilly takes pride is providing unique entertainment for clients we host during college football weekends, and we are thrilled that Lindsay’s tour is coming to Tuscaloosa this Friday. She is a talented performer and I know our guests are in for a treat,” said Scott Miller, Senior Vice President of Sales. “Having Lindsay in our hometown also provides an opportunity for our employees to see a great concert in a family-friendly environment.”

The tour – designed to promote a better trucking industry image through exposure of TCA’s Highway Angel program - kicked-off in Prescott, Arkansas on August 19th. Aside from Renegade Radio Nashville’s live broadcast and Lawler’s performance at each of the tour’s 26 southeast and Midwest stops, each location offers opportunities for drivers to tell their stories and share their talents on-air.

“We’re constantly looking for creative and unique spins to each of our tour stops,” said Lawler. “We’re so excited Randall-Reilly will be involved in this stop. They do so much within the trucking industry – their involvement makes sense and is welcomed.”

SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT: WHOLESALE TRUCK & FINANCE 



NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 4, 2013)
- With the Truckload Carrier's Association's (TCA) Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour headed into it's third week, Michigan-based Wholesale Truck & Finance (WTF) has officially signed on as a sponsor of the tour. Hosted by TravelCenters of America and Petro Stopping Centers, each stop features a performance by Highway Angel spokesperson and country recording artist Lindsay Lawler, as well as a live broadcast by Renegade Radio Nashville - all in an effort to better the trucking industry's image through the exposure of the Highway Angel program.

"We are proud to be a sponsor of Lindsay Lawler's tour and know that she is a supporter of the trucking industry given her work with the Truckload Carriers Association and the Highway Angel program," said WTF President David Strand. "Her music is truly American and it mirrors the emphasis of our company - providing hard-working Americans with the resources they need to build a successful career in a very American industry."

Founded by Strand in 2008, Wholesale Truck & Finance has become an industry leader in hte management of Lease Purchase Programs for some of the largest trucking companies in the country. In addition, the company provides a full range of financing and consulting services for owner operators who want to expand their careers and opportunities by owning one or more trucks. Wholesale Truck and Finance has experienced financial professionals whose sole focus is helping professional truck drivers achieve their dreams.

The tour officially kicked off on August 19th in Prescott, Arizona and will continue on through October 30th, where the tour will wrap up at TA's Nashville location. To learn more about the Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour, visit www.truckstoptour.com.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities for the Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour with Lindsay Lawler, please contact Leigh Foxall at leigh@truckstoptour.com.

LAWLER TO PERFORM AT HOUSE OF BLUES DURING GATS 


DALLAS, Tex. (August 16, 2013) - Back in her hometown to kick off the Truckload Carrier Association's (TCA) Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour (of which she is the headliner), country recording artist Lindsay Lawler has also been commissioned to perform at the 15th Annual Trucking Roundup at the House of Blues as part of the Great American Trucking Show (GATS). Co-sponsored by Randall-Reilly Recruiting Media, the National Association of Independent Truckers (NAIT), and the Commercial Vehicle Training Association, the event will take place on Wednesday, August 21 from 6:30-8:30pm and will also include an open bar, passed hors d'oeuvres, and a live broadcast by Renegade Radio Nashville.

"I'm thrilled to have been asked to be a part of this event," said Lawler, who is also the TCA's Highway Angel program spokesperson. "GATS is always a great chance for the trucking industry to come together and, because honoring the hardworking men and women of the trucking industry is important to me, I always really enjoy attending the show. To have Renegade Radio there broadcasting with me at a venue as cool as the House of Blues in my home town of Dallas? It doesn't get much better than that..."

The Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour, designed to promote a better trucking industry image through the exposure of the TCA's Highway Angel program, will kick off at the Prescott, Ark. TA on Monday, August 19th from 4-7pm where Fikes Truck Line - owned by former TCA Chairman Gary Salisbury and the latest sponsor to sign on for the tour - will debut the official Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour truck and stage. The week will also include a stop at the Terrell, Tex. TA on Tuesday, August 20th, also from 4-7pm.

Each stop will feature an hour-long acoustic performance by Lawler from atop a flatbed truck, as well as a live, two-hour radio remote through Renegade Radio, with whom Lawler already hosts two radio shows (including On The Road to Music City, which is trucking industry-centered). Additionally, stops will boast the opportunity for sponsorship booths, promoting an interactive, family-friendly experience for all in attendance. All tour stops are posted on the tour's official website, www.truckstoptour.com, and are subject to change.

To RSVP for the 15th Annual Trucking Roundup, contact Jeannie Colson at 205-248-1336. To learn more about the venue, visit www.hob.com/DALLAS.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities for the Highway Angel Truck Stop Tour with Lindsay Lawler, please contact Leigh Foxall at leigh@truckstoptour.com or visit www.truckstoptour.com.
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