Marissa Gamache

Marissa Gamache

Features Coordinator

Marissa Gamache is a young and hungry journalist born and raised in Minnesota. Growing up with three brothers she took a liking to the Great Outdoors at a young age.


Business, Safety

Ina Daly Thrives in Male-Dominated Profession

Arizona Grand Champion Ina Daly with Chairman of the Arizona Trucking Association Board, Kyle Wilkes at the Arizona Truck Driving Championships April 13, 2019 in Tempe, Ariz. (Brett Carlson/Grins 2 Go Photography)

Arizona’s Ina Daly has become a staple in the truck driving competition arena. Not only has she proved her skills as a driver for XPO Logistics, but she also has shown she belongs in the male-dominated industry.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 30, 2019
Business, Safety

New Division, Same Aim for Defending Tennessee Champion Phil Shelton

Tennessee competitor Phil Shelton Phil Shelton is switching from competing in the Tank Truck division to the Flatbed division. His father drove a tank truck and that inspired Shelton to do the same in past competitions. (Tennessee Trucking Association)

The Tennessee Trucking Association is ready for the state’s Super Bowl of safety, and reigning Grand Champion Phil Shelton of Walmart Transportation is returning to defend his title.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 24, 2019
Business, Safety

FedEx Freight’s Scott Osborne Back to Defend Mississippi Title

Mississippi competitor Scott Osborne Scott Osborne competed in the Tank Truck division in 2018 but is signed up to compete in the Flatbed category this year. (Mississippi Trucking Association)

The Mississippi Trucking Association is gearing up to host its Truck Driving Championship on April 26-27 in Gulfport.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 23, 2019
Business, Safety

Arizona’s Ina Daly Keeps the Wins Rolling With Grand Champion Showing

Arizona Grand Champion Ina Daly of XPO Logistics (Arizona Trucking Association)

XPO Logistics driver Ina Daly punched her ticket to her 14th National Truck Driving Championships by claiming Grand Champion honors at the Arizona Truck Driving Championships on April 13 in Tempe.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 22, 2019
Business, Safety

Louisiana Grand Champion Eric Courville Honed Craft With Navy Service

Eric Courville Courville holds the flag for the National Anthem at the competition. (John Ballance for Louisiana Motor Transport Association)

“I am not amazing.” That’s what Eric Courville says, but his competitors in the Louisiana Truck Driving Championships might dispute that.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 19, 2019
Business, Safety

Ina Daly Back to Defend Arizona Truck Driving Championships Title

Ina Daly, last year's Grand Champion, will be back to defend her title. (Arizona Trucking Association)

The Arizona Trucking Association is gearing up for a scorcher of a competition this year at its state truck driving championships April 13 in Tempe. This year, 177 competitors will vie for the Grand Champion title.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 100

Old Dominion Freight Line Unveils Interactive Signage at Mets’ Citi Field

Old Dominion Freight Line Old Dominion Freight Line

Old Dominion Freight Line is upping its advertising game this season with the New York Mets. The company partnered with Chicago-based Czarnowski to create a three-dimensional replica of an ODFL tractor-trailer at Citi Field.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 4, 2019
Business, Safety

Louisiana’s Courville Gets Crowned, Again, at State Truck Driving Championships

louisiana Grand Champion Eric Courville pictured with his son Eric (left), wife Missy (center), and son Ethan (right), at the Louisiana Truck Driving Championships Banquet. (John Ballance for Louisiana Motor Transport Association)

It is no surprise that defending Grand Champion Eric Courville showed up with his game face on for the Louisiana Truck Driving Championships on March 29. He came and he conquered, scoring 391 points to reign supreme again.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
April 3, 2019
Business, Safety

Louisiana Driver Competition Kicks Off Road to NTDC

NTDC The 2018 NTDC competition space in Columbus, Ohio (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

The road to the National Truck Driving Championships is about to get underway as Louisiana kicks off the five-month season March 29.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
March 27, 2019
Business, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Names Bob Biesterfeld as CEO

C.H. Robinson C.H. Robinson via YouTube

Logistics company C.H. Robinson announced that Chief Operating Officer Bob Biesterfeld will rise to the post of CEO on May 9 through a planned succession. Biesterfeld will replace John Wiehoff, who has been in the job for 17 years, the company said in a Feb. 11 press release.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
February 13, 2019

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