Category: Trueline Spotlight

TLP Spotlight: A way with words

Reading Time: 2 minutes If the story involves an obscure Boston Bruin from the 1980’s or a folk singer you’ve never heard of, chances are Neil Cote’s telling it. That’s when you know it’s gonna be good—just like the stories he writes. “I’ve always been stringing words together,” says Cote, who’s occupied the Trueline writer’s den since November 2016….

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TLP Spotlight: Productive by design

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s rare to find Charlie Herbst sitting idle. Indeed, the native of the land of 10,000 lakes describes himself as a “reserved workaholic.” That’s not just in his role as Trueline’s production designer—a position he’s held for the past year-and-a-half—but throughout his personal life, as well. When he’s not designing layouts or logos for Trueline,…

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TLP Spotlight: He’s a real hoot

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ian Nichols can quite literally call himself a night owl. After graduating from Hamilton College with a bachelor of the arts in environmental studies, he spent a summer in California’s northern Redwoods taking census of endangered spotted owls. Going out in the early hours of the night, he and a crew would attract the birds’…

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TLP Spotlight: Working in [Maine] style

Reading Time: 2 minutes Matthew Warner could go a year without washing his shirts and never wear the same outfit twice. Call it fashion, call it passion; it’s a lifestyle he shares through his Instagram account, @modernmainer, where he lays out and stylistically photographs his daily outfits, from slim jeans and sweaters to shorts and colorful T-shirts. He has…

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TLP Spotlight: Mainer on the move

Reading Time: 2 minutes Although Erica Berry, director of digital marketing, can always be found hard at work in the back corner of TLP’s offices, she was once much harder to locate. Born and raised in the small town of Randolph, Maine (population 1,772 people, as of 2010), Erica headed yet farther north at 18 to attend the University…

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TLP Spotlight: Customer service with a world view

Reading Time: 2 minutes Two things you should know about Marcia Giancola: She’s our business relations coordinator and she’s got pipes. These days her musical talents are put to use only on occasion (cue Trueline’s holiday shindig). But time was when she traversed the country again and again as the lead singer for cover bands, raking in a grand…

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TLP Spotlight: NefRyder is in the house

Reading Time: 2 minutes Through the walls of the TLP office lucky ears can hear the sound of an angel singing. That angel didn’t drop from heaven though, he grew up in the Bronx until age 14, attended Juilliard Pre-College Division and then went to a boarding school in Wisconsin. Who’s this sweet, well-groomed voice belong to? None other…

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TLP Spotlight: Climbing to new heights

Reading Time: < 1 minute Trueline Publishing strives to do what it takes to produce stories that rise to the top of a Google search. This achievement and reputation is made possible because of a team that is ready to go to the limits, both at work and at play. Recently, Blake Davis and I, two proud members of the…

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TLP Spotlight: Moonwalking through history

Reading Time: < 1 minute Alison McNeaney wanted to study abroad in Australia but ended up in Austria. For the anthropology major and historic preservation enthusiast, it wasn’t a bad trade off. Alison uses her degree in anthropology—the study of people—every day. She’s a self-proclaimed people watcher and finds people, what makes them tick and how they make decisions, fascinating….

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TLP Spotlight: (Not) Gone Fishing

Reading Time: < 1 minute Patrick aka “PJ” is TrueLine’s resident Big Friendly Giant. With fingers the size of bananas, a head the size of a county fair winning watermelon and a heart as sweet as a maraschino cherry, Mr. Rose would make a fruit sculpture so large it could feed a small nation. But PJ puts that big noggin…

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