LATIN AMERICA TRADE EDT. - Trailer Bridge makes history with new Dominican service
By: Paul Scott Abbott | Aug 19 2007 at 08:00 PM | Channel(s): Liner Shipping
Trailer Bridge Inc.’s introduction this month of new container service between Jacksonville and the Dominican Republic breaks ground on multiple fronts – from its use of 53-foot-long containers in a non-Jones Act trade to the fact that it links the Caribb
For more than a quarter of a century, Paul Scott Abbott has been writing and shooting images for the American Journal of Transportation, applying four decades of experience as an award-winning journalist.
A graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, with a master’s magna cum laude from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Abbott has served as president of chapters of the Propeller Club of the United States, Florida Public Relations Association and Society of Professional Journalists.
Abbott honed his skills on several daily newspapers, including The Cincinnati Enquirer, The Richmond (Va.) News Leader, Albuquerque Journal and (South Florida) Sun-Sentinel, and was editor and publisher of The County Line, a weekly newspaper he founded in suburban Richmond, Va.
A native Chicagoan, he is a member of American Mensa and an ever-optimistic fan of the Chicago Cubs.