ShadowCat is the leading developer of bespoke support yachts. Targeting UHNWIs, this ultra-luxury brand tailors to elite markets and leaves a memorable impression. A.WordSmith led the 2021 re-brand and continues to support the marketing-communications efforts.

Rebrand & A4 Corporate Brochure

Accompanying Collateral & Ads

ShadowCat PR & Content

Forbes: Shadowcat Superyacht Support Vessels Grow In Size And Popularity

After seeing this growing line of superyacht support catamarans, I may have to change my definition of “ultra luxury.” Read.

ShadowCat is the Only Support Yacht Designed for Everything You Want

ShadowCats offer the most carrying capacity and customization options. All designs are designed to an owner’s specs. Read.

Superyacht News: A new year is coming, what adventures will you take?

Desperate for “play-cations,” owners wand to go beyond ornamental superyachts in lieu of vessels that can better deliver adventure. Read

OnBoard Magazine: A Supporting Partnership (with Armon Shipyard)

Leading support yacht developer taps Spanish builder for award-winning projects. ShadowCat explains rationale. Read.

Media Coverage Report

Critical Mention media coverage report for SHADOWCAT covering Q3 2022

Sea Machines Robotics

Sea Machines is a Boston-based company developing advanced perception systems and autonomous technology for the marine industry. Since 2018, A.WordSmith has supported the company’s marketing-communications team with strategy and projects.

Video: Autonomous Cargo Delivery

Case Study: World’s First Autonomous Skimmer Vessel

For this project, A.WordSmith traveled to Portland, Maine, to support the promotional activities of a major commercial marine industry event: Deployment of the world’s first autonomous spill-response vessel, made possible by Sea Machines’ tech. A.WordSmith generated the media announcements and event collateral, and managed all public relations activities on site. Following the event, A.WordSmith’s marketing muscle resulted in over 100+ media articles (including feature stories and a television news interview) and the video below, which yielded highly positive, objective observations from major industry players.

Sea Machines PR & Content

Autonomy Helps Meet the Demands of a Changing Workforce

As the nature of work evolves, it’s critical that our industry meet the new demands of today’s employees. Read

Sea Machines Unveils AI-ris Computer Vision Technology

A marine perception sensor that eliminates at-sea collisions and increase operational performance. Read

World’s First 1,000 Nautical Mile Autonomous Voyage

The autonomous tug Nellie Bly completed its journey in just 129 operational hours over 13 days. Read

Webinar: Autonomy for Unmanned Survey Vessels

Operators are commanding the vessel and all on-board payloads from shore. Watch

ZF Marine

For more than 100 years, ZF Marine has developed industry-leading marine propulsion systems for commercial and recreational vessels. A.WordSmith supports the company’s marketing and communications.

ZF Marine PR & Content

ZF’s Transmissions & Service are a Winning Combination

ZF ensures that the right transmission is purchased and installation is easy. Read

Discover the Top 5 Benefits of ZF Marine’s Industry-Leading Thrusters

Learn why ZF Marine continues to lead the way in the marine thruster market. Read

ZF Marine Propellers Ensure Optimal Vessel Performance

ZF Marine propellers are custom made to provide transparency and trust. Read

ZF Marine to Premier New 4600 POD System in North America

Innovative system leads to better performance with lower fuel consumption. Read


Burro is a Philadelphia-based startup that develops robots to solve the labor problems presently facing farmers. A.WordSmith manages a variety of marketing-communications initiatives for Burro.

Corporate Brochure

Print Ad & E-Newsletter

Covenant Logistics

Covenant Logistics, a leading provider of transportation and logistics services in the U.S., relies on A.WordSmith for blogging, public relations and brochures.

Brochure for New Hires

Covenant PR & Content

Demonstrating Flexibility, Speed and Multi-Service Offerings for Customers

In these case studies, learn how Covenant provided flexibility & fast service across multiple logistics offerings. Read

Let Covenant Establish Warehouse Space for You Anywhere in the U.S.

Covenant is your one-stop resource for warehousing and distribution services anywhere in the country. Read

Three Key Takeaways from the EDGE Sustainability Innovation Panel

The panel shared how Covenant embraces sustainability while navigating business needs. Read

TRANSTEX Honors Covenant for Positive Environmental Impact

Covenant received an appreciation award for reducing fuel consumption and carbon emissions of truck fleets. Read