Dive Industry News #12



DIALogo-100Booth Change at BTS for Dive Industry Association:  Dive Industry Association has changed from Booth 245 to Booth 531 at Beneath the Sea this weekend.  Contact Gene Muchanski:  Cell: 832-247-5315.  email: gene@diveindustry.net




DT100-100Jolly Roger Publishing, LLC Announces the Launch of DT100 Connect:  All Divers & Dive Operations can search, post and connect with the HOT DEALS & offers that appear on DT100 Connect.  Post last minute trip spots, open rooms or special offers today and combine your DT100 Connect Classified with the power of Social Media.  Dive Industry Association Members are encouraged to utilize the FREE Trial Classifieds to promote their organizations.  Learn more: http://www.divingtop100.com/dt100-connect/


Industry People


Bob Hollis Selected as Beneath the Sea’s 2012 Diving Pioneer:  It is with great pleasure that Armand Zigahn, Founder and Executive Director of Beneath the Sea announces the choice of Bob Hollis, Founder and CEO of Oceanic as Beneath the Sea’s 2012 Diving Pioneer.  Read more


Shows & Events


Beneath The Sea – March 23-25, 2012:  Beneath The Sea will hold its 36th Annual Undersea Dive & Travel Exposition in 3 days.  The Exhibit Hall is Sold Out with over 284 Exhibitors occupying 379 Booths, an increase from last year.  Friday afternoon is “Trade Only”.    Contact Armand Zigahn: email: info@beneaththesea.org  Web:  www.beneaththesea.org



DDTE-100ive & Travel Expo Only 45 Days Away:  The 5th Annual Dive & Travel Expo is scheduled for April 20-22, 2012 in Tacoma, Washington.  The host Hotel is the Hotel Morano.  Dive News Network and Dive Industry Association will co-Host a 100 person Luncheon / Success Seminar, entitled “A Shared Vision.”  For more info:   www.divenewsnetwork.com


Business Partners

ConstantContact150               DT100-100


Surf Expo 150    Travel Show 150   PAS 150 



Dive Industry Association

Gene Muchanski is Executive Director of Dive Industry Association, Inc.. DIA is "Building a Better Industry, One Member at a time".