Posted by DivingTop100 in Dive News

Dive Industry News #6

Shows & Events

ONLY 2 Booths Left! Smart Vendors will jump in on this QUICKLY!  The Show is looking great. We will have two excellent Film Festivals, over 80 Seminars and Workshops and Special Events, including an Art Fair for the adults and the Radio Disney Road Crew Show for the kids at the Show on Saturday.  We have billboards up and will be starting radio spots shortly, but your active involvement will only make the Show better and more profitable for all. 

FREE Business Seminar Speakers Picked:  Five Panel Speakers have been chosen to present “Getting And Keeping More Customers” at Our World-Underwater, Saturday, February 18, 2012 at the Hyatt O’Hare OWU Host Hotel) from 8:00 am – 10:00 am.  Speakers include Patrick Hammer, Gene Muchanski, Rick Stratton, Gary Mace and James Sinkway.  All Exhibitors are encouraged to attend.  Seating limited to 50.  RSVP Required.  Reservation System managed by Gary Mace at Scubaocity.  Web: www.Scubaocity.comBoot Dusseldorf Schedules 2013 Show:  Boot Dusseldorf, 44th International Boat Show has been scheduled for January 19-27, 2013.  Web: www.boot.de


Diveheart To Hold Adaptive Scuba Diving Symposium:  Diveheart will conduct its 3rd Annual International Adaptive Scuba Diving Symposium on February 17, 2012 , from 1 pm – 4 pm at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare, in the Hyatt Midway Room.  Featured Speakers include, Sara Klass, Dr. Richard A. Roller and Jim Elliott.  The program is proudly Sponsored by Our World-Underwater, Midewest Dive News and Diveheart.  Contact Jim Elliott at jim.elliott@diveheart.org   Web: www.Diveheart.orgDIA Weekly Dive News is now archived:  This FREE Weekly News Release is now being archived on the DIA Trade Web Site under Weekly News.  Send your press releases to gene@diveindustry.net  Web: www.diveindustry.net/weekly-news



Dive Patches International isn’t limited to just Patches:  Dive Patches International provides dive professionals, retail dive centers, and resorts with an economical and profitable way to promote their business.  Dive Patches International now offers Lapel Pins, Key Rings, Luggage Tags, Tote bags and many other promotional items exhibitors need to have on hand at their booth.  Web:  www.divepatches.com  Read more…


Retail Dive Centers

 Discovery Diving Scuba Instructor Training Approved for GI Bill:  Discovery Diving Company in North Carolina is now offering a Scuba Instructor Program  that is eligible for the GI Bill.  Contact: Debby Boyce  Web: www.DiscoveryDiving.com  Read more…


Service Providers

 Scubaocity Chosen as Reservation Provider:  Scubaocity will conduct the reservation service for the Dive Industry Association Seminar at Our World Underwater.  The Panel Discussion / Seminar is limited to 50 attendees and an RSVP is required.  Contact Gary Mace.  email: info@scubaocity.com  Web: www.scubaocity.com



Training Agencies

David H. Weisman Remembered:  CDA & NASE Worldwide are saddened to announce the passing of David H. Weisman, Chief Operating Officer of NASE Worldwide and Executive Director of the Commercial Diving Academy (CDA) Training Group.  Read more…



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