Author Archives: Gene Muchanski

About Gene Muchanski

Executive Director at Dive Industry Association. Board Member at Dive Industry Foundation. Marketing Consultant to the Diving Industry. I have been a certified Scuba Diver since I was 15 years old and have been a passionate waterman for as long as I can remember.

DIA Members To Exhibit at DEMA Show 2020

The following Dive Industry Association Members are exhibiting at the Virtual DEMA Show Online, November 17-20, 2020 .  Make it a point to visit our DIA Members for Great Show Specials. Manufacturers Big Blue Aquatic Gifts by Roland St John … Continue reading

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Editorial – November 2020

The True Meaning of a Network –by Gene MuchanskiEditor, The Dive Industry Professional  Dive Industry Association is a true Global Business Network in the Recreational Diving Community.  We designed it 20 years ago to unite the industry to a common … Continue reading

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Mastering “Business of Diving” Issues

Mastering the Business of Diving Issues – by Gene Muchanski Editor, The Dive Industry Professional  Most of the larger companies in the diving industry have established a reputation for being knowledgeable in their main product or service category.   When they … Continue reading

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Editorial – October 2020

The World Has Changed – Have You? –by Gene MuchanskiEditor, The Dive Industry Professional  There is one thing for certain in life – things will always change.  Change can be a good thing or a bad thing.  It all depends … Continue reading

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September Begins a New Season

The New Season Starts in September – by Gene Muchanski Editor, The Dive Industry Professional  There’s a certain rhythm to the business seasons in the diving industry.   If you’ve been in the business for any length of time, you may … Continue reading

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Editorial – September 2020

Doing More With Better Tools – by Gene Muchanski Editor, The Dive Industry Professional  Running a business is a lot of work.  We spend at least half of our time doing what the business does and the rest of the … Continue reading

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Clearly Cayman Waives Group Deposits

Group Deposits Waived on Pre-DEMA Rates Clearly Cayman Dive Resorts is now waiving their normal deposits on groups of 10 or more booking 7-night dive vacations to any of their resorts for travel through January 14, 2023. This enables dive … Continue reading

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The Business of Diving – Post COVID19

The Business of Diving – Post COVID19 – by Gene Muchanski Editor, The Dive Industry Professional  We all start out in diving for different reasons; recreation, hobby, job related requirement, collateral duty in the military, or professional career.  This article … Continue reading

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Editorial – August 2020

Tell Me What You Want Me To Know – by Gene Muchanski Editor, The Dive Industry Professional  I’m not going to mention the “C” word in this editorial.  It’s not about obstacles in our path or demons at our doorstep.  … Continue reading

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Amphi’s Crowdfunding Campaign

AMPHI, THE WORLD’S FIRST OXYGEN SAVING, HYBRID AND HANDS-FREE UNDERWATER VEHICLE READYING FOR ITS FIRST CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN Welcome to Amphi, the world’s first oxygen saving and hands free underwater scooter. You’ve never experienced anything like this. Amphi uses the swimmer’s … Continue reading

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