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.

Editorial – September 2017

Success Equals Good Planning & Good Execution by Gene Muchanski Editor, The Dive Industry Professional If this editorial was written at the beginning of the month it would have covered exciting things that were happening in September, like the introduction … Continue reading

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The Volga Saint Lucia

The Forgotten Wreck. – St. Lucia. by Donovon Brown St. Lucia July 2017 The SV Volga. The Coolie Ship was the AKA given to the SV Volga, a three mast British flagged vessel that hit a reef and sank on … Continue reading

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Editorial – August 2017

It’s Potential That Counts – Not Past Performance by Gene Muchanski, Editor The Dive Industry Professional Working on the 2018 Scuba & H2O Adventure Show last month helped me realize what is important to diving businesses that are interested in … Continue reading

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Tovatec Introduces Dash 50 Light

Announcing the New Dash 50 Tovatec is happy to announce a new small light.  The New Dash 50 is the perfect backup light.  We took the compact size of the Sea Squirt (HL1), but made it a more powerful light.  … Continue reading

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World UW Hockey Commission

Subject: Day 5: France and Canada by Coach Holland Ja Sent: Fri, Jul 14, 2017 11:24 am Our morning game is with France who I believe will win the gold in these games. They are fast. I mean blur fast. … Continue reading

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DIA Members to Exhibit at DEMA Show 2017

The following Dive Industry Association Members are exhibiting at the DEMA Show on November 1-4, 2017 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.  Make it a point to visit our DIA Members FIRST. Manufacturers Big Blue Aquatic Gifts … Continue reading

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Editorial – July 2017

Looking Into The Future by Gene Muchanski, Editor The Dive Industry Professional The Summer officially started at the end of June.  We begin the month of July with our Independence Day celebration and next thing you know, we’re seeing “Back … Continue reading

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Christmas in July With Roland St John

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Miss Scuba Netherlands Dives With Coral Restoration Bonaire

MISS SCUBA NETHERLANDS DIVES FOR A CAUSE WITH CORAL RESTORATION FOUNDATION BONAIRE Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean (June 30, 2017) –This week, Coral Restoration Foundation Bonaire (CRF Bonaire) gratefully welcomed Miss Scuba Netherlands, Jessica Wohrmann, to join a Coral Restoration Adventure Dive. … Continue reading

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St. Lucian “Conservation Cuisine” Battles Lionfish

  For Immediate Release Source: Anse Chastanet Contact: Bevan Springer, Marketplace Excellence + 1 201 861-2056 bevan@marketplaceexcellence.com A delicious lionfish meal, compliments of the culinary team at Jade Mountain and Anse Chastanet resorts. EAT THEM TO BEAT THEM: ST. LUCIAN … Continue reading

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