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About You and Roatan Charter Inc...
My job function in the company:
Years in business:
About Roatan Charter Inc:
Is a travel wholesaler that has been specializing scuba travel worldwide and in leisure and adventure travel in Central America since 1981.
Our mission is to make group travel as easy, complete, error free, and profitable as possible.
About You, "The Professional"...
How I was introduced to the professional diving industry:
While operating a Roatan based sail charter business in 1981, we refitted a trawler for live-aboard diving and later built CoCo View Resort which my family operated for 25 years before selling in 2005.
What I like best about my job:
The many dive shop owners and group leaders that we've worked with us over the years that have opened up new horizons and worked with us in new dive destinations worldwide.
Words of wisdom for those starting their career in the diving industry:
Keep at it. Success comes one step at a time. Never close doors.
Best way to keep a competitive edge:
Stay fresh and moving forward, but don;t leave your roots behind.
Biggest change I have seen in the professional diving industry since I started:
Internet sales and marketing.
Bill Evans, Doc Radawski, Jim Engel
About You, "The Person"...
Something you'd find on my bucket list:
A long slow boat trip in my own boat.
What I am most proud of:
Tackling serious financial issues and being able to pull through successfully.
How I like to spend my free time:
Bicycling, boating, diving.
Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.