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About You and Marine Marketing and Consulting...
My job function in the company:
Years in business:
About Marine Marketing and Consulting:
We provide a wide range of consulting services to the scuba diving industry. We create catalogs, perform market analyses, create marketing plans, produce underwater videos, and write technical manuals for diving gear and instructional agencies. We also provide expert witness consulting in scuba diving accident cases.
Goal(s) for 2013:
We are currently producing a new DVD for our sister company, Hammerhead Video.
Greatest achievement in 2012:
We scored a major win in the defense of a diving equipment manufacturer in a case involving a hookah diving system.
About You, "The Professional"...
What I find most rewarding about my job:
Having the chance to work with the innovators of the diving business.
What I am most proud of (professionally):
We have supported a variety of causes in the diving industry that were unpopular, but have since become mainstream. These include the issues of duty to warn, nitrox, and distance learning.
Greatest piece of business advice I ever received:
Always tell the truth.
About You, "The Person"...
Favorite place to dive:
Most memorable dive experience:
Diving at 425 feet as a commercial saturation diver.
What kills a company is not competition, but arrogance.
Something people would be surprised to learn about me:
I love golden retrievers.