(Dive Travel Business News - November 13, 2012) -- Dedicated to recognizing and honoring the contributions of women divers, the Women Divers Hall of Fame™ (WDHOF) has selected seven new Members who will constitute the Class of 2013. Announced at this week's DEMA Show 2012, the inductees are: Simone Melchior-Cousteau, Mary Connelly, Lynn Costenaro, Tova Harel-Bornovski, Lynn Rodriguez, Becky Kagan Schott and Georgann S. Wachter.
These extraordinary women will be officially inducted into WDHOF on March 23, 2013 at the Beneath the Sea (BTS) Awards Banquet in Secaucus, New Jersey. The following summary provides a glimpse into the exciting and diverse backgrounds of the newest class of WDHOF members: read more »
(Dive Travel Business News - February 25, 2012) -- Beneath the Sea Show has set aside a trade-only day for professional buyers for the show's 36th annual event. The Show's inaugural Dealer Day will be launched on Friday March 23, 2012 as part of the 3-day event hosted at the Meadowlands Convention Center in Secaucus, New Jersey, USA. Registration for Dealer Day is $25 and is valid during Dealer Day show hours (1pm - 6pm) and general public admission from 6pm-9pm on Friday evening.
(Dive Travel Business News - February 1, 2012) -- An international non-profit professional honor society dedicated to recognizing the outstanding contributions of women divers, the Women Divers Hall of Fame™ (WDHOF) has announced the WDHOF Class of 2012. The five new members will be celebrated at the Beneath the Sea Dive & Travel Show at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey March 23 - 25, 2012.
(Dive Travel Business News - March 24, 2011) -- As part of its extensive fundraising efforts that help support Women Divers Hall of Fame™ (WDHOF) scholarships and training grants, WDHOF will be launching a new cookbook at the Beneath The Sea Dive & Travel Expo in Secaucus New Jersey, March 25-27, 2011 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center.
"Divers' Palate: A Collection of Recipes and Stories from WDHOF and Friends" is a 4-color, 3-ring binder with a stunning cover by marine artist Robert Lyn Nelson. Compiled and produced by WDHOF members Julianne Ziefle and Bonnie Toth, the 300+page cookbook features recipes, photos and stories contributed by WDHOF members, friends and diving luminaries. This is a limited edition print run with only 300 copies available. read more »
(Dive Travel Business News - March 23, 2011) --- Dedicated to recognizing and honoring the contributions of women divers, the Women Divers Hall of Fame™ (WDHOF) is an international, non-profit, professional honor society whose member contributions span a wide variety of fields including: The Arts, Science, Medicine, Exploration & Technology, Marine Archeology, Business, Media, Training & Education, Safety, Commercial & Military Diving, Free Diving, and Underwater Sports.
The Women Divers hall of Fame recently announced the selection of ten new Members who will be inducted into the Hall at the Beneath The Sea Dive & Travel Expo Awards Banquet at the Sheraton Meadowlands Hotel in Secaucus, New Jersey on Saturday March 26, 2011 (). These outstanding professionals will constitute the WDHOF Class of 2011: read more »
(Dive Travel Business News - November 3, 2010) -- Beneath The Sea will celebrate its 35th anniversary in 2011. The popular northeast dive and travel show held annually at the Meadowlands Convention Center in Secaucus New Jersey will host almost 400 exhibitors from all corners of the world, and present 50 plus seminars and workshopsexplaining the latest from the fields of scuba diving, oceanography, Northeast diving, wrecks, rescue, and all kinds of underwater photography. read more »
(Dive Travel Business News - March 29, 2010) -- The Women Divers Hall of Fame (WDHOF) recently celebrated its 10th anniversary with a weekend of events at Beneath the Sea, America's largest consumer scuba and dive travel show. VIP receptions, an Awards Banquet, special presentations and a Sunday Brunch were just some of the activities for WDHOF members and associate members during the Beneath The Sea show held March 25 - 27, 2010 at the Meadowlands Convention Center in Secaucus, New Jersey.
Ten outstanding women were inducted into the Hall of Fame as part of the 10th anniversary festivities. They are: read more »