SEATTLE, WA, May 08, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/
-- Dates were announced today for the 51st Pacific Marine Expo, the West Coast's largest commercial fishing and marine industry trade show.
"Pacific Marine Expo will return to CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle from Thursday, November 16, through Saturday, November 18. said Denielle Christensen, event director for Diversified Communications, who produces the show. "Last year's Expo was tremendously successful, with nearly than 500 exhibitors and over 8,500 visitors from 40 states and 24 countries. With the continued growth and strength of the fishing and workboat industries, we expect another outstanding year in 2017."
The Expo serves all aspects of the market, including commercial vessel owner and operators, commercial fishermen, boat builders and seafood processors.
"Just add water" is the theme of the 2017 Expo because "the show offers everything for those in the commercial fishing and marine industries under one roof," according to Christensen. "If you make your living on the water, you just can't afford to miss it."
In addition to a large show floor featuring the latest products and services, the 2017 Expo will include a free educational conference, Safety 101 Program, industry demonstrations, keynote addresses, the King County Maritime Economic Forecast Breakfast, Job Fair, a special Fishermen's Lounge, daily free happy hours, performances by Fisher Poets, and the Fisherman of the Year contest sponsored by National Fisherman
New this year is an exciting Alaska Pavilion which will brings together exhibitors from Alaska in the East Hall of the Event Center.
"We had to adjust our show schedule around Seattle Seahawk games and other CenturyLink Event Center events," Christensen noted. "We adopted this schedule because the alternate choices were not ideal for many of our customers. The week before Thanksgiving is when our audience wants to attend Pacific Marine Expo."
Companies interested in exhibiting at Pacific Marine Expo should contact Chris Dimmerling, sales director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Attendee registration for Pacific Marine Expo will open in early July.
Call for Conference Program Proposals
Diversified Communications is seeking topics for conference sessions and recommended speakers. Topics could include safety, technology updates, regulations, marketing and selling, boat building, crew assets, cybersecurity, propulsion, insurance, and climate change. Proposal are due by June 2, here
.About Pacific Marine Expo
Pacific Marine Expo is part of the Diversified Communications portfolio of commercial marine events, publications and eMedia products. Pacific Marine Expo is the largest and longest running commercial fishing and marine tradeshow on the West Coast and is annually held in Seattle. The Expo serves all aspects of the market, including commercial vessel owners, commercial fishermen, boat builders, workboat operators and seafood processors. For further information, visit www.PacificMarineExpo.com
About Diversified Communications
Diversified Communications is a leading international media company providing market access, education and information through global, national and regional face-to-face events, digital products, publications and television stations. Diversified serves a number of industries including: technology, seafood, food service, natural and organic, healthcare, commercial marine, and business management. Based in Portland, Maine, USA, Diversified has divisions in the Eastern United States, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. For more information please visit www.divcom.com