August 18, 2017

WorkBoat Magazine's 'Day in the Life of Workboat' Photo Contest ends Aug. 31
-- Capturing a day in the life of the commercial marine industry is the theme of the 2017 Workboat magazine photo contest, which runs through Aug. 31. To enter the contest and for more information, visit --

    NEW ORLEANS, LA, August 18, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- From welding in a shipyard to plying the Gulf on an OSV or piloting a towboat on the inland rivers, it's all in a day's work in the workboat industry. Capturing a day in the life of the commercial marine industry is the theme of the 2017 Workboat magazine photo contest, which runs through Aug. 31.

"Whether you are on the water, in the shipyard or on a rig, we want to know what your workboat day looks like," said David Krapf, editor in chief of WorkBoat.

The grand prize winner's photo will adorn the cover of the 2018 WorkBoat Calendar, receive a free conference pass to the International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans, Nov. 30 through Dec. 1, and a WorkBoat Swag Bag. Weekly contest winners will receive a WorkBoat Swag Bag.

The winners are chosen by WorkBoat editors and the number of Facebook shares. "You need votes for consideration for the weekly prizes," Krapf said. "Share your pictures and the more shares you receive, the more votes you receive."

To enter the contest and for more information, visit Contest coordinators recommend submitting a high resolution photo.

About WorkBoat
WorkBoat is part of the Diversified Communications portfolio of commercial marine events, publications and e-media products. The WorkBoat brand has been connecting qualified buyers with leading suppliers for more than 70 years. In print through WorkBoat magazine, online at, face-to-face at the International WorkBoat Show and through education with the Professional Series, WorkBoat delivers high-quality information to all segments of the marine industry in North America. For more information, visit

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 U.S., Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. For more information please visit

About New Orleans, Home of the International WorkBoat Show, Nov. 29-Dec. 1
New Orleans is located in the heart of the workboat industry and is home to one of the largest and busiest ports in the world. New Orleans is a magical place with a unique culture and way of life. From the French Quarter to the elegant Garden District to the music-filled Marigny, there is amazing food, music and more to be found across New Orleans. With incredible hospitality, New Orleans is the perfect place to do business, make connections and enjoy iconic scenery, fantastic flavors, and celebrate life. To learn more, visit

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