Dive o’clock is an online business for SCUBA diving and snorkeling enthusiasts. Visitors can learn about and compare different dive destinations, marine life species and dive education with a strong focus on conservation. For aspiring recreational dive professionals there is a special PRO website (www.diveoclockpro.com) with a search engine for divemaster and dive instructor courses.
TRAVEL ♥ EDUCATE ♥ CONSERVE
Dive o'clock's vision is to spread the love for the underwater world in order to protect it. The company’s mission is to inspire and motivate people in the field of dive travel, education and conservation through their website, email and social media channels.
Marlies Wolters, owner of Dive o’clock, is a passionate and experienced dive instructor with over 1500 dives. She has been travelling around the world full time over the last years to explore the best dive locations and to share her passion and knowledge with her readers and followers.
With extensive management experience as well as degrees in Leisure Management and International Business she is also an expert regarding helping SCUBA businesses to grow their businesses. By consulting in the broad field of online presentation focused on this niche expertise in customer experience and analyses, social media management, web design, photo editing / graphic design and more is shared.
From 2018 onward Dive o’clock will also operate as a tour operator offering special dive holidays for groups and individuals focusing on marine conservation and education. With this step Dive o’clock will become a one-stop-shop for divers and snorkelers around the globe.
“It’s dive o’clock somewhere!”
Her diving adventure started with a try dive in a swimming pool in The Netherlands, about 10 years ago. She just loved the feeling of being weightless underwater! After the first 100 dives in the cold and often murky waters in The Netherlands she got her first 'proper' clear and warm water dive around Mallorca (Spain) - that was the tipping point - her passion was born!
Course after course followed to become a PADI divemaster to be able to work abroad in tropical water with colorful coral reefs! After working as a divemaster in Hawaii and the Netherlands she did her PADI IDC (dive instructor course) in Thailand. As a PADI OWSI dive instructor, later MSDT and IDC Staff, she worked in Thailand, The Maldives, The Philippines and Indonesia. On the other hand she still loves diving and teaching in The Netherlands as well. Her mission is to inspire and empower people about marine conservation through education and recreation.
The last SCUBA course she did herself was Advanced Nitrox with Technical Diving International (TDI).
Three dive dreams on her bucket list: Socorro in Mexico, Wolf & Darwin in the Galapagos and Polar diving in Antarctica.
What she can Offer You
After diving with and working for various dive centers around the world she has a lot of experience and knowledge to grow your business. By visiting and in-depth reviewing your business, she can promote your dive center, dive resort, dive trips, liveaboard, dive safaris and other tours. By analyzing your website and/or social media channels, she will be able to spot opportunities from a consumer and professional standpoint. Generate more leads, convert leads into sales and get more followers on social media.
If you are a student looking for a project or a graduation research feel free to contact Marlies.
Email her at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
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