Sport Management-Diving Industry Majors Showcased at International Dive Industry Conference
The Dive Equipment and Marketing Association held its' annual convention in Orlando, Florida from November 4th to the 7th, 2009. With more than 1,500 companies from all over the world in attendance, DEMA is the premier Diving Industry Conference. Used as an internship selection ground for Barry University's Sport Management-Diving Industry Program, students represented the SMDI Program and were showcased to the upper echelon of the diving industry.
SMDI interns were one of this year's most sought after products. Business representatives from Truck Lagoon (Micronesia), The Cook Islands (off the Coast of New Zealand), Australia, U.S. Virgin Islands, Palau (Papua New Guinea) came to the Barry University booth to interview and select SMDI seniors for internship experiences. The overall response to and recognition of Barry University was overwhelming.