PADI Completes 2018 as a Record Setting Year

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PADI Members from all over the world work hard each and every day to spread their love of diving. Through sharing our passion we’re able to encourage more people to discover and continue diving the ocean planet.

Dedicated marketing specialists in each PADI office around the globe execute marketing strategies to promote the life-changing opportunities and adventure diving offers, as well as showcasing just how easy it is to get started. Specifically, the PADI team execute marketing strategies involving email marketing, events, social media and online advertising, just to name a few. However together, the hard work of the PADI family, professional members, dive centers and resorts has all helped us reach record-breaking success in 2018.

With your help we have been able to accomplish some amazing things in 2018:

  • More than 6,600 PADI dive shops and 135,000 PADI Professionals.
  • Reached 1,000,000 certifications.
  • Introduced numerous digital products and language offerings.
  • Launched PADI Travel.

What else was accomplished in 2018? Check out our quick 2018 Brand Highlights video below.

With these amazing results, it’s no surprise that PADI completed 2018 as their strongest year to date. Thanks to the dedication of passionate members across the globe, PADI now dives into 2019 with unprecedented momentum.

For more information on the marketing undertaken by PADI contact or your PADI Regional Manager.

Don’t miss out on 2015 PADI Member Forums

Jump right into a fresh start of 2015 with exciting updates in our PADI Member Forums conducted by our Regional Managers and PADI Staff in Asia Pacific.

“exciting changes to the Online Processing Center”


As usually we are happy to inform you with interesting statistics about the past year together with Marketing efforts.

The main focus of this years PADI Member Forums are the exciting changes to the Online Processing Center and all the Digital Products available to serve your customers with more options to “GET there PADI”

Starting from changes on the new PADI  e-learning where we are able to provide you now with more options for both the Dive Center and your students. We are also covering our new and exciting Certification Paks that allow you to have a Online and Offline options.

“Interesting and new products in our Touch Family”

ReActivate_header_Chair_600x2501Interesting and new products in our Touch Family with the Open Water Course Touch the Equipment Specialty Touch and the ReActivate will be another topic we address in great detail and explain how you will be using this product replacing Scuba Review.

So don’t miss out and join us at the 2015 PADI Member Forums in Asia Pacific. Contact your PADI Regional Manager or the office for Dates in your area. 

PADI Attended Dive Shows in 2015

dive-showsPADI Asia Pacific participates in numerous consumer shows throughout the year to assist in the promotion of all PADI Dive Shops and promote the PADI brand to consumers.

PADI Asia Pacific will be attending the following major Dive Shows in 2015:

Show Date Location
SPOEX / KUSPO 26 February – 1 March Seoul, Korea
OZTek 14 – 15 March Sydney, Australia
DRT Shanghai 20 – 22 March Shanghai, China
FHTA Dive Fiji EXPO 2015 9 – 11 April Mana Island, Fiji
Asia Dive Expo Singapore (ADEX) 10 – 12 April Singapore
DEEP & Extreme Indonesia 30 April – 3 May Jakarta, Indonesia
Dive China (Guangzhou)  28 April – 3 May Guangzhou, China
Thailand Dive Expo (TDEX) 14 – 17 May Bangkok, Thailand
Malaysia International Dive Expo (MIDE) 12 – 14 June Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2015 Asia Outdoor Trade Show (Nanjing) 23 – 26 July Nanjing, China
Beijing International Dive Show (BIDE / ADEX) 11 – 13 September Beijing, China
DRT Hong Kong 11 – 13 December Hong Kong

Dive Shows provide PADI Dive Shops with a vast range of opportunity to meet and engage with current and potential divers. Attending a dive show is a great time to trial new PADI products, meet with PADI Staff and network with fellow PADI Professionals. PADI member forums and events are also often arranged to coincide with dive shows.

PADI recognises the importance of PADI Dive Shops attending dive shows. To ensure that you gain maximum exposure at a dive show, contact your PADI Regional Manager to enquire about support you may be eligible for at shows including marketing collateral and promotional offers.

PADI Asia Pacific also offers additional support for shows and events that PADI is not attending to assist you with your marketing efforts. Contact your PADI Regional Manager for more information. 

PADI Asia Pacific looks forward to assisting you with your show and exhibition attendance in 2015!