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Polaris Media MD signs book deal with Rethink Press

Polaris Media MD signs book deal with Rethink Press

MEMBER NEWS: POLARIS MEDIA MANAGEMENT LIMITED Ben Pinnington, the Managing Director of maritime specialist public relations firm and Isle of Man Maritime Member, Polaris Media Management Limited, has signed a new book deal with entrepreneur publisher Rethink Press....

How Maritime Companies can prepare for and handle a crisis?

How Maritime Companies can prepare for and handle a crisis?

MEMBER NEWS: POLARIS MEDIA MANAGEMENT LIMITED In an excerpt from his forthcoming book ‘Making Waves: PR and comms in the maritime industry’, Polaris' MD, Ben Pinnington, examines how companies can best prepare for and handle a crisis. Maritime is constantly vulnerable...

MHG Insurance Celebrates 30 Years

MHG Insurance Celebrates 30 Years

MEMBER NEWS: MHG INSURANCE. MHG Insurance is marking its 30th anniversary since introducing crew benefits to the marine industry. Thirty years and over tens of thousands of captains, officers, and crew insured, MHG continues to develop crew benefit plans to make the...

Could your crew be targeted through Social Engineering?

Could your crew be targeted through Social Engineering?

MEMBER NEWS: CSS PLATINUM.  2021 is predicted to see an increase in coordinated social engineering cyber-attacks. Social engineering uses information gained on an individual or organisation to build bespoke profiles and use that data for targeted attacks. Whether the...

Women in Maritime: Cathy Lane – Director, MHG Insurance

Women in Maritime: Cathy Lane – Director, MHG Insurance

As part of our "Isle of Women in Maritime" series, we continue to celebrate our Island's female maritime professionals through various features on many of the fabulous women that continue to help shape, lead and make an impact in the Isle of Man's maritime sector....

Women in Maritime: Sara Hextall – Director, OceanWeb Limited

Women in Maritime: Sara Hextall – Director, OceanWeb Limited

Following a BA (hons) degree in Humanities from the University of Hertfordshire and a Master’s Degree in HR Management from Newcastle University, Sara spent the first part of her career in maritime personnel, followed by a period in electronic engineering. In 1997...

Monies Raised for Charity at Annual Ship Registry Golf Day

Monies Raised for Charity at Annual Ship Registry Golf Day

The 12th  Annual Ship Registry Charity Golf Day will go down in history as one of the most fiercely contested, with four teams coming within a point of claiming the famous ship’s decanter trophy. While the accounts for the day are still being counted, the final sum...

“Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel.”
– August Hare