A family-owned company with local roots and global reach
We are publishers and producers of powerful media solutions that efficiently and effectively drive commerce within the industries we serve.
"We are inspired by Diversified's heritage and future."
As a privately held, third generation family-owned business, established in 1949, Diversified Communications is uniquely positioned to meet the challenges of today's rapidly changing communications industry.
Formed in the USA, entered the radio business
Horace Hildreth Sr., the former governor of Maine, president of Bucknell University and U.S. ambassador to Pakistan, purchased the license for WABI-AM in Bangor, Maine USA.
Entered the TV business, launching WABI-TV. WABI-TV was the first television station in Maine signing-on January 25, 1953 and aired an analog signal on VHF channel 5.
Trade Show and Publications
Entered the trade show and publications businesses, acquiring FISH EXPO Boston and National Fisherman magazine.
Extended the business to digital, launching Fish eNews, an eNewsletter for the fishing industry.
Entered the Australia market, acquiring Australian Exhibition Services.
Canada & UK
Formed DBC Canada and acquired Full Moon Communications in the United Kingdom.
Established a division in Hong Kong acquiring an equity stake in Asia Business Events.
Grew US operations and healthcare portfolio acquiring Pri-Med and forming a new division in Boston, MA, USA.
Entered the Singapore marketplace, acquiring HRM Asia.
Our engaged and supportive leadership team is committed to increasing everyone’s chances for success. Through their visionary and thoughtful approach, they cultivate talented and empowered product and operational teams that develop exceptionally effective products and services.