A family-owned company with local roots and global reach
We are publishers, producers, educators and strategists answering today’s business challenges with powerful media solutions in person, online and in print.
"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 launching 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 experienced and innovative teams have the depth and expertise to meet the challenges that the evolving media environment present. Visionary leadership set realistic, challenging and futuristic goals – increasing everyone’s chances for success.