gCaptain Executive Team

Unofficial Networks, LLC

Captain John Konrad

Captain John Konrad is co-founder of Unofficial Networks, Editor In Chief of gCaptain, and author of the book Fire On The Horizon. He is a USCG licensed Master of Unlimited Tonnage and, since graduating from SUNY Maritime College, has sailed a variety of ships from ports around the world.

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Mike Schuler

I work as COO and Partner at gCaptain.com. Follow me on Twitter @MikeSchuler .

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Rob Almeida

Rob Almeida is partner and CMO of gCaptain.com. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1999 with a B.S in Naval Architecture and spent 6.5 years on active duty as a Surface Warfare Officer. He worked for a year as a Roughneck/Rig Manager trainee with Transocean on board the drillships Discoverer Americas and Discoverer Clear Leader.

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Phone: +1.954.850.4611
email: rob@gCaptain.com
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Editorial Staff

gCaptain Authors

Captain John Denham
John Denham is a retired USN Captain, licensed Master Mariner, former San Francisco pilot, maritime academy teacher, and author with extensive experience as a marine consultant. He is also author of The Assistant and DD 891. Articles By John
Monkey Fist
Monkey Fist is a smack-talking, potty mouthed, Yankee hating, Red Sox fan in Portland, Maine.  In addition to compiling Maritime Monday, she blogs about nautical art, history, and marine science on Adventures of the Blackgang. Submit story ideas, news links, photographs, or items of interest to her at MM@gcaptain.comArticles By Monkey Fist
Bob Couttie
Bob Couttie has written for many maritime publications including Lloyd's List International daily newspaper and Lloyd's Ship Manager magazine. His reportage on problems with ship's officer examinations in the late 1990s influenced the adoption of computerized examinations for ship officers. Bob's current work, Maritime Accident Casebook, is the leading site on maritime incident analysis and prevention. Articles By Bob
Captain Ben Dinsmore
Captain Ben Dinsmore is a professional mariner proudly sailing as master on a large oil exploration and research vessel (drillship) in the US Gulf of Mexico. He enjoys speaking about maritime safety and operational efficiency and shares his insights openly on his personal blog The Maritime Site. Articles By Ben
Max Hardberger
Max Hardberger is an American adventurer, ship captain, aviator, ship recovery specialist, admiralty lawyer and author of maritime fiction and non-fiction novels. Articles By Max
Mario Vittone
Mario Vittone has twenty years of combined military service in the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. His writing on maritime safety has appeared in countless maritime and military magazines. He is currently writing a book and has lectured extensively on topics ranging from leadership to sea survival and immersion hypothermia. Articles By Mario

Content Partners

Organizational Authors

Fathom Shipping
Fathom CTech is an online maritime eco-efficiency knowledge hub, and the only place you can find independent, critical analysis of the hundreds of fuel and emissions savings technologies and the companies providing them.
Lloyd's Register
Since 1760, Lloyd's Register has worked to enhance the safety of life, property and the environment, at sea, on land and in the air, helping its clients to ensure safe, responsible and sustainable supply chains. Lloyd's Register is a member of the International Association of Classification Societies. Articles By Lloyd's Register

Event Partners

Maritime & Offshore Events

Fathom Shipping
Fathom CTech is an online maritime eco-efficiency knowledge hub, and the only place you can find independent, critical analysis of the hundreds of fuel and emissions savings technologies and the companies providing them.

A Thanks

We would like to thank all of our readers, contributors and sponsors for their support and involvement over the last few years. If you have any comment, questions or concerns please feel free to contact us anytime!

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