Below you’ll find a list of Magazines, Newspapers, and Newsletter ArticlesRobin G Coles; Author, technical writer, marketing content, articles, software, maritime, marine, industries, blog posts, Radio Interviews, Mentions, and Awards. Plus upcoming events where you can meet Robin.

Upcoming Events

To see which events I’m attending check out my events page. Otherwise, the best way to get me is either by phone or
send me a message through LinkedIn, or the chat over to your lower right. –>

Media Outlets

Ferda Farms From Oysters to Seaweed (an interview with Max Burtis) – posted online – October 10, 2023 (pdf version)

National Fisherman Magazine

Seaweed growers gather at Seagriculture USA 2023 Conference – posted online – September 20, 2023 (pdf version)

Workboat Magazine

Fire safety and wind turbines – posted online – September 30, 2023 (pdf version)

Interview with SeaTrac about their Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) – posted online – September 24, 2023 (pdf version)

Saildrone vehicles track whales around offshore wind power – posted online – September 6, 2023 (pdf version)

In Turbulent Seas, industry experts take stock at US Offshore Wind 2023 – posted online – July 19, 2023. Also featured in eNewsletter – July 20, 2023 (pdf version), Workboat +Wind issue Vol. 3, No.11 (pdf version), and September 2023 print magazine. (pdf version)

El Faro Salute Memorial Dedication – posted online under Bluewaters, News – October 12, 2022 (pdf version)

Safety concerns from LED navigation lights – February 2019, page 17 print magazine

Scuttlebutt Magazine

Travel – Boat Trailering the Great Loop – September/October 2020, page 30 (pdf version)

Family Fun – Family Fun While Boating Great Lakes Islands – July/August 2020, page 28 (pdf version) – photo credits: Jim Coburn of Coburn Associates, Madeline Island School of the Arts, Travel Wisconsin,

Navigation – VHF Radios & EPIRBS: Why You Need to Register Them – May/June 2020, page 26  (pdf version)

Sailing – Three Ways to Keep the Boat Charged and Running Smoothly: Solar, Wind & Water Generators – March/April 2020, page 40 (pdf version)

Boat Shows – Transitioning from Sail to Power – January/February 2020, page 90 (pdf version)

Smyrna Life Magazine

Cover story Meet the Herbig Family Cover Models – July/August 2014 – page 16 (pdf version)

Feature story Hammy Awards and New Season Kickoff for the Little Theatre – July/August 2014 – page 12 (pdf version)

Dick and Lilian Cuchetti Michigan Born Musicians Teach Culture to Gifted Children

Bulow Plantation Ruins Sits in Palm Coast, FL – July/August 2014 – page 28 (pdf version)

Sun and Surf Magazine

It Just Comes Natural to Chef Josh Sziranko” – October 2017

TONE (Tartan Owners Northeast). Inc., Nor’easter Newsletter

Suddenly in Command Series

~~~Suddenly in Command: Getting Ready for the New Season, Spring 2023 Nor’Easter – page 6

~~~Suddenly in Command: Practicing Man Overboard during Covid 19, Summer 2020 Nor’Easter – page 3

~~~ Suddenly in Command: Spare Parts and Tools, Winter 2020 Nor’Easter – page 3

~~~ Suddenly in Command: Check Your Emergency Equipment, Winter 2019 Nor’Easter – page 4

~~~ Suddenly in Command: Preparation is Key, Spring 2018 Nor’Easter – page 4

~~~ Suddenly in Command: Murphy’s Law, Summer 2017 Nor’Easter – page 3

~~~ Know Your Crew, Keep them Safe, Winter 2017 Nor’Easter – page 4

~~~ Five Steps to a Safer and Fun Boating Experience, Summer 2016 Nor’Easter – page 5

~~~ Suddenly in Command: Engines, Winter-Spring 2016 Nor’Easter – page 3

~~~ Suddenly in Command: Man Overboard (MOB), Fall 2015 Nor’Easter – page 4

~~~ Suddenly in Command: First Aid, Spring 2015 Nor’Easter – page 6

~~~ Suddenly in Command, Winter 2015 Nor’Easter – page 8

Outside Blog Posts

School’s in Session – Four Ideas To Teach Kids to Recycle and Throw Out the Trash – Picnic Furniture (pdf version)

5 Must-Haves Boat Rental Operators Need for Inexperienced Boat Renters – – (pdf version)


Rose Awards Honor Three Palm Coast Residents, Palm Coast Observer

Inspired Mic’ events encourage local writers, NewsJournal

Edge of Darkness movie. Mel Gibson and crew filming in Winthrop MA, Winthrop Transcript

Press Releases:

New Writing Practice Journal for Technical Writers, Winthrop, MA (pdf)

Coles Business Solutions launches new collaborative writing classes, Winthrop, MA

Boston Author and sailor participates in Fresh Book Festival, Daytona Beach, FL

Boating Author To Sell and Sign Books at Loggerhead Marina in Daytona, FL

Robin Coles and Keeping Boating Fun – airdate: March 19th

Robin G. Coles, author and owner of, will sign copies of her book “Boating Secrets: 127 Top Tips to Help You Buy and Enjoy Your Boat” in Florida’s West Coast March 12, 2013..

Boating Author Holds Book Signing in Fort Myers, FL

Boating Author Heads To Miami To Sell And Sign Books Plus Present Two Seminars at Strictly Sail Miami Boat Show

Radio Interviews:

  • Captain Bob May of Bob’s No Wake Zone Radio Show, MO
  • Barbara Jean of ProBoatRadio
  • Bob May of Bob’s No Wake Zone Radio Show, Louisville, KY
  • Captain Lou of 95.9 WATD FM NautcalTalk, Louisville, KY

Here you’ll find additional sources the Robin G Coles has been mentioned.

  • Authors Supporting the Troops (January 29, 2014)
  • Reading Recommendations Blog (January 24, 2014)
  • Press Releases and Top Spotlights (February 2013)
  • Miami Marine Towing Blog (February 2013)
  • USA Today ~ Florida’s web version (April 8, 2012)


  • Advanced Bronze Communicator Award – Toastmasters, 2015
  • Commodore Award – Pelagic Sailing Club, 2014
  • Competent Communicator Award – Toastmasters, 2013
  • Competent Leadership Award – Toastmasters 2012