Riviera – Communication – Kevin Tester: former editor-in-chief of Marine Electronics & Communications
Everybody at Riviera Maritime Media may be very sorry to listen to of the passing of our pal and former colleague, Kevin Tester.
After a brief battle with most cancers, Kevin handed away peacefully on Friday morning, along with his household by his aspect.
Kevin was fluent in Japanese and commenced his maritime profession as a public relations officer with the Japan Overseas Commerce Group in London, earlier than establishing himself as an excellent author within the fields of maritime electronics, digitization and regulatory compliance. Starting in 2005, Kevin held editorial and modifying positions with a number of main maritime publishers, together with IMarEST and Riviera the place he was editor-in-chief of our Marine electronics and communications journal from October 2007 to January 2010.
From 2016 Kevin pursued a contract profession, working as a advisor for IMarEST and becoming a member of the JLA Media workforce as a author, the place his insightful contributions have been extremely regarded by shoppers akin to ClassNK, Wallem, ABB, GTMaritime and One Sea.
Kevin was a well-known and revered particular person within the marine trade who shall be sorely missed.
For these wishing to make a commemorative contribution, the household urged that the next could possibly be thought-about:
Our ideas and prayers are with Kevin’s household.