TOURISM SUMMIT 2019
ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN TOURISM
Becoming a Tourism Promoter
With Nnenna Fakoya-Smith
ABOUT NNENNA FAKOYA-SMITH
Nnenna Fakoya-Smith, popularly known as Ajala Nene, is a Tourism Promoter who is keen on using her Travel Blog, Tour Broker skills and Tourism Business programs to promote the tourism potentials of Nigeria and Africa. She is also a Sustainable Tourism Campaigner who sees tourism as a tool for impacting the economy, environment and local communities.
She started her company, Nene-Uwa Hub Ltd, in 2017 to pursue her passion for Tourism development in Nigeria and Africa.
Nnenna was nominated for the PYNE Awards 'Rising Star of the Year (Tourism) in 2018 and 'Best Tourism Innovation Using Technology' in 2019. She was recognized as one of the 2018 'Young Tourism Personalities of the Year' by the Nigeria Tourism Awards for hosting the first ever Tourism Virtual Summit.
Her hobbies include collecting postcards, stamps, coins and banknotes; traveling and exploring cultures; sporting activities and singing. She is also an Afrocentric Enthusiast who loves to display her African roots.
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