Nancy Sam Quartey: Top 100 Tourism Personalities in West Africa – Winner
Nancy Sam Quartey is Chief Executive Officer of Staple Travel and Tours, Ghana. She is currently the President of the Tour Operators Union of Ghana from; a position she has held for two term since 2013 and will be through to 2018. Nancy Sam Quartey is also the Financial Director for the Ghana Tourism Federation from 2013 – 2015 and 2016 – 2018. And she is also an Honorary Tourism Ambassador for Zimbabwe in West Africa, Ghana by (ZTA) Zimbabwe Tourism Authority. Madam Nancy, as she is fondly called, is currently doing her Executive Masters in Tourism (University of Cape Coast) (2015-2017). She also attended Ghana Institute of Management Certificate in Women and Management. Ghana Institute of Management and Professional Studies(GIMPA) (2001-2002). In 1992, she obtained a Certificate in Tourism from Midwestern University Consortium for Int. activity, before she bagged another Certificate in Tourism Development & Marketing Training (USAID) (2004). Nancy is a has a Skill Training Certificate in Applied Suicide Intervention from Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri USA (2003) and also a Certificate in Alcohol & Drug Abuse Training in Marriage Enrichment Domestic Violence Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri USA (2003). Nancy has done various works in tour operations and and travel promotion which include the coordination and management of the guided building tour teams, the management of commercial department responsible for the exploitation of Ghana and Zimbabwe facilities, either for private or corporate, among so many too numerous to mention.