Africa: Kumneger Teketel, tourism promoter appointed Director of Addis Ababa Convention Bureau
Founder and Managing Director of Ozzie Business and Hospitality Group, Kumneger Teketel W/Gebriel, has been appointed as the Director, Addis Ababa Convention Bureau.
The East African mice expert was appointed to lead the agency by the Addis Ababa City Administration Cabinet and Mayor of City – Excellency Eng. Takele Uma.
Excellency Eng. Takele Uma will be the first mayor to establish a convention bureau in Ethiopia.
Mr. Kumneger Teketel is one of the Leading Hospitality/ International Hotel Consultancy Firm, Hotel Show Africa – International Hospitality and Tourism Investment Tradeshow, MICE East Africa and organized over 30 related side Forums. He holds an MBA, LLB. He is an Ethiopian citizen.
“Our Short Term Plan is to Make Our Beloved City as One of the TOP Ranked City in Africa in Less than 2 Years.”
Mr. Kumneger as an active initiator of MICE industry plays his role by pushing MICE to be one of the pillars of the Economy. In relation to that, he urges the Ethiopian MICE industry stakeholders to exert due attention as it is the main key player to boost the tourism sector in Ethiopia and in African Continent.
He took the initiation with the aim of enhancing Ethiopian and East African travel and meetings industry to the next level and supporting the nation future development through economic growth, and also touristic prominence to the city with MICE advancement. To this end, Mr. Kumneger advocates the most sought after MICE industry which has a prominent role in leading Ethiopian Tourism in connection to pushing the establishment of National Convention and Visitor Bureau in Ethiopia.
His Aggressive and True Leadership made him to consult over 30 International/ Chain Hotel and Resorts Projects, which have great contributions in the country development of Hospitality Businesses.