Stella Fubara-Obinwa the Director, International Operations (Africa Market) for Dubai Tourism has been named as the Travel Personality of the Year for West Africa at the Accra Weizo event held at La Palm Royal Beach Hotel in Ghana.
An accomplished leader in business and finance management, Stella has over two decades of impressive executive management.
Balancing being a mother of four with a blooming career, she demonstrates effective management capabilities in areas of finance, forecasting, marketing strategy, product/business development and policy formulation.
The Top 100 Travel and Tourism Personalities in West Africa, which Stella Obinwa was also a part of, were honoured at the 3-day event.
Leading travel promoters in Nigeria and Ghana equally emerged winners of the award, among whom are Uloma Egbuna, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Tour Brokers International; Simon Grindrod, the General Manager of The Wheatbaker Lagos; Dr. Michael Pinder, Group General Manager, Sun Heaven Hotels and Resorts; and Lehlohonolo Hloni Pitso, the Regional Manager, West Africa for South African Tourism’s regional Africa office based in Lagos.