Lagos Continental Hotel Appoints Ekene Nnabuihe Director of Sales and Marketing
The Lagos Continental Hotel has appointed the services of Ekene Nnabuihe as their new Director of Sales and Marketing. The appointment came as no surprise to those familiar with this seasoned hotel marketer.
Ekene’s Hospitality Career started with the Prestigious Grand Hotel Convention Centre and Resort Asaba (Paradise by the Niger) in 2004 immediately after his compulsory National Youth Service, and from there on, the trajectory has been very impressive. He rose to the position of Director of Sales within a decade and was co-opted as part of the pioneer sales team of the Lemeridien Ibom Hotel and Resort Uyo.
He later moved to the Tinapa Resort as Sales Manager under the management of the African Sun, a Hotel Management Group with headquarters in Harare, Zimbabwe. From there he was appointed the Director of Sales Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Abuja before moving to the Sun International as the VIP Sales Manager, West Africa Region, and was saddled with the responsibility of raising high end guest from West Africa to visit the Sun City, South Africa. From the Sun International he moved to the Best Western Plus Hotel Enugu as the General Manager; a position he held last before his recent appointment as the Director of Sales and Marketing for the Lagos Continental Hotel.
Ekene holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services from the Metropolitan School of Business and Management, Uk. He has built a career as a Hotel Marketing Expert. Specializing in major market expansion and Business Development for luxury hotels and resorts. He comes on board the Lagos Continental Hotels with wealth of experience and he is expected to consolidate the revenue base of this luxury property that stand tall amid Lagos skyline.
Join me to congratulate Ekene Nnabuihe on his recent appointment.