Omolara Adagunodo, an experienced Country Manager for Jumia Travels, with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality industry, has been listed as one of the Top 100 Tourism Personalities in Nigeria.
The listing of the Top 100 Tourism Personalities in Nigeria by Travellers Magazine is historic and an effort to cast in gold the faces of the people who are behind the great effort and deep sacrifices in promoting tourism in Nigeria despite the harsh conditions they operate within the tourism landscape in Nigeria. Travellers Magazine is the first travel magazine in West Africa, remaining consistent in its publications for over 22 years.
Top 100 Tourism Personalities in Nigeria in which Omolara Adagunodo has been enlisted was set up to recognize individuals who have distinguished themselves as foremost and outstanding drivers in the travel and tourism industry in Nigeria; and through their efforts and or that of their organizations have impacted positively on the travel and tourism sector in Nigeria, stimulating and helping to achieve the country’s tourism goals and forging interactions among stakeholders and customers across the country.
This is the second edition. In 1999 Travellers Magazine published its first Compilation of the Nigerian Top 100 Tourism Club. Almost two decades later the list needs to be updated.
Adagunodo is skilled in negotiation, sales, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Market Research, and Management.
She is a strong sales professional with a Master of Science (MSc) focused in Management from The Manchester Metropolitan University. She has worked previously with Guaranty Trust Bank and British Gas.