Hollyhock Travel Services Ltd, U.K.

My company Hollyhock Travel Services – HTS Travel is a travel agency and tour operator business based in London. It was set up with the main aim of promoting travel to well known destinations as well as the hidden gems in Africa. Being Black British myself, I’ve seen first hand the difficulty of getting ethnic Blacks to holiday in Africa outside of them visiting the continent to see friends/families or travelling to attend funerals. Even at that, they would only […]

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Representation Plus/First PR. UK

I strongly believe the best way for Africa to become a leading tourism destination is to work together as a region in the same way the the CTO and PATA have succeeded in developing tourism in the Caribbean and Pacific Asia. We have worked with many countries across Africa helping them to develop tourism from the UK & Europe including The Gambia, Sierra Leone, Kenya, Namibia, Mozambique, Uganda, East Africa Tourism Association and Tunisia as well as private sector operators […]

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Association of National Tourist Offices and Representatives (ANTOR)

ANTOR (Association of National Tourist Offices and Representatives) is the principal lobbying organisation for the world’s tourist offices. Its UK membership comprises of national and regional tourist offices which are represented in Britain. ANTOR celebrates its 67th anniversary in 2019 with 60 members worldwide. ANTOR’s objectives include providing a fraternal forum for its members to meet and exchange ideas, to forge close relationships with all other sectors of the travel industry; to be recognised as one of the foremost advocates […]

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Greenway Media and Technical Services Limited: Olivia Greenway, U.K.

Olivia Greenway is a London-based travel journalist, established since 2008. I would like to write more about Africa and need support that is more easily accessible to do so. So far I have written about and visited South Africa (where I used to live), Kenya, Zanzibar, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Swaziland, Rwanda and Mozambique. I write for the Daily Telegraph, Metro and Daily Mail newspapers as well as for monthly magazines, trade outlets and in-flights. My work can be seen on my website and […]

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George Shaw, UK

I am a former BBC journalist, who spent many years working as a freelance travel writer. I am now a marketing consultant to tour companies and organizations. I can provide strategic planning, research, media, and marketing services. geo@avocadomedia.co.uk

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World Travel Awards: Graham Cooke, UK

Mr. Graham Cooke is the founder and president of World Travel Awards. World Travel Awards™ was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all key sectors of the travel, tourism and hospitality industries. Today, the World Travel Awards™ brand is recognised globally as the ultimate hallmark of industry excellence. World Travel Awards™ celebrates its 25th anniversary year in 2018. Its annual programme is renowned as the most prestigious and comprehensive in the global industry. Each year World Travel […]

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Carol Weaving, Reed Exhibitions South Africa

In November 2013 Reed Exhibitions, the world’s largest and most respected exhibition company and part of the RELX Group, signed a joint venture agreement with the Thebe Tourism Group and Carol to acquire a majority share in Thebe Exhibitions & Projects Group (TEPG). TEPG was renamed Thebe Reed Exhibitions and was owned 60% by Reed Exhibitions, 30% by Thebe Tourism Group, with Carol Weaving retaining 10% as Managing Director. Three years later and a desire for accelerated growth Reed bought […]

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4 Green Architecture, London, UK

We are specialists in zero-carbon sustainable green hotel design with energy efficiency, health, well-being, off-grid renewable energy supply, environmental commitment, which is one of the basic elements and absolutely needed for sustainable, responsible tourism in urban, but also in the rural areas. We have realized a number of ambitious award-winning sustainable green building projects and have been working in and with Africa since 2008. We believe in working with local partners and use local materials and resources wherever sensible and […]

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