Tony Ofungi (B.A Hons.Social Sciences Makerere University Kampala)
Diploma Tourism Management:Schoss Klessheim ,Salzburg, Diploma Conservation Management U.S.A.
Tony has second-generation experience in the tourism industry with public and private sector experience.
Experience includes opening staff at Uganda Tourism Board in 1995 with managing international exhibitions from ITB Berlin, WTM London to BIT Milan. Also served as Editor for Tourism Uganda Newsletter
Opening Team Disney’s Animal Kingdom 1998 served as game spotting guide at ‘Kilimanjaro Safaris’ also stint with Disney Cruiselines
Destination Management Company with Maleng Travel since 2010 t date
Correspondent/Ambassador for E-Turbo News for several years
With Public-Private experience of 25 years plus I have developed the skill-set to share my experience with peers and apprentices in the industry from interns from University to startups, advocacy groups for the environment and fair trade
I constantly keep tabs with the latest developments in the tourism industry as a correspondent for ETN Tourism news I am able to disseminate the news to a global network
Memberships with Association of Uganda Tour Operators, Association (AUTO)for Conservation of Bugoma Forest, Uganda Safari guides Association, International Coalition for Tourism Partners (ICTP)have augmented my profile as an individual who lives and breathes tourism as a business and as a passion
(I would be happy to pay as soon as we recover from the hardship that COVID 19 pandemics has blemished upon us )