17 years with UTB 2004 Ltd and 40 plus, cities visited..
I joined Uganda Travel Bureau 2004 Ltd in 2004 bringing on board 12 years of travel Industry expertise and experience. My first months with the Company where very challenging, having to streamline, Business processes and Daily working procedures, which didn’t go well with a few colleagues, but gradually, all come to fall in place. My colleagues are a wonderful Team that have become a Family, in a healthy working environment.
I was offered an opportunity to handle Uganda Rotary Groups Traveling for Annual Rotary Conferences and Conventions and this gave me a chance to defend my Classification, as a Rotarian. This has created a wonderful relationship between UTB 2004Ltd and Rotary Fraternity in Uganda and an exposure for me, to travel and visit wonderful Cities: Honolulu, New Orleans, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago Des Moines, Atlanta, Savannah, Miami, Orlando, New York, Boston, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Niagara Falls, Havana, Great Stirrup Cay in Bahamas, Sao Paulo, Rio De Janeiro, Amsterdam, London, Birmingham, Doha, Dubai, Istanbul, Addis Ababa, Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Arusha, Dar Es Salaam, Kigali, Jo ’Burg, Bangkok,, Hong Kong, Seoul, Brisbane, Sydney…the list snakes on.The card would be taken to the respective airline , and a Telex message would be sent to their respective airline headquarters and be processed. The earliest the Reservation Confirmation would take like a day and a half. The Agent had to fill in a form showing the Itinerary and the fare would be taken to the Bank of Uganda for approval in Uganda Shillings.