Joesef Karim is a graduate of Tourism Management and has an MBA in Marketing. He specializes in travel business consultancy, destination management, He’s the author of the celebrated book “Travel & Tour Operations in Nigeria” published in 2013. Karim is currently engaged in providing business development services to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) in West Africa.
He previously held the Nigerian franchise for Fantasia Adventures and currently holds the franchise for Holiday Nigeria®- a foremost tourism distribution portal; delivering affordable and exciting African leisure and business tour packages.
Joesef is also the publisher of the online travel magazine – Nigeria Travel Digest and founder of Afro Tourism Expo which is endorsed by the United Nations World Tourism Organization as one of the leading programs in their International Calendar of Tourism Events (UNWTO.org).
Joesef Karim has served as Secretary of Advertising Practitioners Association Abuja Chapter (APAAC). He is a member of Institute for Tourism Professionals (ITP) where he serves as External Examiner for ITP Training Proving Centers. He is an Associate Member of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON); and is presently the Public Relations Officer – Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN).