Traveling business is not for those who do not have a strong mind. This is because it does not only require an iron mind, it also involves the ability to take a risk, communicate effectively and learn fast. Her moderate status and smart look communicates her personality to you when you visit her office. It tells you she is not just a travel and tour agent but a goddess in the tourism and hospitality sector, one, who is in not in the business solely for economic gain, but with a keen passion for making people happy and fulfilling their travel and hospitality goals. Just a call to her on business line will make you smile, at least a solution to your traveling and hospitality challenge is almost solved. Duches Funmi Rotiba, the Managing Director of Special Tours Travel and Tours, an international Travel Agency that specializes in inbound and outbound tour, is someone I know who can take people anywhere in the world including “heaven and hell”!
A trained economist from the Lagos State University, Funmi started her sojourn into the business world in her early 20’s and ever since, she has never failed climbing the ladder of greatness, with outstanding success in her endeavours. With over 15 years cognate experience and genuine services in the industry, Duchess Rotiba, a fashionista has packaged travel and tour to over fifty countries of the world, making her to fulfill part of her life goal, which is touring the whole world. Her experience in the industry, no doubt, qualifies her to be an author, teacher, lecturer and even an authority whose literatures should be recommended for students of Travel, Tourism and Hospitality, both in Nigeria and abroad. Clients’ testimonies about the success stories of Special Tours’ operations are not only interesting but always encourage prospective tourists and travelers to journey through the company. Outside travel business, Duchess Rotiba is not just a caring and loving person, whose office is not just a home for some of us but an abode for travel.