Hope Obeten, is a certified M.I.C.E (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibition) marketing professional with season experience in hosting high profile Pan-African events. A member of the International Convention and Conference Association, ICCA with Headquarters in Netherlands. His vision for the Meetings industry in Nigeria is to position Calabar as a destination of choice for MICE in West Africa sub-region.
He’s also the CEO/Founder of CalabarBlog.Com, A digital guide about everything Calabar with well crafted and insightful stories focus on Destination marketing, travel tourism and lifestyle, attracting a global audience. In 2017, Hope Obeten was named as one of Cross River Future Leaders to Watch during the Cross River at 50 anniversary celebrations. He’s an awardee of the Mary Slessor Award of Excellence by the Cross River Young Political Leaders Forum. He was also named the Safari Award Online Media Personality of the Year 2017. For more information: www.calabarblog.com