Friday, November 15, 2013
THE EMERGE OF ZAINAB ANSELL AND HER HUMANITARIAN SUPPORTS UNDER ZARA CHARITY:
Sheer determination to succeed made Zainab Ansell to be the woman she is today, a successful business woman and she has an award to prove that. Last year she received an a Ward for Business Entrepreneur of the year for running a successful tour operating company, managing 950 employees.
Zainab founded Zara Tours in 1987 in Moshi. Her company started offering climbs to Mount Meru and Mount Kilimanjaro, as well as safaris to the national parks. Today, Zara is one of the largest Kilimanjaro outfitter and one of the largest safari operators. It also operates two hotels and four tented camps, as well as offering trips to Zanzibar.
What makes this tour operator different from the rest is that it has a record 88 registered guides who are conversant in English, German and Spanish languages. Zara entered into the hospitality industry in 2000 when Zainab and her husband, Roger, opened the Springlands Hotel in Moshi, named after the nearby crystal clear springs. Read More