The Hotel and Personal Services Employers’ Association of Nigeria (HOPESEA) has been representing the hotel, restaurant and catering industry for about 31 years.
The Association exists to ensure that the views of the Nigerian hospitality industry are represented in a forceful, coherent and co-ordinated way to government and policy makers in Nigeria and internationally, in order that its members' businesses can flourish.
The Hotel and Personal Services Employers’ Association of Nigeria (HOPESEA) was established in 1978 under the provisions of the Trade Unions Act of 1973 as amended by the Trade Union Act No 22 of 1978.
It has evolved through the years as a uniting front for hundreds of leading Hotels and Restaurants in Nigeria, serving as the only national organization dedicated to serving the interests of hoteliers on the front line, behind the scenes, and in Government Executive & Legislative Houses to create a favourable framework for the hospitality industry to prosper.
Many more Hospitality Business owners / Employers are teaming up with the Association daily on realising the need to present a united front to government with our expansive network of top-level industry professionals we urge you to explore our Website to see why we've been the leading voice of the hospitality industry in Nigeria over the years.
Serving the hospitality industry for over a quarter of a century, HOPESEA is the sole national association representing all sectors and stakeholders in the industry, including individual Restaurant / Hotel property members, Restaurant / Hotel companies and moving on to very soon incorporate industry suppliers.
Headquartered in Lagos HOPESEA provides members with national advocacy in the National Assembly and States Houses of Assembly, public relations and image management, education, research and information, and other value-added services to ensure a positive business climate for the hotel / restaurant / industrial catering industry.
In addition, HOPESEA is integrated all over the country with geographical and State Branches to provide local representation and take membership benefits to the grassroots.