After graduation and taking up IATA/UFTAA correspondence course from Geneva, our CEO started the first travel & tourism institute in our state Karnataka by name: Karnataka Institute of Airlines and Travel Agency (popularly known as KIATA) having its head office in Bangalore and branch offices in Mangalore, Secunderabad, Cochin, and Calicut, ran successfully from 1982 till 1988 training more than 4000 students, of whom many were placed successfully with travel agencies, airlines in India and abroad and some started their travel agencies.
Following the successful stint with the institute, started working with travel agencies and GSA-Stic Travels. Also was a consultant for establishing three travel agencies in Bangalore.
Based on the principles laid out by the CEO, who has extensive knowledge of the workings of a travel agency, Designer Destinations was born in the year 2001.
Since then, the company has been a part of thousands of peoples’ travel moments by providing a complete array of travel-related services & experiences.
The growth of the company has been exponential, year after year, due to the “quality-sans-compromise” policy.
Our CEO is also an active member of the following tourism organization and social organizations, They are :
ETAA – Enterprising Travel Agents Association.
SIGTOA – South India Global Tour Operators Association.
SKAL Club – Sundheit Karlek Ålder Lyka.
FKCCI – Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industries.
RBS – Rotary Bangalore Sahakaranagar.
SC – Sadashivanagar Club.