Musician, TV personality and Idols host Tebogo Thekisho, better known as ProVerb, has seen his career take off in the realm of travel and aviation as the newly appointed board member of Australian-based, international travel company Flight Centre.
A statement released by the travel group read: “Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) South Africa has appointed Tebogo Thekisho, better known as entertainer extraordinaire ProVerb, to its FCM Travel Solutions and FCTG Corporate boards as a non-executive director.”
The giant travel retailer offers affordable domestic and international flights, hotel accommodation, holiday packages, cruises, ski holidays and travel insurance.
Speaking to MSN.com, ProVerb shared his love for travel and details of a chance meeting with Flight Centre MD Andrew Stark that led to an alignment of minds and a common vision. “As an avid traveller myself, I had the privilege of meeting Andrew and after engaging with him about my passion for travel and exchanging some business ideas, there was an immediate connection. We both identified the great opportunity to work together and the potential value I could bring from my experience in entertainment and as an entrepreneur. After a series of meetings with the team and sharing my value proposition and desire to venture into business, all was signed and sealed.”
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The new director went on to say that he aims to learn as much as he can about the sector and bring together the worlds of entertainment and travel.