Hannington is a titan of the hospitality industry in East Africa. He begun his career as part of the opening team of the Safari Park hotel where he rose through the ranks before leaving to join the imperial group of hotels. He was an integral part of the opening team of every outlet in Uganda before taking up the position of group general manager. He left the group and started Riders Lounge. Riders is the premier entertainment destination in East Africa Riders now has four outset all over the region with plans for more to come