The Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce was more than honored to receive all her guests, members and Directors to celebrate the 190 years of Brazilian Independence. As Mayor Buddy Dyer representative Luis Martinez-Alicea proclaimed the 7th of September 2012 , Brazilian Independence Day, in a certified proclamation document signed by the Mayor honoring all of us.
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs representative Zorayda Velasco, also emphasized the great importance of having a Latin background, and how we all as a Nation carry proudly our civil holidays, manifesting with joy a loud VIVA BRAZIL !
It has been for the Chamber a long journey with many years promoting business in the Community but never, so socially close to all the people in it. For this evening, besides the pleasure of gather all our close friends together, we also had a great part of the Brazilian Community, and also many highlights like, Piquet Realty, Florida Connexion, Perfumeland, Sotheby’s International Realty, Brazil Vacations, Florida Link, Main Street Realty, Four Points by Sheraton, City of Orlando, Orange County, P Fudge & Associates, Remax, Extra Parts LLC., Stirling, Harry Pecunia Jr., Imoveis em Orlando, B&B Newspaper, Fields, CNL Bank, MMLyra Advogados, Mary2Go, Edward Jones, Branner Real Estate, Fidelity, Stratigi Partners, Escape&Renew Spa, Realty Group, University of Florida, Gazeta Brazilian News, BJK Cleaning Service, Treasure Tavern, Roger Pellin, BrazilUSA Magazine, Alternative Medical Providers P.A., PlanetTour, Bob’s Potatoes, Innovations, Perfumeland, Dominium Realty, Ares Real Estate, Batterby’s Art Auction Gallery, Caldwell Bankers, ACM Home Loans, SynComm Real Estate, HotspotOrlando/AboutUS Magazine, Globo International, Br TV, Capri Contractors, Rollins College CrummerMBA Program, WiseUP English School,TAM Airlines, Silzer Law Chartered, New Hope Assistance Center, New York Life, Nossa Gente Newspaper, Rotary Club Brazil-Orlando, Valencia Community College with Professor Richard Samsone and his Portuguese Students, Costa Brasil Travel, 1001 Transportation, Sports Authority, and many more.
The event sponsor was New York Life, and prize sponsors were, Perfumeland, Camila’s Restaurant, Vittorio’s restaurant, Nelore Stakehouse, Fogo de Chao Steakhouse, HotspotOrlando/AboutUS Magazine, Jornal Nossa Gente, Innovations, and Escape&Renew Spa, and Banda BRa, they all gave with beautiful prizes drawn during the event. All we can say is great moments , moments worth celebrate, and more networking opportunities.
Artist Soco Freire performed live painting and had her art exposed and prized to one of the guests. The music was performed by Banda BRa, that gave us a great performance all night with a mix of Bossa Nova, and Rock POP.
The National And Brazilian Anthem were performed by the New Hope Children Choir, a great moment, and a reminder of how important is the presence of God’s children in our lives. It was a true bless.
The Catering was Crowne Plaza Hotel, that graced us with excellent service and food, our deepest thanks to the Brazilian Government that allowed us the use of their hotel and also to Lis Rejane C. de Oliveira for her dedication. The excellent delicious cake was gifted to us by Pao Gostoso. Let’s check the pictures!