CFBACC has elected A New Board for the year 2014

Yesterday was a very important day for CFBACC – Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce, when the first Board Meeting for 2014 took place at the Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal.  The First meeting reunited the New Board of Directors and also elected the new Officers of the Chamber’s Executive Board. 

BCFBACC 2oard of Directors 2014

President: Amy Litter

Vice-President External Affairs: Laiz Rodrigues. Hotspotorlando/AboutUS Magazine

Vice-President Internal Affairs: Lis Rejane Oliveira-Sommerville- Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal

Trasurer: Eraldo Manes-Jornal B&B-Brazilian News

Secretary- Attorney Ana C. Francolin-Calandrino Law Firm.

Executive Assistant: Ademar Rodrigues

Board Directors:

Brian Paul- Orlando City  Soccer Club

Celestino De Cicco-C F realty

Claudia Johnson-New York Life

Dahlia A. Hayles- LegalShield LLC

Gaby Ortigoni-OUC The Reliable One

Lourdes Mola-Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts

Luiz Piquet-Piquet Realty

Monica Correa-Bright House Networks

Simone Kuska-The Florida Hotel and Conference Center

With a Grade A Team of powerful players in the Brazilian/American and Hispanic Community, CFBACC takes another huge step into a growth and developing plan, that started back  in 2012. Proven to be successful the Chamber has chosen 2014 to reach out even more to all Communities, and Businesses in Central Florida and Brazil.  Committees were created in order to better perform, and reach out to members and new future members.  Interns from Valencia College were accepted into CFBACC Volunteer Program.

The Committees are:

Business Development, Events & Marketing, Government Relations/Ethics and Membership.

Events & Marketing Committee Chair: Director Monica Correa

Membership Committee Chair: Director Dahlia A. Hayles

Business Development Committee Chair : Claudia Johnson

Government Relations/Ethics Committee Chair : Laiz Rodrigues

The Chamber promises another exciting year with many networking opportunities, events, lectures and new events to promote business even more. CFBACC has a strong and reliable structure that relies not only on the Trustees reputation, but also on the solid structure that worked so hard to establish.  The CFBACC Opening Event for 2014 will be a Business After Hours Hosted at the Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal on January 27th. at 6 PM, a Breakfast Lecture on February 7th,  with Joseph Low and Claudia Brito Low, Authors of “THEY DON’T SPEAK SPANISH IN BRAZIL”, books will be available for purchase and autographs. February 7th 2014, Friday at 8AM-The Florida Hotel Orlando.

The cfbacc website is, and aditional  informations can be requested by e-mail to

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