Second Brazilian Business Expo & Independence Day Celebration 2014


One more time the Brazilian Business Expo & Independence Day Celebration Happened to honor the Brazilian Independence Day and give the Brazilian Community a great event.

CFBACC has done it again, supported By its trustees, presented by Bright House and hosted by The Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal, the Expo was also highlighted by the presence of its newest trustee the Orlando Magic and The AMP Group Perfumelandand Brainscom.com, that camefrom Brazil to participate. Platinum Sponsor Booking.com and Gold Sponsor Pao Gostoso Bakery , which one more time prepared a beautiful cake for the cocktail hour.

Present at the Expo also were, CF Realty, Jornal B&B, Night Lite Pediatrics, Alexandre Law Firm, HomequoteHQ, Sonus Studios, BB&T, Pirates Dinner Adventure, The Hard Rock Hotel Daytona, ProLingo, The Brazilian Business Group, The Orlando City Soccer, The City of Orlando, Banco Brasil Americas, The Americas Franchise Group, Daszkal Bolton LLP, with Mediator Aloysio Vasconcelos, Chair at the Brazilian Business Group-Boca.

The Cutting Ribbon Ceremony was the highlight of the event, Luiz Martinez-Alicea – Multicultural Director for the City of Orlando, Commissioner Samuel B. Ings, Orange County property Appraiser Rick Singh,President Amy Litter, New President Laiz Rodrigues and all CFBACC Board of Directors were also present ( VP Lis Sommerville,Treasurer Eraldo Manes, Simone Kuska, Dahlia Hayles, Assistant Treasurer Celestino De Cicco, Legal Adviser Ana Francolin Dolney, Alexandre Felipe and Brian Paul) Pastor Wesley from New Hope Center, said the inaugural prayers, and Classic Guitarist Ricardo Filipo played the Brazilian and American national Anthems. After the ceremony The Capoeira Pelourinho Group performed with the usual success.

Not only companies from Orlando but also South Florida. The Panel organized by the Brazilian Business Group was composed by Banco Brasil Americas, Daszkal Bolton LLP, and the Americas Franchise Group. The amount of information shared was great, and deeply appreciated. Banco do Brasil Americas gave everyone the facts and news about the upcoming branch of BB Americas opening in Orlando around November this year.

The second Panel was about Orlando, The Orlando City Soccer Club President, Phil Rawlins, Orange County Property Apraiser Rick Singh, Scott Galbraith-VP programming & education at the new Sr Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, and Attorney Atila Andrade Jr. and David Fleming with International Business Advisers.

In the cultural part we were honored with the presence of artists Soco Freira, Fatima Lotfi Rice, Dora Masini, Inez Oliveira, Alberto Quintero, Julsan, Ivaldo Robles and Jai Gallery-Downtown Orlando with Specialty Art Services also brought artists 

  • James Cornetet 
  • Monte Olinger’s work 
  • Carlos Oviedo 
  • Michael Conti 

Considering the bad weather, everything was perfectly coordinated by the Catering and Event planners at the Crowne Plaza that did a wonderful job. Great cocktail hour with the presence of many community leaders. Now let’s check the pictures.