Guilherme Paulus was recently honored to receive the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in his home country of Brazil. This award comes after a very lucrative career working in the tourism industry. Guilherme stated upon accepting the award that there were many people who helped him along his way and he thanked them for having faith in him. He was humbled at the presentation which was attended by many members of his family. There were also many prestigious guests in attendance who have seen how Guilherme Paulus has changed the face of the tourism industry over the years.
When Guilherme Paulus graduated from college, he used his degree to get jobs in the field in which he would eventually gain his notoriety from. He began his company, CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A., at the age of 24 and soon it became one of the largest tour operators in the country. He arranged luxury vacation packages for visitors which included the best hotels in the area. However, he saw there was a lack of top quality accommodations throughout the country and set out to change that. View Guilherme Paulus’ profile at Linkedin
When word came out that the country was in negotiations to host the Olympic Games, Guilherme knew that there would be a great need for better hotels in the airport areas. His company soon increased their business many times over when they started the process of building these hotels. Guilherme Paulus has worked diligently to bring the tourism industry in Brazil up to the highest standards and they have seen a great increase in this area. Working with the government, Guilherme Paulus has arranged for many tourism excursions to the country.
Guilherme has been asked to speak at many engagements throughout the country and in other parts of the world as well. He lets people know how they can also increase their tourism industry and what is needed to become a great destination for travelers. His experience and knowledge in this business has brought him much acclaim from his peers. He continues to look at other ways of increasing his own business as well.