Brazil prides itself in the enormous natural resource deposit, good climate, arable land, improved infrastructure system just to mention things that make Brazil a Prime location for many. According to the 2017, World Bank report, it was ranked among the 190 countries that are easy to do business in – 176th position. This is why entrepreneur, Guilherme Paulus resorted to go into business thanks to the alluring returns but this has not come easily as one would assume.
He has made a fortune and a name thanks to his determined efforts to be the best in tourism, tours, accommodation and in all aspects of hospitality. Guilherme Paulus has always had the dream to be great. He began quite humbly selling tours at the Santo Andre Street from the CVC outlet. This was a strategic location with high traffic from people seeking leisure and recreational activities. this lead to launch of other stores across the Brazilian market offering travel and tourism services.
In 2009, the company underwent another groundbreaking event as it got listed publicly to trade in the stock market. it was able to raise more capital which helped in financing its expansion strategies. Paulus is the owner of GJP Hotels and Resort. GJP hotels & Resort, comprises of other venture such Prodigy Hotel, Linx Hotels and Wish Hotels which lie in the 3-5 rating in the hospitality industry. As of 2018, CVC has over 1,200 store around the world with a labor force capacity of about 3,00 employees who share in his vision.
About Guilherme Paulus
Guilherme Paulus is a Brazilian businessman, hotelier and entrepreneur. He was born Guilherme de Jesus Paulus in 1949. Academically, he did Business Administration at the University and shortly after began an internship at IBM. He networked with many notable people in Brazil including Carlos Vicente Cerchiari who made him get interested in tourism.
His contribution in the tourism industry has been appreciated and made his name feature in the list of Forbes rich Brazilians in Tourism industry. He is the founder of CVC Brasil Operadore e Agencia, and GJP Hotels & Resort. His company hosted many visitors, fans and guest during the 2014 World Soccer Cup, the 2016 Summer Olympics among other sports tournaments.