The true mark of a successful person is seen when he or she has created wealth. How one treats others after achieving success determines their true character. One person who understands the responsibilities that come with being successful is Guilherme Paulus, a Brazilian hotelier and a prominent businessman. He has built wealth from his activities in the tour industry. He co-founded a company known as CVC, the biggest tour company in Brazil. He sold part of the company to an American company known as Carlyle Group. In 2013, CVC joined the list of publicly traded companies. This business has an annual revenue collection of over $5 billion. Apart from owning the CVC, he is the founder and chairman of the GJP Hotels and Resorts.
Guilherme Paulus has not allowed his success to interfere with association with the community. He has tried as much as possible to support the community whenever necessary. He supports various needy cases across Brazil. His wish is to alleviate as many people from poverty. Apart from the thousands of people he has employed through his businesses, he contributes finances to different causes. His company supports disadvantaged children who would like to pursue a career in the tourism sector. He believes they should be given an opportunity to live like other children in the country. Multiple projects involve giving back to the community that he is currently supporting.
CVC has achieved success beyond Brazil. It is the largest tour company in Latin America. In addition, the company has partners from different sectors. There are airlines, hotels and other businesses which partner with CVC. His companies have also created job opportunities for many people locally and abroad. Guilherme Paulus has received recognition for the work he has done of making the company great. He has received various awards which recognize him for his outstanding contributions in the tour business. He has received recognition not only in Brazil but other countries such as France and the United States. Among the awards, Guilherme Paulus has received the Personality of the Year and the Entrepreneur of the Year, both from reputable organizations.