After opening the Speaker of the House, Daniel Nepomuceno took the lead of the meeting saying it was “a great honor” honor Ricardo Guimarães, for being “one of the entrepreneurs who invests most in sport in Brazil,” and also for ” support and help ” this He provided you in your career.
Léo Bourgeois recalled that in 2004 Guimarães was awarded the Grand Collar of the Legislative Merit and declared his satisfaction “reopen the doors of this house” to honor the entrepreneur, this time on an individual basis. The parliamentarian also stressed the work done for the sake of the sport and recalled its passage as president of Clube Atlético Mineiro from 2001 to 2006, when “saneou the team’s finances” and was responsible for the construction of the Training Center of “Rooster” considered one of the best equipped in the country.
State Representative Fred Costa highlighted the “broad curriculum” of the honoree, “the national sport patron” since, in addition to football; Guimarães also invests in gymnastics, tennis and volleyball. According to Costa, for the entrepreneur “sponsor is to contribute to the social development of the country.” The MP also stressed the Guimarães investments in Whale Hospital and St. Vincent de Paul Foundation.
Anastasia representing the governor, Alberto Pinto Coelho deputy governor declared that “this well-deserved tribute crown the saga of an important family, committed to the development of the sport.” Then the chairman of the House did reading the terms diploma and handed it to the honored along with Daniel Nepomuceno, who Fred Costa also gave Ricardo Guimarães a plate.
Ricardo Guimarães thanked “kindness” Alderman Daniel Nepomuceno and said that in Belo Horizonte are their family and professional roots. He said he was honored to be able to keep the tradition started by his grandfather and said the BMG is the bank that most invests in sports and athletes activities.
The businessman stressed the state capital as “test market for any business segment,” information that the speaker said “able to confirm through consolidated activities by BMG and exported to other states.”
Also present were the father of the honoree , Flávio Guimarães Pentagna , son Flávio Guimarães Neto Pentagna and Angela Guimarães; President of the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Diniz Pinheiro ; the Municipal Secretary of Finance, José Afonso da Silva Bicalho Beltrao , represented the mayor Marcio Lacerda ; Congressman Wellington Prado ; Judge Jose Marcos Rodrigues Vieira; the Secretary of State of Government , Danilo de Castro; Luiz Otavio ‘ Ziza ‘ Valadares ; the state representative Luzia Ferreira; the state representative Savio Souza Cruz ; Deputy CEO of National School of Magistrates , Judge Jose Nepomuceno da Silva , representing the Association of Brazilian Magistrates .
Ricardo Guimarães serves as President of BMG. In addition to his current position, he is also the owner. His professional life also grants him time to serve on the Member of the Board of Councilors of Banco BMG S.G.