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AcheiUSA Newspaper


816 SE 9th St., Suite E
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Tel: (954) 570-7568
Fax: (954) 419-9717



  • Esterliz Mayer-Nunes
  • Jorge Moreira Nunes
  • Al Sousa
  • Ana Paula Franco


AcheiUSA is the largest newspaper and website in the Portuguese language for the Brazilian community in Florida since October 2000.

Akerman LLP


One SE 3rd Ave., Suite 2500
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 374-5600
Fax: (305) 374-5095



  • Felipe Berer
  • Pedro Freyre
  • Daniel Jacobson
  • Burton Landy
  • Luis Perez
  • Manuel Reyna
  • Ana Estevão
  • Christine Welstead


Akerman serves clients throughout the U.S. and overseas. Our team is recognized for its market leading practices in corporate, banking, finance, bankruptcy, litigation, real estate, environmental, insurance, healthcare, taxation, and labor & employment. Akerman is one of the leading law firms in Florida representing global corporations in connection with establishing and developing their U.S. presence. We also advise multinational clients on cross-border transactions and international disputes.

American Express International Dollar CardAmEx

1450 Brickell Ave., Suite 1500
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 921-8857


  • Denise Sandkamp-Machado
  • Emil Alvarado
  • Michael Delgado
  • Wendy Santos
  • Carlos Uzcategui

The International Dollar Cards from American Express® can help you manage travel and entertainment as well as everyday spend globally. LAC International Dollar Cards are only available to individuals residing in Latin America and the Caribbean (excluding Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands).

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1111 Brickell Ave., 17th Floor
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 789-8900
Fax: (305) 789-8953
  • Daniela Fonseca Puggina
  • Steven Hadjilogiou
  • Ceci Hassan
  • Daniel Hudson
  • Stewart Kasner
  • Kimberly Prior
  • William Roppolo
  • Jennifer Wioncek 
Founded in 1949, Baker & McKenzie advises many of the world’s most dynamic and successful business organizations through our 12,000 staff in 77 offices in 47 countries. The Firm is known for its global perspective, deep understanding of the local language and culture of business, uncompromising commitment to excellence, and world-class fluency in its client service. (

Banco do Brasil Americas

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800 Brickell Ave., Suite 103
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 350-1100


  • Antonio Cassio Segura
  • Samuel Barbosa
  • Orlando Contreras
  • Edilson Baccarin
  • Angela Mota
  • Gabriela Rondanin
  • Fernando Vasconcellos

Banco do Brasil Americas is a Florida chartered commercial banking financial institution engaged in the general commercial banking business. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Banco do Brasil S.A., a Brazilian state-controlled bank. With branches located in different cities in South Florida, Banco do Brasil Americas provides financial products and services to domestic and foreign customers such as: personal and business checking, savings, and money market accounts; CDs; debit, prepaid, and credit cards; domestic and international funds transfers; a full line of residential and commercial loans.

Banco Itaú International

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200 S Biscayne Blvd., Suite 2200
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 579-9766
Fax: (305) 577-8483



  • Ana Dutra
  • Renato Haramura
  • Fred Machado
  • Ericson Reis
  • Frances Aldirch Sevilla-Sacasa
  • Fabio Cristino
  • Rogerio Souza


With headquarters in Miami, Florida, this unit offers wealth management services and a complete range of banking services and products to high net worth Latin American clients. It provides the convenience, confidentiality and variety of alternatives offered by the US financial market. The International Private Bank services are structured under Banco Itaú BBA International S.A., an investment financial institution with headquarters in Lisbon and also subsidiaries in Zurich, Nassau and Cayman.

601 Brickell Key Drive, Suite 900
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 347-4300
Fax: (305) 347-4301
  • Jorge Ortega
  • Lucia Zazueta
  • Rodrigo Castro
  • Abril Barba
  • Ramiro Prudencio

Burson-Marsteller is a leading global public relations and communications firm. It provides clients with strategic thinking and program execution across a full range of public relations, public affairs, reputation and crisis management, advertising and digital strategies. The firm's seamless worldwide network consists of 73 offices and 85 affiliate offices, together operating in 110 countries across six continents. Burson-Marsteller is a part of Young & Rubicam Group, a subsidiary of WPP, the world's leading communications services network.

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  • Ricardo Balcker
  • George Camacho
  • Lincoln Migandi
  • Rodrigo  Stegani
  • Andrea Carroll


Confiança Logistics, LLC specializes in corporate and household moves within the United States and between the U.S. and other countries. Since the beginning, Confiança has provided professional, safe and reliable moving services, working with a global network of more than 450 agents. This is why Confiança is recognized as one of the leading transportation companies in the world.



396 Alhambra Circle, Suite 750
Miami, FL 33134
Tel: (305) 269-4500
Fax: (305) 476-6572



  • Patricia Ferreiro
  • Alberto Gavazzi
  • Arianne Plasencia

Diageo is the world's leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, wine and beer categories. There brands include: Smirnoff, Johnnie Walker, Captain Morgan, Baileys, J&B, JosÈ Cuervo, Tanqueray, Navarro Correas and Guinness. Diageo is a global company (listed on both the London and New York Stock Exchanges), trading in over 180 markets around the world. We employ over 22,000 people worldwide with offices in around 80 countries.

DLA Piper LLP (US)
200 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 2500
Miami, FL 33131-5341
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  • Michael Silva
  • Ryan Coyle
  • Elaine dos Santos
  • Greg Weigand
  • Luis Sotelo
  • Craig Rasile
  • Arianne Plasencia
Leading global business law firm providing legal services in Miami, FL with offices in more than 30 countries throughout Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and the US. Lawyers in our Miami office have particular expertise advising Brazilian clients on investments in US business and real estate projects. Also, we assist US and European companies operating in Brazil through our cooperative relationship with Campos Mello Advogados, which has over 120 lawyers located in SP and RJ.

Embraer Holding, Inc.


276 SW 34th St.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Tel: (954) 359-3700
Fax: (954) 359-3701



  • Chris Appleton
  • Mariana Luz
  • David Ballof
  • Alyssa Eyck
  • Luciano Froes
  • Aloisio Lopes
  • Cinthia Pistone
  • Gary Spulak


Embraer is the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial jets up to 130 seats, and one of Brazil’s leading exporters. Embraer’s headquarters are located in São José dos Campos, São Paulo, and it has offices, industrial operations and customer service facilities in Brazil, China, France, Portugal, Singapore, and the U.S. Founded in 1969, the Company designs, develops, manufactures and sells aircraft and systems for the commercial aviation, executive aviation, and defense and security segments. It also provides after sales support and services to customers worldwide.

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3201 Collins Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33140
Tel: (305) 534-8800 

  • Larissa Pinto
  • Karin Weber
Faena Hotel Miami Beach features 169 guestrooms conceived by Alan Faena and evokes Miami’s golden age of glamour with stunning Art Deco appeal and old-world grandeur. Curated amenities, paired with genuine, graceful and attentive service enhance the guest experience on every possible level. Dedicated Experience Managers design the guest experience and the hotel’s signature Faena Butlers, available to every guestroom, are responsible for ensuring that a guest’s needs are not only met but exceeded.

Felsberg Advogados
801 Brickell Ave., Suite 900
Miami, FL 33131
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  • Thomas Felsberg
  • Claudia Maniaci
  • Evy Marques
  • Thiago Medaglia
  • Luciana Soledade
  • Fabiana Solano
  • Lorin Weisenfeld
FELSBERG ADVOGADOS is part of an exclusive group of prominent full service law firms in Brazil with significant domestic and international presence. Its solid reputation is the result of its dedication and commitment to its clients a strategy that has guided the firm’s business activities since its foundation by Thomas Felsberg in 1970.The firm’s associates possess a range of expertise in all areas of corporate law, making it a recognized and respected point of reference in the legal field.

Four Seasons Hotel & Edge Steak and Bar

FourSeasonsHotel.jpg1435 Brickell Ave.
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 358-3535
Fax: (305) 358-7758

               • Amalia Spinelli Timana
               • Andrew Miele
               • Tanja Pijifers
               • Stephanie Cardelle
               • Justina Harriott
               • Tatiana Lugo
               • Dan Normandin
               • Javier Munoz

Celebrating its 10th Anniversary this year, Four Seasons Hotel Miami is located on Brickell Avenue. Guest rooms and suites mirror the hotel’s overall updated Art Deco style. Edge, Steak & Bar offers high-quality, interesting cuts of meat, indigenous seafood and locally-sourced fruits and vegetables. A two-acre rooftop terrace features two swimming pools and a wading pool shaded by majestic palms. The hotel also features a 50,000 sq. ft. wellness floor and 15,000 sq. ft. of function space.

Intercorp International Ltd


45 Pont St.
London, England SW1X 0 BD
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 203 427-3308



  • Leonardo  Braune
  • Carolina Ribeiro
  • Bianca Zanotta
  • Daniella Peri


The Intercorp Group is a high level consulting firm specializing in Tax, Estate Planning and Fiduciary structures. Our team consists of professionals with extensive experience. We operate in a very unique way in addressing the issues of taxation, accounting, and international transactions of our clients.Once we have assisted our clients in determining their needs, our primary purpose is to facilitate and coordinate the development and implementation of the steps involved in their project.

LATAM Airlines

6500 NW 22nd St.LAT_Logo_FullColor_copy1
Miami, FL 33122
Tel: (866) 435-9526
Fax: (305) 263-6735


  • Manoel Suhet
  • Pablo Chiozza
  • Ciro Correa
  • Alexandra Garcia
  • Megan Kat Williams
  • Joseph Stone 

As part of LATAM Airlines Group, LAN and TAM are the PREMIER carriers for travelers from the United States to South America offering an unparalleled network of destination to, from, and within the region. LATAM Airlines Group provides passenger transport services to about 135 destinations in 22 countries and cargo services to about 144 destinations in 27 countries, with a fleet of 325 aircraft.

For more information about LAN or TAM, please visit or, respectively.

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801 Brickell Ave., Suite 1200
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 539-2372
Fax: (305) 539-2333


  • Eduardo Santos
  • Cati Dias
  • Cinthya Guevara

MasterCard (NYSE: MA),, is a global payments and technology company. It operates the world’s fastest payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. MasterCard’s products and solutions make everyday commerce activities, such as shopping, traveling, running a business and managing finances easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone.

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220 Alhambra Circle
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Tel: (305) 460-4024
  • Fernando Mesia       
Mercantil Bank is one of the largest banks in South Florida since 1981. Headquartered in Coral Gables, FL, with 22 Banking Centers, 15 located in South Florida, 7 in Houston, TX, & 1 loan production office in Manhattan, NY. Mercantil is committed to business in Broward County with 5 locations; Weston, Parkland, & Pembroke Pines & 2 in Fort Lauderdale. We offer a wide variety of domestic, international, personal & commercial banking services, including investment, trust, & estate planning.

Piquet Law Firm


1000 Brickell Ave., Suite 225-E
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (786) 558-8054
Fax: (786) 558-8572



  • Janini Almeida
  • Alexandre Piquet
  • Indyara Piquet


Piquet Law Firm offers legal services locally and internationally in real estate, corporate, tax, immigration, and business law. We have extensive experience assisting investors from Brazil, Latin America, and Europe who wish to establish a business, invest in real estate, and obtain work visas to live in the United States. Headquartered in Miami, and with affiliate offices in New York, Sao Paulo, and Paris our team of legal professionals is able to find the best solution and strategy to a variety of clients, custom tailored to both corporate and personal needs.

Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP


333 SE 2nd Ave., Suite 3000
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 304-5348
Fax: (813) 375-8776


• Carlos Countinho
             • Danilo Freitas
             • Guilherme Maia
             • Kenneth Ray
             • Lendel Vaz Lucas
             • Leonardo Maia
             • Monica Ohara
             • Roberta Stelkens
             • Tamara Moravia-Israel
             • Vitor Osanai

PwC focuses on audit and assurance, tax and consulting services. Our tailored solutions and global perspective will help you meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the US, Brazilian market, and beyond. PwC provides industry-focused services for public and private clients. Our experienced staff, combined with our global network, allow us to provide the support you need—wherever you need it, whatever the size of your organization. 

Rohlig Logistics LLC
10400 NW 21st St.
Doral, FL 33172
Tel: (305) 716-0884
Fax: (305) 402-0251
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        •Christian Schubert
        • Rafael Ueltschi
        • Raul Barbosa
        • Richard Labib
        • Thomas Hansen

Röhlig is an international logistics specialist that has been operating in the areas of air and sea freight, project logistics and individual logistics solutions since 1852.
Rohlig USA LLC offers logistics services and multi-modal transportation on all continents and in over 50 countries. The aim of Röhlig is to be the most trustworthy and most reliable partner of its long-term customers, and to assist them through customized solutions with the development of new logistics concepts and the opening up of new markets.

Shutts & Bowen, LLP


200 S Biscayne Blvd., Suite 4100
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: (305) 358-6300
Fax: (305) 381-9982



  • Greta Trotman
  • Bryan Wells


Shutts & Bowen is a full service business law firm with more than 270 attorneys in seven offices throughout the State of Florida. Founded in 1910, Shutts & Bowen is one of the oldest law firms in Florida with more than 30 practice areas. We offer our clients, whether local, state, national or international, a diverse and complete range of high quality and responsive legal services.