The Entrepreneurs of Ideals awards mean a space of gratitude with the origin, gratitude with the impact that the family and the customs of the town have, in your future success in business and in life.
It is motivated by the social commitment of those entrepreneurs who have achieved success outside their hometown and recognize in the award an opportunity to promote new generations of their community of origin. In addition to awarding the prize, it seeks to consolidate an annual event that will serve as a platform to inspire entrepreneurs in Carmen de Viboral Antioquia.
The awards and the event in which they will be awarded will also serve to facilitate gratitude to the origin of many businessmen and professionals who have achieved success in other cities or outside of Colombia and cannot find a way to give back to the people what their culture has given them.
Who announces the award?
Manolo Betancur, entrepreneur of ideals and successful businessman in the bakery and pastry industry in Charlotte, North Carolina. Born in Carmen de Viboral Antioquia.
Manolo, and his bakery Manolos Latin Bakery founded in 1997, has received several awards, the most recent recognition is the “World Bread Hero USA 2021” Overall Winner by the 18 most important associations of the United States bakery industry and the IBIE International Baking Industry Exhibition.
The awards ceremony.
The award will be presented at an annual event. It will be called: Thanksgiving for my people. It will be an inspirational and educational event, which accompanies the award ceremony and allows the generosity of the attendees.
Gratitude with the origin will be told in a conference that Manolo Betancur will give at the event. There, the businessman born in El Cármen will tell the attendees about the impact that the customs of his people have had on his success in business in the United States and in building a life with purpose: recognizing and cultivating new Entrepreneurs with Ideals like him.