Young entrepreneur Edmar Luiz Xavier Neto has created solutions and strategies for social development and sustainable tourism development in rural and coastal communities in Brazil and Canada for 16 years. Expert in tourism and project management, the professional, graduated in tourism in 2005, completed an MBA in project management in 2008 and, attended four years of law school (he published the first scientific article in 2016 analyzing and presenting solutions for the legal framework of tourism in Brazil). He is now studying master's degree in sustainable tourism direction and consulting.
In 2014 Edmar Xavier received the national award for merit and professional talent by the Brazilian association of tourism professionals – ABBTUR during the largest tourism event in the country. Edmar Xavier has been in Canada since 2018 and in 2020 created and executed the contingency plan and risk management related to Covid-19 in work environments in the Ontario government's wastewater, water, and organic waste industries, managing 36 employees running operations on civil maintenance, disinfection, and cleaning during the first year of the pandemic.
Barbara Muniz de Camargo is a creative and communicative young woman. She arrived in Canada in 2011 to do high school at Appleby College in Oakville, Ontario. She holds a bachelor's degree in communications from Ryerson University in Toronto since 2018 and has been engaged in professional activities in art gallery events, interior design, sustainable development, and tourism. The young woman has traveled to over 40 countries and communicates with excellence in three languages (English, Spanish and Portuguese).
The professional has worked in important art exhibitions in Ontario and was responsible for serving clients of an international luxury interior design brand in Toronto. Barbara Camargo has a unique talent that differentiates her work. Among her abilities, photography and painting stand out. She is responsible for the communication and content creation area for social media for EXA Group Canada and clients.