About 250 employees attended the traditional Christmas dinner of the CJR Group, which took place last December 22.
Quinta Vila Marita,
located in Guimarães - Portugal, was the place chosen to host the traditional
Christmas dinner of CJR Group, which this year had several memorable moments.
The start of the
dinner was marked by the usual speech by the Chairman of the Board of Directors
of CJR Group, Mrs. Lourdes Freitas, who pointed out that, year after year
(despite the economic crisis) the company has overcome the various challenges
and managed to follow a path of success. Mrs. Lourdes Freitas recalled some
challenges of the past year and predict some trends for 2017.
In order to mark the
occasion, the Chairman of the Board of Directors want also to remind the
founder of the organization, Mr. Cândido José Rodrigues, noting that "he
is not physically among us but remains alive in our minds", since he was
the mentor of CJR, and their journey and dedication are the responsible ones for
the success of today.
Mrs. Lourdes Freitas,
also took the opportunity to thank the employees of the organization, stating
that they are, one by one, responsible for the success of the company. "Success
is not the work of one, or of another. Success is the work of many, and it is
the fruit of work and determination. Success is a consequence and not just an objective,
" she said.
The Christmas dinner
of CJR Group was also animated by a Portuguese musician - "Zé Miguel"
- and with the liveliness and imagination of a group of collaborators who
created some sentences dedicated to the company, employees and administration.
internationalization of the organization and the various projects that the
company embraces, some of the organization's employees were unable to attend
Christmas dinner. To fill this gap, the management of the CJR Group also
arranged a Christmas lunch.