José Auriemo Neto is a renowned Brazilian real estate executive who serves as the chief executive officer (CEO) and chairman of JHSF Participacoes SA. His involvement in the company dates back to 1993 when he started the company’s services and further created a parking lot management system in 1997. JHSF Participacoes has been involved in the development of both residential and commercial buildings in Brazil and has extended its services to Uruguay and the United States. In 1998 José Auriemo Neto founded the shopping mall department of the company when he acquired the development rights of Shopping Santa Cruz. Neto was solely responsible for its implementation and management.
Mr. Neto has served in the capacities of a member of the board of executive officers, director and member of JHSF Participacoes before becoming the CEO and Chairman. He attended FASE for a course in business administration, as well as Fundação Armando Álvares for a semi-engineering course. Neto has been instrumental in supervising the company’s prospects in public development, hotels, and office properties. This has been recorded in various partnerships such as those with Jimmy Choo and Hermes in the Cidade Jardim shopping complex that led to these luxurious brands opening retail outlets in the complex. Also, José Auriemo Neto started a partnership with Valentino in 2012 that led to the company’s inaugural stores in Brazil.
Through his efforts, there has been a lot of mixed urban developments in Brazil such as the Bela Vista in Salvador that consists of a shopping center, housing towers, and a school. Other JHSF developments are in Sao Paulo and Ponta Negra shopping center in Manaus. One of the key properties that can boast of is the 12 million square meters luxurious residential Fazenda Boa Vista condominium. It is the most exquisite condominium in Brazil. José Auriemo Neto efforts have seen the company develop and register growth evidenced by its entry into the stock market.
Attraction to the sciences at adolescence, a father who was a dentist by profession, a mother who worked as a professional nurse, are believed by Jennifer Walden to be the factors that led her to choose medicine as a vocation. She observed the work ethic from her parents and the continued administration of care.
She received her bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Texas, Austin; her medical doctorate is from the University of Texas at Galveston. Shortly thereafter, Jennifer Walden moved to New York where she received training in aesthetic plastic surgery. She worked under the supervision of well regarded plastic surgeon, Sherrell Aston for a few years prior to returning to her native Austin, Texas. On returning to Austin, Jennifer Walden took some personal time to become a mother and start a family having twin sons. During this time, Walden hired an au pair full-time to assist in nurturing and raising her sons so she could return to her profession.
The team approach to treatment is a vital necessity to Dr. Walden. She feels patients are empowered and validated when given choice regarding procedure, and the 16 staff who work with her know the importance of providing a supportive, comfortable non-judgmental treatment environment. As the metro area accommodate an aging workforce that are highly educated and professional, there is a market for cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Walden is a minority offering aesthetic plastic surgery, and also in being female in a highly male dominated field. Her practice also offers surgical procedures for nose, face, genitalia, and the entire body.
Dr. Walden admits there are obstacles in personal and professional life. These are best addressed by working harder or finding new strategies to overcome them. She also credits those who have mentored her in helping her achieve her current station in life. Moreover, giving back to the community is equally important. In addition to giving constant attention to her practice, Dr. Walden serves on civic boards and professionally with boards including The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Walden spends her free time between service work and family, but subsequently exhibits a fulfilling life.