Our team

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Photo: team and tour guides in the 2017 celebration.

 

Bibiana Antoniacomi – Director | bibiana@specialparana.com

Bibiana was born in Curitiba and lived in Caracas/Venezuela as an exchange student in 1993/1994, graduated in Tourism at Universidade Federal do Paraná in 1997 and specialized in Tourism Management at ESADE in Barcelona/Spain.

While studying, she worked in an advertising agency, as an events hostess and afterwards in marketing in a local hotel chain. After Spain, she lived in Germany for over 7 years, working in hotels, incoming agencies and for a specialized tour operator, organizing tours for individuals, groups and incentive trips. But she wanted to come back to Curitiba for a while. In the beginning of 2007 it was so far! Since then she has managed her company and enjoys being back in her hometown. For her, Paraná is a region with many faces to be discovered over and over again. She speaks Portuguese, English, German, Spanish and French. Bibiana is also a Trainer 8Ps, speaker and business coach.

 

Lilian Carvalho Baraus – coordinator | lilian@specialparana.com

Lilian is from Curitiba as well and graduated on Tourism at PUC-PR in 2012. She spent a season in Ireland to learn English and worked 5 years at an incoming travel agency before joining our team. She knows our region very well and gets many compliments of our clients. Lilian is in charge of travel agencies, companies and groups. As coordinator she is always checking the services, so our clients get the best experience.  She loves to read about several themes and is fascinated about history. She speaks Portuguese, studies English and History.

 

Andgella Tognato – operational | andgella@specialparana.com

Andgella is from Curitiba and graduated on Tourismo 2017 at PUC-PR. She spent 6 months in Dublin studying English and worked in a hotel, tour operator and travel agency before starting here. Andgella is in charge of individual bookings and small groups and answers our clients at Whatsapp and social medias during the office hours. She speaks Portuguese and English.

 

Raquel Araújo – operational | raquel@specialparana.com

Raquel was born in Brasília and lived in several cities in Brazil before choosing Curitiba. She is in charge of individual bookings and small groups in our website. Raquel studieded Tourism and is currently making a formation on Human Resources Management. She speaks Portuguese and English.

 

Patricia Roberta Batista – educational tours | patricia@specialparana.com 

Patricia is a very experienced tour guide and has joined our team to work with educational tours. She is in charge of organizing tours from schools, colleges and universities. She worked as tour guide many years, in the commercial department of travel agencies and in restaurants.

 

Caroline Kwasnicki  – free-lance marketing

Caroline was born in Curitiba and studied Institutional Communication at UTFPR and post-graduated on Marketing at Universidade Positivo. She worked with us during 5 years and now helps us now and then with our website and Instagram. Besides marketing, Caroline loves photography. She speaks Portuguese and English . Besides the communication area she loves photography, speaks Portuguese and English, photographs in her spare time and loves to travel.

 

Besides our office team, we have guides in several languages. All guides are very good, well educated and ready to welcome you in Curitiba. Know some of them in this vídeo: