The mayor, Emilio Fernández, highlights that the local businessman and the World Ice Cream Runner “takes the name of our town wherever it goes”
Redován 05/10/2018. The municipality of Redován will pay tribute on October 9 to one of its most internationally known neighbors, the pastry chef José Manuel Marcos Candela, who will be named Favorite Son of the town. The mayor, Emilio Fernández, stressed that Marcos Candela “has amply demonstrated his entrepreneurial character through his business”, while he recalled that the young chef is the World Ice Cream Runner “and bears the name of the municipality where goes”.
The appointment of Favorite Son will take place next Tuesday, Day of the Valencian Community, in an act that will be celebrated in the City council to twelve of the noon in which also the Valencian flag will be hoisted and the regional anthem will be listened to. From there, José Manuel Marcos will write in the Book of Honor of the Redovanense Consistory and receive the Gold Shield of the town.
José Manuel Marcos is chef at Valhorna, a French luxury chocolate house and one of the most outstanding pastry chefs in the Spanish scene in recent years. To his pastry shop Crunchy joined in 2018 Gelateria, two establishments in the center of Redován.
The plenary hall of the City Council of Redován hosted last Sunday the act of distinction as a working woman 2018, which this year has fallen to Trini Fuentes Marcos, a local businesswoman. The act was attended by family and friends who did not want to miss this emotional day that every year recognizes, on the part of the Consistorio redovanense, the working women of the municipality.
The winner had words of thanks to the City Council and highlighted the figure of women in all areas. He thanked his appointment to the government team, the mayor and all the people who thought about it. He also said that he is representing #Tantasquesomos and all the women of Redován. Also one of his children intervened, who highlighted the figure of his mother.
For his part, the mayor, Emilio Fernández, recognized Trini Fuentes as a hardworking woman and represents the daily effort of the women from Redova. The mayor of Social Welfare and Women, Nely Ruiz, said in his speech that “we recognize the personal and career path of a woman aware and sensitized to equality and that is a benchmark in whom to look and follow, a model of tenacity and struggle” . The councilor highlighted the work of Trini Fuentes made over the years and about the business that she managed to set up in the municipality and which has been dedicated to flowers for 15 years. “Faithful, loyal, collaborative and very participative, you can always count on her and I want to thank you for your willingness and willingness to help,” said Ruiz.
The plenary room was decorated with yellow, orange and red tulips. Trini Fuentes explained during his speech, that they intended to pay tribute to women, since the tulip is a flower that always grows even if cut. In this way the protagonist of the day highlighted the figure of women as fighters and workers. Once the act was over, all the women present took a tulip as a souvenir.