Farewell to Ambassador Carlos Gonzalez Gutierrez
Cien Amigos is proud to honor Ambassador Carlos Gonzalez Gutierrez for his years of service to the people of Northern California. We will miss him dearly and wish him great success in the city of Austin, Texas.
To honor his work in Northern California, Ambassador Gonzalez Gutierrez was feted by numerous entities and organizations in the Sacramento region. In the following days, we will be updating this page with images and details of each event and notable information.
January 26, 2015
The Sacramento Bee's Steve Magagnini wrote a story on Ambassador Gonzalez Gutierrez's departure. It is a moving piece and speaks to the tremendous amount of work during his tenure as Consul General of Mexico in Sacramento. The story can be read below:
Vida en el Valle also wrote a wonderful story about Ambassador Gonzalez Gutierrez. The story is here: Consul Gonzalez Gutierrez to leave Sacramento
February 27, 2015
Ambassador Gonzalez Gutierrez received the Key to the City from Mayor Kevin Johnson.
Here is a copy of the City Council Minutes: http://bit.ly/1zLR8j4.
February 28, 2015
Ambassador Gonzalez Gutierrez was feted by more than 300 guests gathered at the Mexican Consulate. The event was sponsored by Cien Amigos and the Mexican Cultural Center of Northern California. The event was attended by dignitaries from around the State, including retired Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso, Chair of the County Board of Supervisors Phil Serna, and many others.
February 29, 2015
Ambassador Gonzalez Gutierrez was honored by the California State Senate and the Assembly with Resolutions to honor his work.