BAYAMÓN, PR -- Jatniel Vázquez-Álvarez knows all too well the importance of hard work and the immeasurable value of family.
At 28, he has already dedicated almost half a lifetime to building a career, an enterprise and a better quality of life for those he loves.
Barely 15 years old, Jatniel began working as a refrigeration technician’s assistant at his father’s business in Bayamón, Puerto Rico, where he not only learned the trade but also all operational aspects of a business. His skill led him to graduate from the Tomás Ongay Vocational High School with a certificate in refrigeration. About the same time Jatniel was completing his education, his father’s business took a downturn, and financial hardship settled upon the family. Jatniel then found a job working the night shift as refrigeration technician at a multinational pharmaceutical company with operations in Fajardo, a town on the island’s east coast.
A couple of years later, however,... Read More