“When we started, we had concerns if people would take us seriously, but little by little we’ve realized it didn’t matter how old we were. What mattered was the product,” he said.
Jorge Quintero Jr. says the thing he enjoys most about the industry is that every day brings a new job to do.
“With perishables, you start all over every day, so the job doesn’t get boring,” he said.
He’s also interested in how technology, such as cell phones and iPads, is changing the way people do business.
“Two weeks ago, I was on vacation and putting in orders while I was there. They couldn’t do that 10 years ago.”