Jose was born and raised in Bayamon, Puerto Rico and he is the older of two children. Jose serves as a Sales Manager for Sam’s Club US for Niagara Bottling, where he has spent the last four years. He served also as an International Sales Manager for Walmart and Sam’s Club business.
Previous to Niagara Bottling, Jose served a combined 23 years with Sam’s Club and Walmart. Jose’s career began in Sam’s Club PR where he worked his way up from stocker, to Sr. Buyer. From 2008 – 2010 Jose accepted the challenge of an Expatriated DMM assignment with Walmart India. In 2010 he relocated with his family to Bentonville and he spent his last five years in Walmart as Sr. Manager for Walmart International Business Development.
When Jose is not working he loves to spend time with his wife Sharon and his two children Sebastian and Isabella doing outdoor activities. Jose is an enthusiastic cyclist and rides thousands of miles every year on his road bike.
Jose has been supporter of Kendrick Fincher since 2017. Since then he joined volunteer jobs and participate in the 5K with his family.
Jose has earned a BBA in marketing from the Inter American University of Puerto Rico.
His extensive background in Operations, Merchandising, International and Business Development combined with his global assignment experience, bring additional value to Niagara Bottling, LLC.