WE ARE A FAMILY
We are a family group with different companies in the agricultural
business, being coffee and cattle the driving sector for the
Our organization has 461 employees which are workers all year
round involved in the business.
The family members are very active in the organization. Here
is a bit of what we do.
• Ernesto Garcés: The creator, owner and general
manager of the business, the deal maker and the important
piece for the company growth and prosperity. He is being married
to Isabel Lema for 45 years, they have 5 kids, 4 of them working
in the organization.
• Marta Garcés: She is the company key of success.
She is the assistant manager and the person who organizes
and implements new technology. She is the finance person.
• Gloria Garcés: She is the family Doctor, reason
why she is not involved in the family business. She works
as a pediatrician in the United States.
• Julio Garcés: The man who makes possible the
whole transportation process work, he deals with everything
related to the company vehicles. He arranges the movement
of coffee from the hills to the beneficios, then to the storage
place, then he follows the coffee transportation to the mills
in the city until the coffee is sent to the different ports
for export. He is also being trained in the farms in all different
processes in order to know what this company is all about.
• Victoria Garcés: She controls the expenses
and follows the payments in the purchasing department.
• Sergio Vélez: He is the coffee quality control
for all the coffee purchasing for the coffee from Antioquia.
• Cristina Garcés: She takes care of the coffee
quality control, international marketing and commercialization.