This year is an important milestone for ProTrans International – 2018 marks our 25th year as a leader in the logistics industry. Over the past 25 years, ProTrans has stayed a steady presence in the industry and has found its niche in the 3PL and Consolidation market. To help celebrate this year we are celebrating 25 people who have dedicated years of service to help shape ProTrans into the organization that we know today.
Our featured profile today is of Ronaldo Vasquez, Dock Coordinator in El Paso. Ronaldo has been with ProTrans for 16 years! What position(s) have you held since working with ProTrans?
Material handler and dock coordinator What is one interesting fact about ProTrans when you started?
When I first started working in the logistics warehouse, we only had like 20 employees. What was the “hip” trend (clothing, hair, technology, food, etc.) when you started working at ProTrans?
We had to wear uniforms. What was the last thing you heard or saw which made you laugh out loud?
My grandchild’s antics. What hobbies do you enjoy?
I really enjoy playing soccer. Cats or dogs? Or other pets?
I like dogs. What excites you so much that it keeps you awake the night before?
Horror movies always keep me up all night. What is the one thing you have waited in line the longest for?
Black Friday shopping Since starting with ProTrans, what is the biggest change you have seen/experienced with the company?
I’ve seen a lot of changes like the system programs, increased the size of warehouse, increased the number of employees, increased the number of PTI centers, and we are now in ISO. What way has the industry changed since you started with ProTrans?
The systems programs we are using. What industry trends do you see emerging in the upcoming years?
The new technology trends. What is the 1 thing in this world you are most proud of?
I’m most proud of my family. What are you passionate about?
I love cars! If you could take a paid year off, what would you do with the time?
I’d take the time to go to school. What’s the most incredible view you’ve ever seen?
One time, when my family and I visit Guadalupe canyon, a little deer was like 3 meters of us for a few minutes. At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
Academy Sports If you could splurge on one must have item, what would it be?
My car. What was the best concert you ever attended?
I’ve never been to a concert. What is your favorite sport? Team? And Sport’s moment in history?
Soccer and football: Manchester United and the Dallas cowboys What has compelled you to stay with ProTrans for as long as you have?
The stability of the company, the benefits, and always having work.