Jerry Estrada; 2021 Top Latino Lider in Florida!

What is your Hispanic Heritage:  Puerto Rican

What area of Florida do you live in: Tampa

What is your profession: Retired, CEO and Philanthropist

Meet Jerry and other Lideres at the Hispanic Heritage Celebration at 3rd Annual FORD Taste Of Latino Festival on Sunday, Oct 17th @ Centro Asturiano! (

Latin Times Magazine: Tell us about what you do for a living and how you got into it

Jerry: Currently I am the CEO of GMXG construction LLC

Latin Times Magazine: In your industry, what would you say separates you from your competition.

Jerry: Customer service, attention to detail and compassion.

Latin Times Magazine:  During Covid-19, tell us about your Biggest Challenge/obstacle and how you overcame it/or are overcoming it.

Jerry: Not finding qualified employees.

Latin Times Magazine: Tell us about your biggest achievement, and how you achieved it (Covid or non-related)

Jerry: Becoming a father and a grandfather.

Latin Times Magazine:  What is next for you? What can people expect to see from you?

Jerry: More time with family, but awareness about our Creator.

Latin Times Magazine:  What does being a U.S. Citizen mean to you?

Jerry: It means a how lot after visiting many countries around the world, and how us Americans take for granted our citizenship.

Latin Times Magazine:  What is your opinion of the state of affairs in our nation?

Jerry: It is an evil plan to dumb down Americans and force socialism.

Latin Times Magazine: What words of encouragement can you offer?

Jerry:  Trust our Creator.

Latin Times Magazine:  What is YOUR comida Latina favorita?

Jerry:  Vianda con bacalao with an alcapurria.