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Gene sits down with Jonathan Palacios-Avila, co-founder & currently VP of Marketing and Research of Stratos Fuel Inc. Jonathan of Mexican heritage, founded the company 8 years ago along with his father John who provided guidance and initial capital . Jonathan was only 25 years old at the time. He started thinking about his business idea when he was only 13 years old!
Stratos Fuel is a very successful company that produces hydrogen for a variety of industries and purposes. The primary industry is autos and the like that run on electricity. see website for my detail. Eventually he plans to do business internationally.
Jonathan's advice to aspiring and current young entrepreneurs is to follow your gut and to lean on your family, faith and friends during the tough early years of launching a business.
He also recommends hiring more executives and leaders to fill in knowledge gaps. He has employed this strategy at Stratos . Great episode, check it out.
Jonathan Palacios- Avila, VP Marketing & Research