Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal Biography
Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal (born May 3, 1973) is the chairman and chief executive officer of Grupo Denim. Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal has been responsible for Grupo Denim, a family business for three generations. Grupo Denim is one of the largest denim apparel business in the Western Hemisphere and was first founded in Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico though it is now based out of Torreon, Mexico. Since its founding, Grupo Denim has diversified and now maintains investments in the United States of America. Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal serves as the company’s CEO and chairman.
Early Life/ Family:
Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal was born in Torreon, Coahuila a small province in Mexico, oldest son of Salomon Juan Marcos Issa, a federal deputy and Rocio Villarreal Asunsolo, His family has been dedicated to the textile industry for three generations, starting in the 1950s with his grandfather Antonio Juan Marcos in La Laguna area in Coahuila, Mexico.Currently he is president of the denim company: Grupo Denim (Denim Group) with operations in Mexico, United States and in Nicaragua using GD Maquiladora de Nicaragua as the holding company.
About Grupo denim:
Grupo denim is an export company Grupo Denim, was founded in 1990 in Gomez Palacio, Durango Mexico. Grupo Denim has grown into a major manufacturer exporting finished products to the USA over the last 2 decades. In 2001, a new project was developed to create Grupo Denim USA, which helped to expand our abilities to offer full package & product development for the export market. As part of their operations in the America’s marketplace, from 2009 Grupo Denim offered Laundry and finishing services in a new and modern laundry facility in Managua, Nicaragua.
Salomon Juan Marcos Villarrealis an outstanding Mexican textile businessman, His companies are encompassed under the concept of Grupo Denim are currently operating in Mexico, United States of America and, since 2010, in Nicaragua too, through his company GD Maquiladora de Nicaragua. His enterprises work for some of the biggest fashion and textile industry firms, such as VFC, Lee Mexico and Bass Pro Shops. In addition to his work at Grupo Denim, Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal is the owner and manager of GD Holdings and GD Management in Denver, Colorado. Through these companies, he began investing in five-star, world-class hotels and condominium properties in the United States of America and is constantly looking for new opportunities, including in Nashville, Tennessee, Austin, Texas and elsewhere.
He is an executive with years of experience in business management and real estate development as well as strong leadership and executive skills. He owns and manages Grupo Denim, a denim manufacturing business in Torreon, Mexico, that has been in the family for three generations and is one of the largest denim manufacturers in the western hemisphere. In this role, Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal maintains many responsibilities, including oversight of the manufacturing processes and cost control as well as financial planning and budgeting. He also oversees 8,000 employees in Latin America and handles all international commerce and relations.
Additionally, Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal owns and manages large-scale commercial real estate in the United States of America. In addition to multiple high-end luxury hotels that are owned and operated by his companies, he hopes to continue to expand his portfolio by investing in new development opportunities, including parking lots, mixed-use branded hotel and condo developments, and various retail ventures. He is fluent in both Spanish and English and possesses international confidence through extensive travel and business experience.
As CEO and director of Grupo Denim Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal Over sees the Manufacturing Processes, Inventory Management, Cost Control, Financial Planning and Monthly and Annual budgeting. His expertise in Strategic Organizational Planning is exemplary. He also displays excellent foreign exchange expertise and International Commerce and Relations
CEO & Director, Grupo Denim (Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal), January 1991 – Present (25 years 8 months) Mexico.
Ownership, Management—- GD Holdings LLC, January 2006 – Present (10 years 8 months) Greater Denver, Established USA roots in real estate in Denver, CO in 2006 with the investment and construction management oversight of Four Seasons Hotel Denver and Four Seasons Private Residences Denver, which was completed in 2010.Asset Management and Owner Representative Services, including oversight of hotel operations, including providing vast knowledge of business financial planning, approving monthly and annual operating budgets, capital expenditure planning, obtaining necessary governmental authorizations and licenses, supervision of hotel manager, and helping to determine hotel financing and capital structuring.
Provided all activities necessary and proper for the management and operation of hotel, including responsibility to hire, train, supervise and discharge all employees of hotel
Continued to explore various real estate ventures including various real estate opportunities, including parking lots, retail opportunities and various new hotel development and acquisition opportunities.
Expanded real estate business in 2009 with the purchase of 50% interest in The Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch Hotel in Beaver Creek, considered to be the preeminent ski-in/ski-out luxury hospitality destination in North America.