Jose Luis Villanueva


Arlina Palacios


Paso del Norte Entrepreneurship Oral History Project

Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

Jose Luis Villanueva was born in the state of Chihuahua México in 1959. His parents are Salvador and Aurelia Villanueva. Joe has five brothers, one sister and is the youngest of his siblings. In 1970, the Villanueva family migrated to the United States, a move that was made possible since Joe’s mother was born in California. His family moved to Chicago where Joe spent his adolescence and young adulthood before his father moved to El Paso, Texas. Joe has a degree in electronics from DeVry and a master’s degree in Business from the University of Texas at El Paso. Joe is married with children and currently resides in El Paso, Texas. Joe is the owner of ProTech Global Solutions.

Date of Interview


Length of Interview

85 minutes

Tape Number

No. 1500

Transcript Number

No. 1500

Length of Transcript

30 pages


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Interview Number

No. 1500

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