Welcome to the Norfox Sales Team, Jose!
April 18, 2023
Jose Villegas joins the Norman, Fox & Co. team with more than 25 years of experience in the chemical industry, most of which was on the east coast. After so many years on the east coast, Jose is happy to be back home in Southern California. Jose grew up in the San Gabriel Valley and is a graduate of Cal Poly Pomona, where he received a BA in Communications with a Minor in Marketing. Jose has 9 brothers and sisters, all of whom live in California, including his 86-year-old mother. He is father to 3 boys, one in college and twin high school seniors.
Jose started his career in chemicals selling liquid processing pumps for a small company in Upland, CA. One of his customers was Ashland Chemical, who hired him in 1997 as a Sales Representative. This opportunity landed him in South Florida. In 2006, Jose was hired by Brenntag and moved to Atlanta, GA. In 2011, Jose took the role of Corporate Accounts Manager at Burlington Chemical, a specialty surfactant manufacturer. For the next 11 years, Jose covered 13 states in the southeast selling into various industries. Prior to joining Norman Fox, Jose was a Corporate Accounts Manager at Advanced Chemical Logistics, a chemical distributor based in Texas.
Jose likes the outdoors and enjoys hiking, camping, kayaking and playing golf. Jose is a big fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Lakers, Kings and Rams. After living in Atlanta for so long, he admits he has a place in his heart for the Atlanta Braves and Falcons.