A respected presence in the Mexican textile industry, Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal leads a group of companies under the Grupo Denim name. With family business roots extending three generations, he guides operations that span the United States and Mexico, as well as Central America through the affiliated enterprise GD Maquiladora de Nicaragua. His firm maintains strong partnerships with several major retailers in the U.S. Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal also maintains a strong presence in the real estate sphere through Denver-based GD Holdings. He and his executive team have overseen the development and operation of a number of highly respected five-star hotels and pursue strategic investment opportunities across North America. He oversees all aspects of projects as they go forward, from securing necessary permits and approvals to capital planning and development. Community-focused, Mr. Marcos maintains strong ties to the region that enabled his family’s business success and remains active with the Foundation for Economic Development of Coahuila.