In Episode 114, our 99th interview on the Defining Success Podcast, Jaime De La Torre shares his thoughts on business, success and how important it is to follow through on your promises. Jaime owns two successful nurseries in Southern California and knows what it takes to build a successful business.
Jaime De La Torre is the owner of DLT Growers founded in 1987 and Monte Vista Farms. After having worked 8 years for different groundcover nurseries, he decided to try his luck and start his own groundcover nursery. It soon became a family business, as many of Jimmy's family members joined the company. Even though they started off small, they slowly grew and became one of the largest groundcover businesses in southern California.
Jaime De La Torre grew up in Guadalajara at 9 years old. He went to the local farmers market and help build his uncles business. Before 9 years old he had an entrepreneurial spirit by selling gum on the street and by helping carry groceries from their local gro