Hispanic Female Becomes CEO of $200 Million Business Supply Company

In 1999 Maria Teresa “Tera” Vazquez joined Jay Chawan and Ashoke Mukherji as partners to launch Guy Brown Products, a manufacturer of reengineered toner cartridges. Vazquez was executive vice president of marketing at the time. Today she stands as the company’s president and chief executive officer.

As an individual, Vazquez is now a Hispanic female heading one of Tennessee’s largest companies; and also one of the nation’s largest minority-owned office supply companies.

In addition, her management skills led to her election as the first female president of the Tennessee Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, a position she has held for the past three years. Read More »