Jordan Zahlene

April 22, 2019
Zahlene Enterprises
Class: 2019 Age: 29 Company: Zahlene Enterprises Website:

Jordan’s parents immigrated from Cuba and started Zahlene Enterprises in 1982. When his father was killed in a job-site accident, Jordan went to Florida International University to study civil engineering in order to be able to run the company. He has since grown the company into a successful site and civil contractor, and holds a key leadership role in setting the strategic direction of the organization.

Education: Bachelor’s degree, Florida International University.

Professional accomplishments: Led the firm through a challenging market marked by exponential growth.

Off the clock: Fishing, snowboarding, and traveling.

Favorite book: “7 Habits of Highly Effective People,” by Stephen Covey, made me see life and business in a whole new way.

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