Hispanic Lifestyle is pleased to recognize Otilio Farms as a company that has Survived & Thrived. They were recognized at Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2017 Southern California Business Expo and Conference on May 31, 2017 at the Ontario Airport Hotel, Ontario, California.
Otilio Farms, LLC has been in business since 2003 is owned by Hector Gutierrez a 1st generation farmer and strawberry grower who started farming 26 years ago. They currently have 240 acres of strawberries of which 55 acres are organic strawberries and they employ over 200 workers during peak strawberry growing season. Mr. Gutierrez active in his local community of Oxnard/Ventura is also on the board of directors for the California Strawberry Commission which represents the interest of California Strawberries throughout the world. California Strawberries are a $3 billion industry to the state of California and Hector is a leader in the industry with his production of conventional and organic strawberries.