MIAMI The VP merchandising at the largest Hispanic-owned pharmacy chain has been selected as one of South Florida Business Journal's "40 under 40" up-and -coming professionals.
Navarro Discount Pharmacies' Jose Alvarez was recognized by the newspaper for being one of the region’s best and brightest young professionals based on his professional success and community involvement, the drug store chain said.
Over the past year, Alvarez oversaw the implementation of several key strategic initiatives for the company such as the chain wide perpetual inventory system and the launch of Navarro’s Vendor Portal. Additionally, he led a major initiative to improve the product in stock levels at the Company’s stores and is currently overseeing the company’s venture into the e-commerce venue. Alvarez has been in his current position for two months but has been with Navarro since 2007.