The Geekdom Community

We recently had the opportunity to partake in a Geekdom Community BBQ event which highlighted VOS® along with other community members and showcased some amazing local musicians. Geekdom is a new kind of collaborative co-working space where Entrepreneurs, Technologists, Developers, Makers & Creatives help each other build businesses & other cool things together. As a […]

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Supporting the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center

During a recent visit to the Donor Pavilion at the Headquarters of the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center (STBTC) we had the opportunity to further validate how a sincere donation can be a life changing gesture to someone in-need. Due to the affinity that VOS® has to providing natural rubber producing communities in-need with […]

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It's Always Great to Meet Awesome People

Thank you Jessica for taking the time and sharing how your Sunday afternoon went for you today! Today, as I was out on a typical early Sunday afternoon, I happened to find a local farmers market event in town that I thought would be interesting to stop by and check out.  I have always been […]

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How Is “VOS” Used In Guatemala and Argentina? Voseo…

The three letters “VOS” that make up our brand have a profound significance since it is an actual expression that is used throughout the Spanish speaking countries of Guatemala and Argentina on a daily basis, in addition to other countries in Latin America. The use of “vos” instead of the far more common “tú” as the second-person familiar subjective […]

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Leone Cruz Is Constantly Raising The Bar

Born and raised around the beautiful game, Leone Cruz has always been an elite soccer player and has constantly been raising the bar for himself and those around him. An ambassador for VOS® since Day 1, he most recently supported the amazing efforts of the Austin Aztex professional soccer club obtain the 2013 PDL National Championship […]

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Where is Kerwin and His VOS Flips? The Unboxing

Hi, my name is Kerwin McKenzie. I’m an ex-airline employee who’s traveled the world and continues to do so. As I’m always traveling, José and I had the idea for me to travel with my VOS® Flips. You will then start to see stories from me about me and my VOS® Flips under the header “Where is Kerwin […]

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Our Triple Bottom Line PLUS Business Model

When we were in the beginning stages of creating VOS® and the philosophy that it represents, there were several challenges we faced, but we always felt that we had the tools to create a business model like no other. With ethical values and helping others at our core, we knew that we would create VOS® as […]

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Contributing to Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Having the opportunity to contribute to ones Alma Mater in any way possible is always a great honor and pleasure for me. The most recent opportunity came when I was contacted by the Dean of the Bill Greehey School of Business and was invited to participate in a portion of a new and unique component […]

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Telecommunication Supports Community Empowerment

Can you imagine yourself in a country of almost 11 million people connected by only 289,000 telephone lines that were all controlled by 1 company and 5 unions? The aforementioned is exactly what the picture looked like in the mid-nineties in Guatemala. Fast forward to today and now you’d find yourself in that same country […]

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LIVING ON ONE GUATEMALA TOUR

A few years ago, we were made aware of a group of  four college students that had some very inspirational plans. The plans were not only to fight against poverty, but to truly understand what it’s like to live in extreme poverty. During the summer of 2010, they spent 56 days living in a rural […]

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