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City of South GateCandidate for City Council

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Jose De La Paz

Chief Operating Officer
797 votes (10.32%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Technology education programs for our youth
  • Small business and community development
  • Public safety and police response services

Experience

Experience

Profession:Chief Operating Officer
Chief Operating Officer, GBH Communications (2014–current)
Vice President of Technology & Operations, Easynet Global Services (2010–2014)
Vice President of Operations - North America, BSkyB Easynet (2008–2010)
Head of Hosted and Managed Services, RCM Technologies (2007–2008)
Sr Manager of Operations & Technology, BT Global Services (2004–2007)

Biography

FOR MEMBER OF THE SOUTH GATE CITY COUNCIL
Name: Jose De La Paz, Age: 40

My name is Jose De La Paz, father of five young boys and husband to a South Gate lifetime resident. As a child growing up in a Hispanic household my parents taught me the value of family, community, human rights and service to others.

With nearly two decades of international technology experience, I have the strength and business skills that enable me to achieve success. As an executive, I have grown companies, been responsible for multi-million dollar budgets, negotiated complex deals, created jobs, lead innovation, created patent pending technology, and have been a key member of disaster recovery committees.

As a resident of South Gate for nearly 13 years, a father, husband, and successful executive I feel compelled to give back by serving the citizens of South Gate. I will work hard to restore prosperity to our city by assessing the budget, improving community development, improving public safety, focusing on after-school education programs and jobs. As a South Gate City Council member, I will bring real life experience and responsible change.

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