Cathy Ruiz

Francella, Barbara Grondin
May 2005
Convenience Store News;5/9/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p98
Trade Publication
This article presents an interview with executive Cathy Ruiz. Since joining Valero Corp. nearly six years ago, Ruiz has worked her way up to her position as retail license and permits analyst in the company's real estate department. Starting out in the fleet department, processing and maintaining credit card accounts, Ruiz later transferred to the retail help desk, dialing into the chain's c-stores to fix point-of-sale and back-office equipment, before transferring into her current position. The 38-year-old mother of two--worked three jobs as a single mother to put herself through college. She plans to return to college to pursue a master's degree in business administration.


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