At the helm of our company are Jon Baklund and Ervin Liz.
Jon is a seasoned entrepreneur with over 30 years of experience in business. Among his many ventures, he owns a micro-molding company producing parts for medical devices. Jon is a highly passionate and caring entrepreneur. He has demonstrated his care for others, especially to the youth, by giving entrepreneurial talks at colleges and universities and through his philanthropic work.
Ervin, on the other hand, is a United World College graduate from Norway (2012), he also recently graduated from Luther College with a BA in economics. His experience in the coffee business comes from growing up in the Andes mountains and working on the family coffee farm.
Ervin is a member Nasa indigenous tribe, he is originally from Colombia, and he is the son of a former coffee farmer. Growing up on a farm allowed Ervin to learn what it takes to cultivate, harvest and deliver one of the best coffees in the world.
Join us in this venture as we grow the Colombian Coffee Connection.