Under the guidance of Carlos Enrique Cataño, Vidriera Otun has been producing high quality, hand blown glass for over 45 years, made with great care and skill by highly qualified artisans, trained in the company’s school. Vidriera Otun currently works with 200 artisans who are directly employed in their factory. Almost 50% of their management and administration positions are filled by women. Employment is by fixed contracts and pay schedules according to expertise and skill. Through their internal professional development opportunities artisans can progress in the company.
The company only uses 100% recycled glass in its range of products, which includes hurricanes, cylinders, vases and table glasses. Vidriera Otun places very high priority on the welfare of its workers and applies clean technologies within the factory and recycling in all their processes to protect the environment.