Jorge, born in 1990, grew up near Colón, close to the banks of the Chagres River, immersed in the tranquil life of the Caribbean side of Panama. In 2008, he graduated as a construction technician, ready to embark on a different path. It was in 2012 that Jorge’s journey with the Canopy Tower began, where he took on various tasks, ranging from maintenance and waiting tables to housekeeping. His dedication and versatility were evident as he embraced each responsibility.
In 2015, Jorge was entrusted with the lead position at the Canopy B&B, a role he held for two years. During this time, Jorge’s passion for birds and wildlife grew, and he actively pursued learning English to better communicate with guests and enhance their experience. His time at the Canopy Tower and Canopy B&B allowed him to become familiar with the avian and natural wonders that surrounded him, and he found joy in sharing his knowledge and enthusiasm with guests. Notably, Jorge also gained valuable knowledge in customer service, earning high ratings from our customers for his exceptional performance and welcoming nature. This experience further honed Jorge’s ability to create a positive and memorable experience for guests, combining his passion for nature with his exceptional customer service skills.
In 2017, Jorge’s journey led him to join the esteemed Canopy Family guiding team. Carlos, the head guide at the Canopy Family, recognized Jorge’s exceptional qualities and invited him to be part of the team. Since then, Jorge’s calm nature, patience, and unwavering enthusiasm in the field have quickly made him a favorite among guests. His ability to create a welcoming and informative experience