Ronald's journey, originating from the industrious landscapes of Pennsylvania, is a narrative of resilience, adaptability, and unwavering commitment. His transition to Florida in the '80s, following the transformation of the steel industry, was a formative period that culminated in his impactful education at Pensacola Christian College.
Ronald’s career began at Woolworth Corporation, where he honed his exceptional skills in client relations and communication. These skills became the bedrock of his professional ethos and paved the way for his remarkable 20-year journey in the energy sector, specifically in oil and gas. Joining forces with Alan Murrell to shape Hornet Corporation 16 years ago marked a significant chapter in Ronald’s career. Embracing Alan's visionary foresight, Ronald has been instrumental in cultivating a growth-centric and ethically driven environment at Hornet Corporation. His leadership has been a catalyst for the company’s sustained growth and resilience, underscoring his belief in the lasting impact of the energy industry.
Ronald’s life, however, extends beyond his corporate achievements. He is the heart of a large and loving family, guiding and nurturing his eight children and three grandchildren. He instills in them the same values of hard work, integrity, and commitment that have guided his own path.
Looking towards the future with optimism, Ronald embodies the spirit of collaborative success and innovation. He is not only a strategic leader but also a nurturer of relationships and a custodian of legacy. Ronald C. Filer Jr. stands as a pillar of Hornet Corporation, continually steering the company to excel and innovate in the ever-evolving energy landscape.