Leo J. Calagaz
Leo J. CalagazCEO
Leo Calagaz grew up in the photo industry. His father, Frank Calagaz, senior opened the first location of Calagaz Photo in 1955 when Leo was only 3 years old. Since that time, Leo has worked in every aspect of the business and joined as a full-time employee after graduation from Spring Hill College in 1974 with a degree in accounting, where his primary duties were sales and marketing. Today, Leo has taken over as President and CEO of The Calagaz Group, which includes Calagaz Photo, Calagaz Printing and dij’alog.
Joe Calagaz
Joe CalagazVice President, Printing
Joe Calagaz started working in his family’s business while still in High School. He did everything from sweeping the warehouse floor to retail sales. During this time he caught the entrepreneurial spirit and work ethic shared by his father and grandfather. Following in his father’s footsteps he joined the military and subsequently attended Tulane University and earned a degree in business in 1988. After Tulane he served in the Army as a Field Artillery Officer with the 11th Armored Calvary in Germany. After the Army Joe decided to move back to Mobile, and while continuing to serve in the National Guard and then the Reserves, he joined the family business and started Calagaz Printing.