The History of Ygriega
In 1972 Adan Maldonado opened the "Y" Drive Inn a convenient store located in east Edinburg. After successfully running the store he and is wife Lydia Maldonado would expand and open ,next door to the store, apartment complexes Y- apartments. Adan continued to grow his businesses and next opened a laundrymat The Y- Washateria, a carwash The Y- carwash, a propane company Y- Propane, Y-Gas & Oil a distributer of new fuels and lubricants and lastly Y- Rapid Lube a lube center. The "Y" Enterprises has been servicing the Rio Grande Valley for 42 years and is one of most successful establishments in the area. To continue with the tradition and carry on the "Y" name, his son Arnoldo Maldonado opened Ygriega Energy Company D.B.A. Y- Oilfield Services. Ygriega is the spanish translatation of the letter "Y". Adan's grandson Arnoldo Adan Maldonado opened Ygriega Environmental Services LLC in 2009. Today Ygriega Energy , Ygriega Environmental and "Y" Enterprises are keeping true entrepreneurism alive!