About the business:
Jose Villa started his digital ad firm with his own money shortly after he graduated from college. Sensis makes a point of bringing in a number of employees that have no advertising background whatsoever to draw in people who think differently than the kinds of people hired by its competitors. Sensis' staffers speak nine languages and it does business in every one of them.
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