UH alum Cristal Ordonez

Toy Story

Her career is focused on toys, but UH alumna Cristal Ordonez is not playing around when it comes to her company,

In fact, her professionalism has earned her company the Better Business Bureau Distinction for Excellence in Customer Service.

Credit her success to also recognizing the importance of toys in children’s growth and development.

“Toys produced today delve into how they can impact a child’s learning process…it’s so much more than a cute toy,” says Ordonez.

A graduate of UH’s C.T. Bauer College of Business, Ordonez wants to help future generations of Cougars through the GigglingToys Bauer College Scholarship. This scholarship provides financial assistance for students who are the first in their families to attend college.

“Education goes far beyond a degree,” she says.

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