Art Torres has been leading and delivering business solutions through technology in several industries, including insurance, financial, mortgage, real estate, biotechnology, manufacturing, and entertainment. Art has worked for several leading corporations, including Great American Insurance Company, Bank of America, Universal Studios, Amgen, and KB Home. In addition, Art teaches business and information technology courses on graduate and undergraduate programs at California Lutheran University and University of Phoenix.
Art has done extensive work on strategic planning, analysis, design, architecture, development, QC, QA, business process reengineering, business continuity, IT governance, standards, metrics, infrastructure, and management of large projects.
Art is a change agent and has a penchant for quality and continuous process improvement. Art holds an advanced Competent Leader certification from Toastmasters International. Art regularly delivers presentations to professional organizations and universities. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering from Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico, an MBA from Pepperdine University, and a certification in Quality from the Quality Assurance Institute.