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Héctor Julio Torres

Principal | Absolute Hospitality LLC

A native of New York and a graduate of St. John’s University, Hector Torres has been a hotel executive for the past 51 years and was the Vice President of Capital Hotels. In 2018, he formed Absolute Hospitality LLC with Jay Haddock and presently sits on the board of Carlos Rosario, GALA Hispanic Theater, and Community Capital Corporation. Over the past 30-plus years, he has supported these organizations in fundraising and business strategies. An avid artist, he has had several local exhibits of his work. Torres has been recognized by the Washington Business Journal and received the Mayor’s Art Award for “Art for Life” a fundraiser for Whitman Walker Clinic to raise funds for Latino HIV/AIDS programs. He has been a resident of WDC since 1980.

Nacido en Nueva York y graduado de la Universidad de St. John, Héctor Torres ha sido un ejecutivo de hoteles durante los últimos 51 años y fue Vicepresidente de Capital Hotels. En 2018, formó Absolute Hospitality LLC con Jay Haddock y forma parte de la junta directiva de Carlos Rosario, GALA Hispanic Theatre y Community Capital Corporation. Por 30 años ha apoyado a estas organizaciones en recaudación de fondos y estrategias comerciales. Torres ha tenido varias exposiciones locales de su trabajo. Ha sido reconocido por el Washington Business Journal y recibió el Premio de Arte de la Alcaldía por "Art for Life", un evento para recaudar fondos para la Clínica Whitman Walker y apoyar programas latinos de VIH / SIDA. Reside en Washington DC desde 1980.



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