Michael Torres is an Associate of LEÓN, MAYER & Co focused on real estate and hospitality acquisitions and asset management activities. Mr. Torres is deeply involved in all of the firm’s hotel projects and is active in expanding the firm’s hospitality portfolio.
Prior to joining LM, Mr. Torres was a Senior Associate for Hospitality Real Estate Counselors Investment Advisors (“HREC IA”) where he provided specialized investment banking and capital market advisory services exclusively for the lodging industry. During his time there, Mr. Torres was involved in the analysis of over 200 hotels in excess of $2.3 billion.
Mr. Torres has also held positions within the hotel operations of Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City and the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, NJ.
Mr. Torres graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Administration and Minor in Real Estate from Cornell University’s Hotel School. He is actively involved in the Cornell Hotel Society, previously serving as the treasurer of the Rocky Mountain Chapter. He is also a licensed Realtor Associate in the State of New Jersey.
Mr. Torres was born in Queens, New York and grew up in Vineland, New Jersey. He currently resides in Miami, Florida.