Meet Pete De La Torre
Pete De La Torre Born in New York City from Cuban immigrant parents. He rose in Miami since he was 5 years old. Attended Miami-Dade College and Florida International University where he majored in Business Administration.
Professionally Mr. De La Torre spent 16 years in the Flowers Importing industry as one of the pioneers in the industry. In 1995 he moved on to work in the financial services industry as a very successful agent and district manager for Axa Advisors. In 2001, Mr. De La Torre was hired as a partner with New York life where he was ranked in the top 50 nationally for all partners with the company.
Mr. De La Torre served as Executive Director of The Doral Business Council from early 2005 to September 2011. He was instrumental in the growth of the organization from a 45 member group to a membership base exceeding 700 members in 2011.
Mr. De La Torre is currently President/CEO of The Renatus Group, LLC, an organization that specializes in re-inventing businesses through consulting, business facilitation and training. Mr. De La Torre has been involved and held key positions with several non-profit and business organizations in South Florida which include the following groups; Miami Children’s Hospital Foundation, American Heart Association, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Chamber South. Highlighting his accomplishments was his tenure as a Board of Director with The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce from 2000-2004.
Mr. De La Torre currently sits on several boards including The City of Doral Design District Advisory Board and The International MBA Advisory board of Florida International University.