PSLabor - PSLabor provides labor and human resources consulting services to companies all around the world.
Founded by Ricardo Torres in 2001, Permanent Solutions Labor Consultants (PSLabor) provides labor and human resources consulting services to companies all around the world.
Based in Brownstown, Michigan, PSLabor specializes in union-avoidance strategy and boasts a perfect success rate with companies in the United States. Mr. Torres oversees PSLabor as the company works with Fortune 500 firms, major health care systems, and other business around the country. PSLabor led the largest non-health care union-avoidance campaign of 2010 and testified before the United States Congress in opposition to the Employee Free Choice Act.
As the President and Chief Executive Officer of Permanent Solutions Labor Consultants, Ricardo Torres is committed to continuing this tradition of excellence as a global consulting company. With more than 20 years of experience in labor relations, Ricardo Torres has become an expert in both management consultation and employee organization.
Prior to establishing PSLabor and helping management teams avoid the need for unionization of workers, Mr. Torres worked as a union organizer. Mr. Torres held positions as a National Organizing Coordinator for the AFL-CIO Organizing Institute, a Strike Coordinator and Corporate Campaign Coordinator for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, and an International Organizing Director for the United Steelworkers Political Action Fund from 1978 until 2001.
Additionally, Mr. Torres has been invited to lecture through the University of Michigan-Dearborn’s labor studies program, and previously taught labor law at the United Steelworkers training academy in Pennsylvania and the Organizers Institute in Maryland.
Ricardo Torres graduated from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, with a Bachelor of Science in Labor Relations.