Speaker Biography
John Torinus
Serigraph Inc.; Author, The Company that Solved Health Care; Co-Chair
Milwaukee Task Force on Health Care Cost Concerns

John Torinus Jr. is author of The Company that Solved Health Care, and has worked as a journalist, entrepreneur, and business manager since leaving the U.S Marine Corps, where he served as an artillery company commander. Torinus served twenty years as CEO of Serigraph Inc., a graphics parts manufacturer with ownership in six plants in the U.S., Mexico, and India. He continues as active chairman at Serigraph Inc., and is former chairman of the Wisconsin Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, BizStarts Milwaukee, and West Bend Friends of Sculpture. Torinus is General Partner of the Wisconsin Super Angel Fund and he has served on several task forces to reform health care delivery. He holds a baccalaureate in industrial administration from Yale and a master's degree in international relations from the University of Stockholm. Torinus wrote a weekly column for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, where he served as a business editor, and his hometown paper, the Daily News in West Bend, Wisconsin, where he served as editor and general manager for eleven years.