Art graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology, in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management. After graduation, Art spent some time managing operations and new business initiatives for Milliken & Company, John Harland Company (now Harland Clarke), IMTECH, Input Services and Lason.
Art joined The DDC Group in 2003 and helped to develop some of the company's first US-based BPO clients out of its Atlanta operation and has led the company through exponential growth in the AP, freight, insurance and shared services markets.
Art became President of The DDC Group North America in 2012. Through the years, he has formed strong partnerships with leaders across industries, and he has witnessed DDC's North American clientele grow exponentially "one degree of separation" at a time.