Executive Managing Director
Larry is a nationally recognized economic development leader with more than 25 years of local and state government, not-for-profit and private sector experience. Throughout his career, Larry has worked on approximately 500 economic development projects resulting in over $10 billion in capital investment, the creation of over 80,000 new jobs, and the retention of over 160,000 existing jobs. Named by Governing Magazine as one of the nation’s best economic development officials, Larry is a member of The Site Selector’s Guild, an internationally recognized site selection organization, and is a regular speaker and panelist at conferences throughout North America.
Prior to founding Ginovus in 2002, Larry worked in a variety of economic development settings, including Deputy Director of Business Development for the Indiana Department of Commerce, Senior Advisor to the Mayor of the City of Indianapolis for Economic and Workforce Development, and President of the Indianapolis Economic Development Corporation (Develop Indy and Indy Partnership. Additionally, Larry was instrumental in the launch and leadership of the Indianapolis and Central Indiana Technology Partnership (TechPoint), an initiative designed to nurture growing and emerging technology companies throughout Indiana.
- B.A., Political Science with Minor in Economics, Indiana University
- Chairman, Fall Forum and Deputy Chairman Membership Committee, Site Selectors Guild
- Chairman, Economic Development Committee, Indiana State Chamber of Commerce
- Board Member, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Indiana; Indiana Chamber
of Commerce and Indiana State Certified Development Corporation
- Funding of scholarships for low income children
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