Larry Elias is a fourth generation retailer whose passion is to work with retailers and organizations to improve results and strengthen themselves for the future. Larry helps his clients identify and develop their strengths, and his passion for leadership development uniquely positions him to assist organizations in leveraging those strengths through the success of their people.
Larry grew up in a small Iowa farming community where he learned the importance of hard work and the right way to treat customers and employees. Larry understands the myriad of changes taking place in the supermarket industry and uses this experience to help his clients.
Larry has managed numerous supermarket formats. He's had multiple-unit operational responsibility and headquarter-level marketing and merchandising responsibilities. Throughout his career Larry has been a recognized developer of leaders and is a John Maxwell Team Certified trainer, coach and speaker.