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Larry Gigerich

Executive Managing Director at Ginovus

Larry is a nationally recognized economic development leader with more than 30 years of local and state government, not-for-profit, and private sector experience.  Throughout his career, Larry has worked on approximately 600 economic development projects resulting in over $12 billion in capital investment, the creation of over 100,000 new jobs, and the retention of over 200,000 existing jobs.  Named by Governing Magazine as one of the nation’s best economic development officials, Larry is a member of The Site Selectors 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 & CEO 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.