Larsen served in several key management positions for Strutkol including, from 1999 - 2009, as the company's international business manager. In this role he traveled and worked in more than 40 countries including China, India and Brazil and was instrumental in growing Strutkol's international revenues from zero to 30 percent of total sales.
In his new position as international sales director with APV Engineered Coatings, Larsen will be working directly with the company's international distributors to help grow sales across all product lines.
Larsen is a member of The American Chemical Society and the author of numerous technical papers. He has been a guest lecturer on industry topics at The University of Akron and is an accomplished speaker and presenter.