Larry Jemison, Jr. is a powerful author, consultant, and business leader. Larry earned a Masters Degree in Business from Babson College in Boston, MA in 2000.
Prior to this Larry earned a Marketing Degree from Tuskegee University in 1997, where he graduated with Honors from the esteemed historic institution that produced the likes of Tom Joyner, Lionel Richie, and the “Tuskegee Airmen”. Larry focuses on sharpening your business skills, but also provides you with the ability to enhance your life skills. These are the skills that you need when life has thrown you a curve ball and you were only prepared for the slider.
He has spent over 20 years in the corporate sector in the areas of Finance, Training, and Marketing and Sales, with companies such as FedEx, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, and Lucent Technologies. In his most recent assignment, Larry has taken the position, VP of Business Development (Southeast) with HBCU Connect, a firm that connects HBCU graduates to Corporate job openings. When working with the HBCU community Larry conducts keynote speeches and seminars covering leadership, team building, diversity, customer service, and sales. He customizes his presentations to reflect the current market place so that your organization receives the most real time, accurate information, as it pertains to the success of your business or organization. In this HBCU Connect role, Larry has worked with clients such as Wells Fargo, Goldman Sachs, Novartis, and Nestle Purina just to name a few.
Larry feels that his gift to society is inspiring individuals to realize their true potential and attain the success
that so often eludes them. He enjoys reading books, watching movies, and playing golf when he is not traveling on business. Larry is the father of two beautiful girls (Madison & Jada Jemison), and has published two books, “How to Make it in a World that Wasn’t Made for You” & “How to Make It. Guide to Getting a Great Job in Any Economy. Larry is a champion for diversity, and feels we are all better off when our organizations look and feel like the markets we serve. You can connect further with Larry on Instagram: @larryspeaksdotcom.