Kass Larson, CEO of Granite Technologies, has spent his professional career helping organizations find the balance between practical functionality, aesthetic design, and a future focus. His experience includes directing operations, technology, and business development for an interesting mix of industries including software development, manufacturing, retail distribution, sales, visual arts, simulation design, and performance management. Kass has consulted on business processes, management, technology, and sales issues with companies including: CenterPoint Energy, Toyota, Arrow Electronics, AT&T, BCTel, Ameritech, VoiceTel, Abbott Laboratories, First Data Corporation, Kinko's, Progressive Insurance Company, and Manville. His strengths lie in his ability to take a systems perspective on complex issues and implement effective processes for operational streamlining.
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