Dean's Advisory Council
President & CEO
John Larson was named President & Chief Executive Officer of Escort, which designs, engineers and manufactures premium automotive accessories, in 2008. He joined the company in 2007 as Chief Operating Officer.
He came to Escort after a distinguished career at General Motors. Over a career at GM that lasted more than 20 years, Mr. Larson served as Director of Remarketing Activities, Chief Financial Officer of Sales and Marketing, and General Manager of the Buick, Pontiac and GMC Truck divisions.
Mr. Larson earned a Bachelor's Degree in Finance from Northern Illinois University and a Master of Science degree in Management from Purdue University.