Larry was born in Calgary, when Toole Peet was already in its second generation. He attended Queen’s University, earning a B. Comm in 1975. He then joined Peat Marwick Mitchell earning his C.A. in 1977.
In 1979, Larry changed his plan of an accounting career. His experience in auditing and tax had given him significant exposure to many businesses. When his father expressed an interest in an early retirement, Larry recognized that as an excellent business opportunity. The business grew with many acquisitions and talented partners.
Larry has been active in the community with many volunteer board & treasurer positions and is Past President of the Calgary Golf & Country Club.