Larry Portaro


Larry Portaro leads FirstBuild, an innovation accelerator that combines a global co-creation community with a state-of-the-art microfactory to invent next-generation appliance products. Larry holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and a Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from the University of Louisville. He has 24 years of GE Appliances experience in design engineering, new product introduction and Lean Six Sigma.