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Graphic arts executive

Howard Bruce Larson, American graphic arts executive. Recipient Merit award Printing Industries American, 1981, First Place Helen Cody Baker awards, 1988, Chicago Excellence in Typography award.


Larson, Howard Bruce was born on March 16, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Robert Lewis and Florence Theodora (Goldstead) Larson.


Bachelor, Northland College, 1975.


From vice president to president, Visualizers (Larson Typographers), Elk Grove, Illinois, 1975-1995;owner, Howard Larson and Associations, Elk Grove, since 1976;partner, Hoxworth & Larson, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1994-1997.


Choir Bahai House of Worship. Chairman Local Spiritual Assembly of the Bahais of Mount Prospect, 1975-1978, Local Spiritual Assembly of the Bahais of Palatine, 1984-1990, 96—. Secretary Local Spiritual Assembly of the Bahais of Rolling Meadows, 1978-1980.

Member Illinois Association Young Printing Executives, Sales and Marketing Executives (board directors), Illinois Typographers Association, Salesman with a Purpose International (president programs, Illinois district governor 1994-1995, Club Service award 1989, 93), World Interfaith Congress, Association Bahai Studies, Norwegian American Chamber of Commerce, Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis (treasurer Elk Grove chapter 1992-1993), Northland College Alumni Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, model trains, singing, public speaking, reading.


Married Kris Ann, February 11, 1978. Children: Thornton Robert, Timothy Howard, Linnea Severina, Jeffrey Gustav.

Robert Lewis Larson

Florence Theodora (Goldstead) Larson

Kris Ann

Thornton Robert Larson

Timothy Howard Larson

Linnea Severina Larson

Jeffrey Gustav Larson