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Lara Grossman, Director of Marketing, Ippolito International

When you combine a humorous charm, a humble appreciation for the little things, and a wildcat-like vigor, the result is someone like Lara Grossman. Hailing from the hot Phoenix, Arizona, desert, this strategic and long-standing marketing pro brings vast expertise to her role as Ippolito International’s Director of Marketing. Look beyond that, and you’ll find there’s even more to love. What are you waiting for? Cozy up and uncover the individual pages that comprise Lara Grossman’s inspiring story…

  • Free Time
  • Pierogies
  • Old Things
  • Cats
  • United States of America
  • Giving Back
  • Reading
  • Ducks
  • University of Arizona

"Now that our two daughters are older, it’s been rewarding to discover some things I have wanted to try for years, like crafting small-batch bar soaps."
" When I was growing up, my grandmother would make them fresh, from scratch."
"Antique porcelain, Victorian jewelry, older homes, vintage style…timeless over trendy."
"I’m a cat person! Having a cat on my lap at the end of the day is comforting and relaxing."
"My dad is first generation in this country. I’m very patriotic and am grateful to be born in the U.S.A."
"Advising the local college sorority chapter brings me back to my own formative Greek college experience."
"Reading a book and being oblivious to everything around me is one of my favorite ways to recharge."
"Our pet ducks, Dash and Violet, are very much loved and fawned over."
" Go Wildcats!"