Larry Rottmeyer serves as the Director of Master of Business Administration program at Huntington University and Corporate University strategist and a marketing support resource for the Ambassador Enterprises team. Prior to joining Ambassador Enterprises, Rottmeyer most recently served as Professor of Marketing and MBA Chair at Taylor University in Fort Wayne and Indianapolis, Indiana. Rottmeyer brings over 30 years of experience in marketing, business development, innovation, and higher education expertise to his current roles.
Rottmeyer graduated from Taylor University with a B.S. in Business Administration in 1978. He completed his MBA from Ball State University in 1980 and his Ph.D. in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville in 1990. Rottmeyer previously served at Anderson University (Indiana), Ball State University, the University of Arkansas, and at Dallas Baptist University (Texas), where he was Dean of the College of Business and Graduate School of Business.
Rottmeyer has been active in the development and facilitation of seminars and workshops in innovative education, business creativity, market opportunities, emerging business trends, and best practices in nonprofit and business organizations. Recent development work and coaching efforts have focused on enhancing organization and leader performance in ideation, creativity, branding, and innovation. He has been involved in hundreds of research studies over his career, including several studies of nonprofit organization effectiveness based on the attributes of the Kaufmann Foundation.
Rottmeyer enjoys biking, golf, Colts football, and travel, particularly to Europe, where he has led 15 study tours since 1998. He and his wife, Nancy, have been married for over 30 years and have two grown children, David and Lindsay.