Biography of Larry Buchwalter, Director
Larry Buchwalter is a seasoned businessman and entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in a number of different industries, including healthcare, business and legal services, electronic and physical security, real estate, and apparel. With his educational background comprising a J.D. and MBA, Larry has been able to provide fiscal, strategic and operational leadership to each company he was involved with in order to improve operating results and efficiency. He is a skilled negotiator with superior talents in strategic planning, business expansion, organizational leadership and team building. He has proven accomplishments in line and staff leadership positions encompassing sales, operations, legal, finance, compliance, governmental relations, regulatory matters, contracting, purchasing, and human resources. He has consistently achieved professional success by combining strong industry knowledge and business leadership skills to manage complex industry issues, lead high performing, motivated teams and implement efficient processes that ensure smooth operations, improving results and quality customer service. Larry is respected for his wide range of industry knowledge and his demonstrated passion for each industry and company he has been involved with.
He has worked since 2007 as President, CEO and principal owner of Stilwell Enterprises, LLC, a consultative services and acquisition holding company. For the 12 year period from 1995 to 2007, he was President, CEO and principal owner of Nydic Medical Imaging, a nationwide provider of diagnostic imaging services, with nearly $50 million in revenue, and over 400 employees located in 33 centers in 14 states. For the 8 year period from 1987 to 1995, he was employed as one of the most senior legal advisors to National Guardian Security Services Corp., a nationwide provider of electronic and physical security services with over 6,000 employees in hundreds of locations throughout all 50 states serving in excess of 275,000 customers. From 1985 to 1987, he served as Vice President and General Counsel to BAI, an entrepreneurial entity engaged in commercial real estate investments, management and manufacturing consultation and development of products for the cosmetic industry. He started his post-graduate education career as an Attorney for the Izod Division of General Mills, engaged in a general corporate commercial practice with responsibilities in the areas of contracts, real estate, trademarks (specifically, developing and running its anti-counterfeiting program), litigation management, trade regulation, unfair competition, governmental and public relations and general corporate maintenance.
Larry has been a member of GPSEG since 2008, and is currently a member of the Board of Directors and is active on the CEO Roundtable, the Private Equity and Life Sciences subgroups, New Jersey North and the New Jersey/Princeton Chapters.
In addition to serving on the GPSEG Board of Directors since January 2011, Larry has been on the Board of Directors, as well as a member of the Federal Affairs, Payor Relations & By-Law Committees, of the Radiology Business Managers Association from 2008 to date; the Chairman of the Steering Committee of the New Jersey Executive Networking Group (a NJ-based executive networking organization that merged into GPSEG and became known as the New Jersey North Chapter); and the Board of Directors and member of the Executive Committee of the National Coalition for Quality in Diagnostic Imaging Services from 2005-2007.