Larry Scott Blackmon is the CEO of the Blackmon Organization, his public affairs and lobbying consulting firm.
Larry formerly served as the Vice President for Public Affairs at FreshDirect, building on FreshDirect’s existing community and charitable partnerships across various issues, including fighting hunger, nutrition education and career development. He has 20 years of public service, community development and government experience. Larry joined FreshDirect from the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation, where he served as the Deputy Commissioner for Community Outreach.
Larry is a former candidate for New York City Council and has worked with many of New York City’s elected officials, serving in the administrations of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and former Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Additionally, he has worked with many federal and state representatives, serving on US Senator Charles Schumer’s staff and former US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton during her 2000 Senate campaign.