Larry Olmsted

Location: Newbury, Vermont
Education: Georgetown University, Dartmouth College
Expertise: Food Industry
  • Larry Olmsted is a journalist who has written thousands of articles for major newspapers and magazines for the past 25 years.
  • He has published three books on the Guinness Book of World Records, food fraud, and most recently, sports fans.
  • He is frequently a guest expert, giving a TEDx talk and appearing on such shows as Dr. Oz, CBS This Morning, and ESPN Sportscenter.


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