Larry Wilde was born and raised in Glendale, California. He has been a resident of Ojai since 1975 and has nearly forty years of experience in Ojai's residential/commercial real estate market.
As co-owner and broker, Mr. Wilde founded the Ojai Property Shoppe in 1978. Since 1986, his office has employed forty real estate agents affiliated with Coldwell Banker, and is in the top 10% in sales internationally of Coldwell Banker offices.
Personally, Mr. Wilde specializes in high end real estate transactions and has been annually listed among the top 1% in real estate sales nationally. In 2005, Mr. Wilde was one of seven who started Ojai Community Bank, where he remains a director.
He has been involved in numerous community and professional activities. Mr. Wilde has served as Past President of both the Ojai Valley Board of Realtors and Rotary of Ojai. He has also served on the Board of Governors and Board of Directors for the Ojai Valley Music Festival, and the Board of Governors for the Ojai Valley Youth Foundation. He attended Glendale College and San Diego State University and majored in Business - Real Estate Finance.