Profiles of Principals

Profiles of Principals

Our approach on every project is unique – it is headed by one of the company’s three principals, who maintain personal involvement and work closely with the project leader and client. The staff on each project team remains intact throughout the duration of the project to ensure continuity.

Larry Luciano
Co-Founder and President

Larry Luciano

Lawrence W. Luciano has been associated with the Luciano companies since Robert A. Luciano Associates was formed in 1972. In 1988 he was named Vice President of Operations, managing many of the engineering functions performed by the firm.

In 1990, he co-founded Luciano Packaging Technologies, Inc., an applied engineering firm established to perform the various functions of packaging line integration.

Mr. Luciano was named President of Luciano Packaging Technologies in 2000, succeeding Robert A. Luciano. Throughout his career, Mr. Luciano has specialized in the design, development, and manufacture of special packaging and production automation equipment.

He has designed and developed a large number and wide variety of packaging lines and packaging related operations, and has supervised the installations and integration of many of these systems.

He is an expert in the areas of packaging line design, conveyor systems, accumulator systems and automatic machinery design. He has a strong industrial design background and is expert in both packaging and product design.

Mr. Luciano was educated at Syracuse University, where he holds a B.I.D. in Industrial Design, Rutgers Graduate School of Management, and the Central School of Art and Design in London, England.

He is an active professional member of and frequent lecturer with the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IOPP), and is a member of the Consultants Council. He is a Co-Founder and past Chairman of the Packaging Equipment and Performance (PEP) technical committee of IOPP. Mr. Luciano is also a member of the PMMI ANSI standards committee.

Luciano Packaging Technologies’ Staff

The staff of Luciano is comprised of virtually all disciplines required for a full-service systems integrator and machinery manufacturer, including mechanical and electrical design, software design, machine programming, as well as mechanical and electrical assembly.

Luciano also has a fully-equipped machine shop on site. Luciano’s staff is often sent for additional professional training to stay abreast of the latest developments in packaging machinery technology.