Glen Wakeman is the CEO of LaunchPad Holdings, LLC. He has indeed made an impact on the business world. He is an investor, businessman, mentor, and writer. He is the founder of LaunchPad Holdings, which helps start-up companies to make adequate plans that lead to success. The company develops software that enables natural planning of early-stage businesses and entrepreneurs. Wakeman has spent his life helping people succeed. He ensures that people in business achieve their goals and ambitions. He pursued his degree in bachelor of science in economics and finance from the University of Scranton, Pennsylvania and later did his MBA in finance from the University of Chicago.
The co-founder and CEO of LaunchPad Holdings got a job position in General Electric Money Latin America in 1983.This proved to be the start of his career that would span the globe. He developed a nine-country operation from a small startup during his time at General Electric Capital Latin America. During his tenure with the said company, he got vast experience, skills, and knowledge. These were what he used to start his own company which has been successful for years. He has had leadership roles and board positions in several companies (http://releasefact.com/2018/02/glen-wakeman/). For instance, he was the chairperson of Nova Four; a company that helps early-stage businesses. Glen Wakeman has helped many entrepreneurs in the development of small business. He has been the reason behind the success of many companies.
Glen Wakeman mentors about strategies and financial plans for new businesses. Some of the elements that he helps entrepreneurs with are; leadership, execution, risk management, and governance. With these elements, he had a foundation that can be used by entrepreneurs. Glen Wakeman works as a consultant. He is capable of scrutinizing a company and knows where corrections should be made for better performance. He is also a blogger who writes about his view on international matters, business markets, and management.
Glen Wakeman in a recent interview said that the machine learning technology is an exciting trend. His day to day activities is; service performance, sales and cash totals, conferencing and research on current business activities like customer trends and reviews. Wakeman says that curiosity is what makes him a productive entrepreneur. He recommends reading “The Art of War” by Sun Tzu.