Glen R. Wakeman is famous for his entrepreneurial accomplishments, mentoring skill and advisory services for start-up companies. In 1981, he graduated with a Degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Scranton. In 1993, he was awarded a Masters in MBA Finance from the University of Chicago.
Wakeman started his career as a cleaner during an economic recession in the summertime. He learned the self-worth in every job and never took that opportunity for granted as it helped him pay his college fee.
Glen came up with five key business performance parameters: leadership, human capital, business execution, management of risks, and good governance. Being a writer and an investor, he utilizes these parameters to encourage other entrepreneurs. Through his blogs, Glen discusses issues relating to emerging markets, leadership, business strategy, capital advancing, and transformation of businesses. He has assisted numerous organizations to achieve greater heights. Glen directs start-up companies, new market entrants to exponential growth by the use of his five critical performance parameters. Therefore, his input has led to their increased achievements and development in many ventures. Furthermore, he mentors many C-Level executives.
Glen Wakeman previously worked in several companies like GE capital. The Board of Directors recognized him as a growth leadership mentor. Wakeman then founded Nova Four, an advisory company based in Miami.
On November 2105, Glen Wakeman Co-founded the LaunchPad Holdings LLC. The company offers an automated software service that helps entrepreneurs in their early stages to arrange their ideas into real plans (http://news.sky.com/story/money-shop-owners-us-boss-quits-as-payday-lenders-sale-looms-10723086). It assists and guides the start-up’s entrepreneurs’ increase their success rates. Glen identified the lack of structure around an idea by individuals as the reason for failure to most start-ups enterprises.
LaunchPad has a team dedicated to work and develop companies globally. The team helps increase entrepreneurs’ rate of succeeding by identifying risks they might face and formulate clear plans through the LaunchPad Toolkit (Blogwebpedia). Glen Wakeman serves as the CEO of the company and act as an advisor to start-up companies like Dreamfunded and Sitter Bees