Glen Wakeman is a highly successful business revolutionary and an entrepreneur; he is viewed as a mentor by many aspiring entrepreneurs. The current CEO of LaunchPad Holdings LLC, a SAAS corporation he co-founded in 2015, focuses on developing online business planning services for startup companies and creating new performance methodologies. Glen Wakeman holds a BS in economics from the University of Scranton and an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago.
Glen Wakeman has over 20 years in business development and P&L roles. In the course of his career, he has held various management positions in different organizations. He began his career in a business development position at GE Capital. Glen Wakeman also founded and presided over Nova Four, a business accelerator which offers advice and access to finances to emerging companies. His skills and experience with corporate management and emerging markets make him a keen market strategist.
Glen Wakeman is mostly famous for his proven five key dimensions of performance focusing on leadership, human capital, execution, risk management, and governance in business. The model recommends preparing the company for change through leadership; aligning vision, strategy, and tactics through human capital; integrating process, technology, and people through execution; minimizing disruptions through risk management; and enabling constructive dissent through governance.
Being an investor and a writer has enabled Glen Wakeman to share his expertise in corporate management, emerging markets, fiscal economics, and administrative strategies with others through regular blogs. Through his blogs and mentorship program, Wakeman has offered great insights to many startups and various executive levels groups like Dreamfunded and Sitter Bees.
In the course of his lengthy career, Wakeman has lived in six different nations being responsible for business operations in 30 regions globally (https://ideamensch.com/glen-wakeman/). His executive career accomplishments have gained him international recognition in the business world.