Glen Wakeman is the co-founder and CEO of LaunchPad Holdings LLC., and he has more than two decades of experience in managing successful businesses. He studied at the University of Scranton where he received a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Finance and Economics, and he earned an MBA while attending the University of Chicago. He worked with GE Capital for more than 20 years in leadership positions where he helped to improve the operations of the company, worked for its business development, and served in the capacity as a general manager. He has worked in markets in the United States as well as International markets and near the end of his time with GE he serves as its CEO of GE Money Latin America. There, he put together a startup that eventually made over $2 billion.
At LaunchPad Holdings LLC., Glen Wakeman works with early-stage entrepreneurs to improve upon their success by offering them a software platform that helps to plan their business better (Thenewsversion). He also provides mentoring services that have helped many early stage businesses to better formulate a plan of action for their ideas. Wakeman is also a talented writer who expresses his thoughts and teachings through blogging. On his blog, he covers a range of topics from emerging markets, how to transform business, doing business on an international level, leadership, and information about raising capital and angel financing.
Glen Wakeman has spoke about the fact that he uses a spread of applications that help him to be more productive. Every application he uses helps him to save money or time, and one of his favorite kinds of apps are chat apps, because they help him to serve his customers better while maintaining a professional demeanor. He also has found Doodle to be wonderful for helping him to keep a calendar, manage his time, and put together meetings. He has commented that the app is inexpensive and that this helps to cut down on administrative costs. He also uses Fiverr, which he accesses to find talent from all over the globe that is, both, affordable and extremely helpful.