Glen Wakeman is a multifaceted businessman with a penchant for forward thinking ideas. His latest venture is Launchpad Holdings LLC. Glen is the CEO and co-founder of Launchpad Holdings, a software development company for entrepreneurs. The company, founded in 2015 with Rick Cano, offers businesspersons a system to organize their start up plans from the get go. Launchpad Holdings provides a clear path to follow and takes the guess work out of new ventures. Glen Wakeman’s years of experience as a successful entrepreneur, investor, writer and leader allows him to take young businesses to new heights and provide them with a strong foundation from which to build on. Launchpad Holdings speaks for itself; the company has raised millions in new venture capital money and is an expert in market transactions.
Glen Wakeman started his career in business after attaining a degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Scranton where he was active in student government, sports and drama. He went on to complete his graduate work in Finance at the University of Chicago. Glen began working for GE Capital, eventually becoming the CEO of the Latin American Division responsible for regional management, operations, technology and business development. His work with GE Capital spans more than 20 years. Additionally, Glen Wakeman is a Principal at Nova Four.
Beyond Glen’s work with Launchpad Holdings he is also a popular blogger, with articles written for businesspeople who are looking for ways to streamline or restructure their businesses. He draws from his experiences living in six different countries and applies his knowledge to business models, formulating diverse approaches to communications and strategies. Glen Wakeman is an investor and mentor, and has been a business adviser to Dreamfunded and Sitter Bees.