Glen Wakeman is the CEO and co-founder of Launchpad Holdings LLC. He moved to start the company in 2015 after a prolific career in the business and finance industry which span over 20 years. Launchpad Holdings LLC is SAAS Company founded on the concept of matching ideas with money to create lucrative ventures. Mr. Wakeman has for a long time appreciated that most startups are based on excellent ideas. He, however, noticed that many startups, despite being based on such solid ideas, often ended up in failure. The main reason for this, he realized, was that many founders failed to recognize that thoughts are not plans in themselves. Therefore, he founded the company to help would-be entrepreneurs structure their ideas in a manner that would lead to the growth of successful businesses. That was the central concept behind Launchpad Holdings LLC. Read more at Wikipedia about Glen Wakeman.
During his tenure at the helm of the company, Glen Wakeman has helped build Launchpad Holdings LLC into a reputable venture. They have helped numerous startups attain financial success, assisting many entrepreneurs to actualize their business dreams. Passionate about business and finance, Mr. Glen Wakeman makes regular blog posts aimed at helping entrepreneurs gain insights on what it takes to make a successful business venture. His success at Launchpad Holdings LLC coupled with his vast experience and success in the different positions he has held throughout his prolific career, Glen Walkman has a made a name for himself in the world of business and finance.
Glen Wakeman holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance from the University of Scranton which he attained in 1981. He also holds a Masters in Business Administration in Finance from the University of Chicago which he achieved in 1993. His career commenced in GE Capital where he worked in P&L as well as in development positions before proceeding to Doral Financial Corporation. He later rose to the ranks of President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at the Doral Bank. Before founding Launchpad Holdings LLC, Glen Wakeman had established and presided over Nova Four, which grew to become a successful venture in its right. While at GE Capital, Mr. Walkman was hailed as a Growth Leadership role model within the firm’s top management personnel. Read this interview at ideamensch.com.