As a mentor and entrepreneur, Glen Wakeman is famous for his contributions in bringing major revolutions in over 17000 businesses. With an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago, Glen Wakeman began his successful career journey at P&L. His journey revolves around top positions in other top organizations including GE Capital.
While working at GE Capital, the Company’s Board of Directors recognized Wakeman as the Growth Leadership Mentor. Wakeman has helped several executives at the C-level through his mentorship. Today, Wakeman counsels start-ups such as Sitter Bees and Dreamfunded. In addition to these top posts, Wakeman founded the Nova Four (TheBroTalk).
His passion revolves around business development through individual and company improvement. His previous success on individual and company improvement was through his application of a proven methodology that assesses and improves on five performance dimensions including Leadership Power, Execution, Human Capital, Risk Management and Governance. Besides managing businesses, Wakeman also offers business advice to individuals and companies through publications and blogs on fiscal matters, strategy, management and new markets among others.
Glen Wakeman is the current CEO of LaunchPad Holdings (LLC). He describes the formation of LLC to have come about as a result of his desire to match ideas with money. His responsibilities revolve around sales and administrative tasks.
Wakeman’s favorite book is the ‘Art of War’ by Sun Tzu. According to Wakeman, this book breaks down life into lessons, making it the best strategy book that everyone should have. He also says that his best investment was on his Berlitz Spanish language course which he says opened his perspectives on the global mentality concerning culture and style.