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GLEN WAKEMAN; A SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEUR AND MENTOR

Glen Wakeman is a successful businessman, investor, entrepreneur and a mentor. He tutors other CEOs on how to manage their companies better. As a traveler who has resided in 6 and worked in over 30 countries, he has a lot of insight on how the interconnectivity of the world economy changes. He has worked at GE Capital and other companies for 20 years. This has given him the experience he requires in the world of business. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Scranton. 8 years later he attended the University of Chicago where he got his MBA. He is currently working as a CEO at the Launchpad Holdings LLC, a corporation he co-founded in 2015. This SAAS Firm provides business planning services to start-up entrepreneurs to help increase their success rate. He is also a blogger and on his blogs, he writes about topics such as; emerging markets, global affairs, and business transformations. He also advises people on business strategies and ways on how to raise capital.

Working as a CEO has given Glen Wakeman a chance to share his knowledge with a variety of executives as well as small and large companies (http://www.glenwakeman.com/in-the-press/). Among his teaching, is the importance of donating in to help people stay connected and involved. He donated 1,000 dollars to the American Red Cross. Due to this, more and more people in the business world are taking an initiative to donate to charitable organizations such as the Red Cross. Glen states that collaboration between the Non-Governmental organizations and The businesses and corporations is important as it helps the people who are suffering to get relief food as well as services they may need. He stated this during the Puerto Rico hurricane. He stated that donating to charitable organizations is the best way to keep the fabric that holds the world of commerce together and makes it even stronger.

Glen Wakeman has gained his knowledge mostly through experience. During his 20-year old career, he became an expert in a number of issues such as business development, technology, business operations, technology and country and regional management. He has also earned a reputation as a visionary leader and a mentor to upcoming entrepreneurs as well as experienced CEOs.

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