Glen Wakeman is the CEO of LaunchPad Holdings LLC, an SAAS company which he helped to co-found in 2015. Here at this company he has made it possible to help provide the recipe to help entrepreneurs, who are just starting out, with the recipe and tools needed to become successful in their business endeavors by creating a clear plan of execution, some of the pitfalls that may occur and how to avoid them. Bacause of Wakeman, several businesses have gone on to be a beaming success all over the world. (BusinessWire)
Glen Wakeman studied in Scranton, where he earned his BS in Economics and Finance and then went on to further his studies at the University of Chicago where he earned his MBA. Following that he went on to work with GE Captial, Doral Financial Corporation where he eventually went on to become the President and CEO. He has had a lengthy career and success always seems to follow him wherever he goes.
During his career, Glen Wakeman helped to revolutionize businesses with over 17,000 staff members and roughly $15 billion in assets in the companies development and success. It was no wonder that he was well known for being a mentor and entrepreneur to many that knew him. His basic formula that he has created and proven works is a simple 5-key step that focuses on execution, governance, human capital, leadership and risk management.
Glen Wakeman has demonstrated repeatedly that he enjoys helping others in their success. Through his own experiences, he often writes blog posts about some of the fiscal matters, emerging markets, strategies and much more. He also blogs on business transformation, global affairs, emerging markets too. His passion has helped fuel the resulting success with other entrepreneurs too.
Wakeman’s success is not limited to just the United States. He has lived in 6 different countries and was responsible for business operations in more that 30 regions throughout the world. Through his repeated demonstration of success and his ability to help others succeed all over the world, it is no wonder that Wakeman has earned the respect and recognition throughout his career in business.
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Success Academy is making it their mission to redefine what is possible in regards to public education. They are working to be able to build not only world-class, but also exceptional schools which will prove that children from any background has the ability to succeed not only in school and in college, but in life in general. Success Academy also makes it their mission to advocate all across the country to be able to change public policies that are currently preventing children from having better access to different opportunities.
Success Academy was founded back in 2006 and they currently are the largest as well as the highest-performing free, public charter school that is located in New York City. All children that reside in New York State are able to attend this charter school, including children who have special needs and those who are still currently learning English. Students are chosen for admission to Success Academy by a random lottery, which is held every April. Currently Success Academy is operating 41 different schools and serving 14,000 children.
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