Founded in 2015, Launchpad Holdings is a company that offers a software service to help entrepreneurs put their ideas into a practical plan. Most useful in the early stages of business startup this software provides tools needed for growth and capital development. Addressing the areas where businesses face the highest failure rate this software helps turn Visions into successes. It includes a five-step method which include leadership development, risk management, implantation, human capital and governance.
Co-founder and CEO of Launchpad Holdings is Glen Wakeman. After spending many years working as CEO of GE Money Latin America and traveling the world, Mr. Wakeman found he was an expert in business development, technology, country and Regional management, operations and general management. During his years working for GE Glen Wakeman started to wonder why so many companies failed and started to study these failures (Crunchbase).
Now Mr. Wakeman mentors other entrepreneurs and up-and-coming CEOs with his blogs. Glen Wakeman gives free tips and advice on strategy, Administration, and management through these blog posts. Advice that Mr. Wakeman cannot press enough is to stay in contact with everyone. All of your friends and acquaintances can mean the difference between success and failure for your business. Social media is a great way to maintain contact over long distances.
While looking to see why so many businesses failed in the early stages he found out that the majority of these businesses did not have the structure to support the ideas of the business owner and turn them into a plan built for success. This is what Glen Wakeman is helping so many do.
Before becoming expert, mentor, CEO or co-founder mr. Wakeman was at the University of Scranton learning his undergraduate degree in economics and finance. Several years later he also earned a MBA from the University of Chicago