Glen Wakeman is an extremely successful board member, small business owner, executive, mentor and investor. His management experience spans over 20 years, and Wakeman has a passion for building businesses and improving the function of companies.
Glen Wakeman is currently the president and founder of Nova Four, a business that is dedicated to offering pointers and access to capital to companies that are just getting on their feet. Wakeman is also a business coach, and gives company owners practical tips for improving their revenues. He has worked with a number of entrepreneurs through his startup, LaunchPadTookit.com, which provides online business planning and digital marketing to customers (ForexWizard.Biz).
Glen spent more than 20 years working with GE Capital in challenging leadership positions for general and operations management and business development. He has also lived and worked in both international markets in the United States to provide hands-on leadership. Wakeman was previously the CEO of Latin America’s GE Money, where he had a hand in building a startup that involved 9 countries, 17,000 employees and $2 billion in revenue. These are just some of the reasons he has been recognized as a Growth Leadership role model by the GE Board of Directors.
Glen Wakeman is a graduate of the University of Chicago, where he received his MBA. He also has a BS in Economics and Finance that he obtained from the University of Scranton, and is Sigma Black Belt certified.
Wakeman shares that his typical day consists of looking at the progress and setbacks of the previous day, before getting in touch with his business partner so that the team can set up sales meetings and improve the designs and marketing tactics of businesses if need be. He also spends a significant portion of his day responding to customer inquiries and making sure that the products and services that his companies offer accurately meet customer needs (http://www.glenwakeman.com/about-glen-wakeman/).