CEO at Launchpad Five One Six, TEDx Speaker, Principal at Concierge 360, Media Convergence, and The reThink Tank
George is the award-winning founder and CEO of Launchpad Five One Six, a New York based management consulting firm whose mission is to provide organizations with the tools and resources to innovate and thrive. Corporate turnaround artist, innovative disruptor, and self-proclaimed “Chief Inspiration Officer.” After a major pivot in his life and career, George realized his potential as a change-maker and a source of inspiration to businesses and individuals who were stuck in the mindset of defining themselves by their mistakes. His mantra in business and in life revolves around turning the weaknesses of who you thought you were into the strengths of who you want to become. He has taken his unique journey and industry experience to the stage as a keynote and motivationaal speaker, boasting an impressive speaking resume that includes being a TED alumni.
Additionally, George also owns a digital marketing agency, a private think-tank company, and most recently he acquired a partnership in startup tech company Concierge 360. One of the founders of Shannon’s Fight, a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to financially aiding families in medical crisis, he also volunteers as a member of the speaker’s bureau at Ronald McDonald House Long Island and is a coach and director for his local Police Athletic League.
George’s primary corporate mission is to use his companies as a vehicle to bring success to other businesses using his “it starts with people” approach to consulting. As an extension of his company’s mission, George uses the public stage as another platform to reach people through speaking in an effort to spread his message of goal-oriented positivity to others.