Matthew Wade

Co-founder and CEO of Talisman Guidance Solutions

Matthew Wade, co-founder and CEO of Talisman Guidance Solutions, is a proven entrepreneur with 19 years experience in web based solutions, 13 of which have been focused on inventing and building solutions that increase student retention and improve graduation rates within higher education. He is currently stewarding his second business in the EdTech space. His current company Talisman is changing the paradigm in the way students plan curriculum and career. He is recognized within education circles as standing at the vanguard of the progressive technological movement.

A highly skilled presenter and relationship developer with an expert knowledge of the nuances of social media branding and marketing, Matthew considers effective verbal, nonverbal, and written communication to be vital to the success of any business owner.