Michael J. Wolf

Pushing extreme TV to the limits

People want events and they want stories, says Michael Wolf, Activate co-founder, sharing his thoughts on whether viewers are growing tired of watching extreme life or death events on television.

Is It Time for Pay-TV Subscribers to Cut the Cord?

Michael Wolf, founder and managing director of Activate, and Bloomberg’s Alex Sherman discuss the future of pay television with Bloomberg’s Trish Regan on “Street Smart.”

Can U.S. Companies Scale the `Great Firewall’ of China?

Michael Wolf, founder and managing director of Activate, discusses the U.S. cyber war with China. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Trish Regan on “Street Smart.”

Alibaba Leads China’s Online Payment Market

On “In The Loop,” Activate Co-Founder and Managing Director Michael Wolf and Bloomberg’s Mia Saini examine Alibaba’s IPO.

Costco to Stop Accepting American Express in Canada

Michael Wolf, co-founder and managing director at Activate, comments on Costco’s move to stop accepting American Express cards at its locations in Canada and why he believes businesses may be a long way away from adopting cardless payments. He speaks on “In The Loop.”