Michael Wolf is the founder and chief analyst of NextMarket Insights. Wolf has advised numerous start-ups and Fortune 500 companies in the consumer technology and Internet space on mergers & acquisitions, product development, and go-to-market strategy. Wolf has also launched three multi-million dollar paid content business units in his career. He and the NextMarket team advise companies in digital distribution, connected home and consumer technology markets.
Wolf has written for the New York Times, CNN, Gigaom and Forbes, and currently contributes to Forbes and GigaOM. He has also published a book with Pearson on the connected consumer. He holds an MBA from Thunderbird, the American Graduate School of International Management.
At NextMarket, he is responsible for all syndicated research and manages NextMarket's advisory services. His current areas of focus include smart home, digital media, wearables, 3D printing and video.