Michael Wilson is the President of Ponywolf and Chief Technology Officer at Drake Cooper. He leads DC Labs, the innovation organization within Drake Cooper and spends the rest of his time building games people love to play.
Michael is a seasoned technology executive and entrepreneur with experience in the digital entertainment, software and advertising industries working with clients including Procter & Gamble, Red Bull and Electronic Arts.
His roles have ranged from Chief Technology Officer of Grey Advertising to gaming startup CEO at Playnome to Digital Advisory Board member of WPP, one of the largest advertising holding companies in the world.
Projects under his lead have won many awards including the inaugural SAMMY social media award, a Webby Award and the coveted Cannes Gold Cyber Lion.
Michael studied Engineering Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Louisville and Software Engineering at the University of Cincinnati.
He is an organizing member of the Idaho Game Developers and a finalist in the Independent Games Festival as well as a proud father of three.