Arthur Wagner

Active international can claim many distinctions in the corporate trade field. None, however, is more valuable to our clients and trading partners than the deep experience of our employees. 

Drawing from a diversity of professional backgrounds, they’ve spent decades forming relationships and establishing best practices that enable Active to fulfill its mission of creating value with every trade.

Arthur Wagner
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Arthur Wagner
President & Co-Founder

Arthur co-founded Active International in 1984.

Prior to co-founding Active, Art gained a reputation as one of the industry’s most knowledgeable media experts. He held senior sales and management positions at four important broadcast companies: Seltel, Inc., Katz Communications, Field Communications and Kaiser Broadcasting.

Art was inducted into the International Reciprocal Trade Association Hall of Fame in 2002 and is the former President of the Corporate Barter Council.

Art has also made community involvement a priority. Through the company’s Active Cares program, contributions have been made to over 600 charities since 1997.