Eric Peckham is TechCrunch’s Media Columnist. He tracks startup and investment activity across the media, communications, and learning sectors and publishes analysis of the most interesting trends and business opportunities. Separate from TechCrunch, he also writes the popular Monetizing Media newsletter. He previously worked at corporate advisory firm Traction Technology Partners, VC firm Arena Ventures, private equity firm adventur.es, and edtech company 2U. Eric lives in Los Angeles.