Albion College

Company Info

A2 Media Ventures


  • 20+ years assisting and advising on careers in the finance industry
  • Founder of A2 Media Ventures, the parent company of (geared toward placement in the financial industry)
  • Author of compensation reports for hedge funds and private equity sectors


David Kochanek has over 20 years of professional experience in recruiting and career advisement. Kochanek is the publisher and founder of A2 Media Ventures, the parent company of, a website geared towards helping its members find and match the best jobs in investment banking, private equity, venture capital, and hedge funds.

David has authored in-depth reports on the compensation for hedge fund and private equity professionals based on his experience in executive human resources. In addition to information on the finance industry, A2 Media Ventures provides liberal arts students and their parents with reliable third party information via its websites, and


David earned his BA from Albion College in economics and professional management.