Oberlin College


Investing, Economy, Business


  • Editor for Oberlin's long-form journalism magazine, The Wilder Voice, for 2+ years
  • Specializes in covering big tech, blockchain, crypto, and media


Jake Frankenfield's work covers investing, business developments, and industry trends in big tech, big data, blockchain, cryptocurrency, advertising, and media. Previously, he has done extensive work and research on Facebook and data collection, Apple and user experience, blockchain and fintech, and cryptocurrency and the future of money.


Jake earned his bachelor's degree in sociology and politics at Oberlin College.

Quote from Jake Frankenfield

"In recent years, big tech has taken on a new, unprecedentedly central role in people's lives and in the economy. It's important that we understand exactly what that role is, where these companies are headed, and what it might mean for us, as citizens, consumers, and investors."