How Upfront VC Mark Suster Hires (Recruit Rockstars 398)

You may not know Mark Suster, Managing Partner at LA-based Upfront venture capital firm.

But you know the companies in which he’s invested (…early!)

They include Bevy, thredUP, Bird, ChowNow, GOAT, and MakeSpace.

VC’s come & go.

Mark came & stayed. And he has the track record to prove it.

Prior to co-founding Upfront in 2007, Mark was Founder & CEO of 2 successful enterprise software companies, the most recent of which was acquired by Salesforce.com where he became VP Products.

In this 20-minute conversation, Mark reveals how a top VC thinks about hiring, and how he ensures that each portfolio company puts a Rockstar in every seat.