Dan Primack, reporting for Axios:
When Stitch Fix founder Katrina Lake told Lightspeed Venture
Partners, an early investor in her company, that (then) Lightspeed
partner Justin Caldbeck had sexually harassed her, the firm asked
her to sign a non-disparagement agreement. Not signing, a source
suggests, could have endangered her entire company’s future. So
she signed, and remained silent about her experience.
Yesterday I asked where the outrage was over alleged predatory behavior by Justin Caldbeck of Binary Capital, as first reported by the Information. Today the outrage is mounting, including from many of Caldbeck’s male peers in the V...
A month after Kleiner Perkins partner Ellen Pao filed a sexual harassment and gender discrimination lawsuit, the big-time venture capital firm is responding. KPCB is denying “each and every material allegation” of Pao’s allegations ...
Matrix Partners just announced the close of Matrix X, the venture firm's tenth early-stage technology-focused fund. As Fortune's Dan Primack reported in a scoop in April, the firm raised $450 million for this fund.
Former General Catalyst managing director Jonathan Teo and former Lightspeed Venture Partners managing director Justin Caldbeck have closed their first fund together. Back in March, we reported that the two had started a new investm...