Fenton became a general partner at Benchmark a little more than a decade after graduating from Stanford, part of the famous class of which included the likes of Brian Acton, the founder of WhatsApp, and David Sacks, the C. Benchmark was an early investor in Twitter, back when it had 25 employees, and Fenton took an early seat on its board. It worked, at least at the time. He would not rest until Dorsey was back at the company, he said. That was many moons and many billions of dollars ago, of course, and Dorsey is, in fact, now back at the company as C. Fenton made his firm a small fortune from Twitter when it went public. Benchmark had a 6. The artist and bon vivant lived a spectacular life, but in death, shadows loom over his legacy.
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By Richard Johnson. The romantic situation looks a bit awkward since Fenton, one of five partners at famed venture firm Benchmark, was a big investor in Twitter and sat on its board until last May. Laura might still have some hard feelings, however. On Oct. Read Next. Questlove allegedly had 'Tonight Show' staffers fired over
He is a general partner at Benchmark , a venture capital firm. Fenton has steadily worked his way up the Forbes Midas List of the top technology investors, starting at no. He was also an early employee at Virage  before joining Benchmark in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Peter Fenton. January 25, Retrieved May 12, January 24, January 29, April 6,
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