Earning the CEO Role

Jess Lee, Polyvore
In conversation with: Peter Fenton, Benchmark Capital

Polyvore CEO & Co-Founder Jess Lee describes how the organic growth of the company made for her natural transition in the CEO role, as it became “less about building the product and more about building the team that builds the product.” With Benchmark Capital’s Peter Fenton, Lee discusses CEO ambition, control issues, and unexpected aspects of the CEO role.