Jennifer Fonstad

Aspect Ventures

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Co-founder of the Silicon Valley venture capital firm Aspect Ventures

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The verdict in a major sexual discrimination case is sending ripples through Silicon Valley this week.

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The verdict in a major sexual discrimination case is sending ripples through Silicon Valley this week.

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