Mark Suster is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist; managing partner at Upfront Ventures, the largest venture capital firm in Los Angeles. Suster is also prominent blogger in the startup venture capital world.
Suster joined Upfront Ventures (previously known as GRP Partners), an investment firm, in 2007. At Upfront, Suster leads investments in companies including Bird, as well as media innovations such as mitú, Nanit, Osmo, Tact, and uBeam. In about 2015, Grammy winning recording artist Chamillionaire joined Upfront Ventures, having met Mark Suster, and become one of the earliest co-investors in Maker Studios, now a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company.