Emergence names Viviana Faga operating partner

Emergence Capital said that Viviana Faga has joined the firm as an operating partner responsible for advising portfolio companies on strategy, branding, growth, operations and recruiting.

She also will evaluate startups for investments and run the firm’s marketing efforts.

Prior to joining Emergence, Faga was head of marketing for enterprise social at Microsoft and, before that, vice president of marketing at Yammer.

On LinkedIn, she shared her secrets of growth as she enters the world of VC.