BUSINESSWEEK ONLINE : NOVEMBER 1, 1999 ISSUE
BUSINESS WEEK E.BIZ -- PERSONALITIES

Kenneth A. Fox


MANAGING DIRECTOR, INTERNET CAPITAL GROUP

Born
Aug. 3, 1970, in Philadelphia

Childhood
Spent the summer when he was 18 spotting acquisitions for his father's manufacturing company.

Education
Graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 1993 with a BS in Economics. Says he really majored in social life.

Career
In 1993 completed one year of a two-year training program in investment banking at Goldman Sachs. Impatient to do his own deals, joined Safeguard Scientifics in 1994 and established the company's San Francisco office.

Early entrepreneurial efforts
Bought a $600 snowblower as a sophomore in high school with a buddy and spent three winters clearing driveways.



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