Steve Budd, Partner

Steve Budd
Steve Budd 
recently held a position as a Product and Sales Manager at Protochips, Inc. where he is involved in various aspects of the business including operations, R&D, and marketing with a focus on developing a product that meets specific customer needs. He has management background in marketing, product development, and sales operations, with experience in life sciences and biomedical research. He holds an MBA from North Carolina State University and a BS/MS from UNC Wilmington in Biology.

Steve is thoroughly interested in entrepreneurial companies and enjoys leveraging creativity to solve problems in the marketplace. He believes startups are a major source of innovation today, and is greatly invested in driving their success. When he is not focused on business, Steve is outdoors hiking, camping, biking and scuba diving.