Bud Colligan

Bud will outline GO-Biz’s strategy to enhance California’s global competitiveness in exporting, importing and Foreign Direct Investment.

Bud has a long career in international business, economic development, and tech management. He was previously co-Founder and co-Chairman of the Monterey Bay Economic Partnership from 2014 to 2019. He was a partner at Accel Partners from 1998 to 2015 and Chief Executive Officer at Macromedia from 1989 to 1997. He held multiple positions at Apple from 1983 to 1988, including International Product Manager-Macintosh.