43North Applications Now Available

43North awards $5 million in cash prizes, including a top prize of $1 million, to innovative startups from around the globe. And that’s not all – our winners also receive mentorship, incubator space, marketing exposure and tax breaks. We operate through the support of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Buffalo...

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The Owning It Speaker Series: Entrepreneurship: Find Your VOICE, How the Power of Communication Paves the Way for Success

 Building YOUR Business in Buffalo Some of the most influential women of WNY are stepping forward to help women and men of ALL backgrounds learn the skills to build a business in Buffalo!   WHAT:     Owning It Speaker Series at the West Side Bazaar: “Using the power of  YOUR Voice and...

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Online Service for New York Entrepreneurs

New York State just launched an online platform to ease the process for entrepreneurs interested in starting new ventures, and small business owners seeking to tap into business support programs and incentives to expand into new opportunities. New York Business Express is a user friendly one-stop-shop for all business related needs...

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NYS MWBE Disparity Study

Sheldon Anderson, communications director for Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes, is a masters-level student at Buffalo State. He is conducting a study, the purpose of which is to conduct a summative program evaluation on the New York State MWBE program.  He will identify if the MWBE program has merit, whether it should...

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United Way – 2017 Board Leadership Training

Train for Nonprofit Board Service & Meet Nonprofits with Board and Committee Openings United Way Board Leadership Training is designed for those looking to grow their skills to the next leadership level – becoming effective board members and helping nonprofits meet an amazingly diverse range of community needs. Why participate? It’s good...

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UB CAT Request for Proposals to provide funding for R&D projects

The University at Buffalo Center for Advanced Biomedical and Bioengineering Technology (UB CAT) program has just opened its annual request for proposals (RFP) to provide hard-to-find support, including critical funding for R&D projects. New and established life sciences companies of all sizes who wish to accelerate development or improvement of...

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WBFO highlights NAWBO’s joint speaker series with WEDI to further dialog with entrepreneurs from other countries

Source: http://news.wbfo.org/post/experts-launch-series-aimed-helping-entrepreneurs Date: January 16, 2017 Experts launch series aimed at helping entrepreneurs By AMANDA SNYDER, WBFO If you’ve ever launched a business or struggled to grow a new enterprise, you likely encountered numerous challenges. From grappling with legal and insurance issues, to mastering social media and fostering strong bonds with...

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The Owning It Speaker Series

NAWBO Buffalo Niagara and The Westminster Economic Development Initiative, Inc. have partnered on a speaker series on business development. “NAWBO’s overarching goal with this Series is to share the wealth of information and experiences of our women entrepreneurs. We believe collaborating and partnering with Buffalo’s emerging entrepreneurial community makes everyone...

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