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Young Professionals Convene at Hotel Lafayette for Networking Launch

Young Professionals Convene at Hotel Lafayette for Networking Launch

Buffalo Niagara 360 (BN360), the Buffalo Niagara Partnership’s young professionals program, will launch a new year of programming with its annual Kickoff Celebration at Pearl @ The Lafayette, on September 26.

“The Buffalo Niagara Partnership formed Buffalo Niagara 360 to prepare our region’s workforce with the skills needed by their employers,” said Christina Lopez, Manager of Workforce Development. “The annual Kickoff Celebration introduces a new year of programming for the next generation top executives. BN360 addresses leadership development, professional enrichment and regional engagement, so employers may attract and retain highly-skilled talent.”

Mercedes Benz of Buffalo Fashion Week Sept. 20-27

Mercedes Benz of Buffalo Fashion Week Sept. 20-27

As New York fashion week draws to a close Mercedes-Benz of Buffalo Fashion Week kicks off Thursday September 20-27 in Buffalo NY. Buffalo Fashion week got its start in the queen city in 2009 offering a full week of runways shows, fashion event and parties.

Clutter Buffalo DIY Market this Sunday

Clutter Buffalo DIY Market this Sunday

Celebrate fashion week this Sunday September 16 in Buffalo NY with Clutter as it host its Buffalo DIY market. Clutter host a bi monthly DIY Indie Market that includes collectors, wearable and visual artists, vintage clothing, records, jewelry, Zines and crafts by WNY artists and designers. Clutter states its mission is too provide a hand-picked market of vendors towards the DIY approach of creating artistic and useful products. This Sunday September 16 Clutter Six September edition will focus on the style and design of contemporary fashion and the rebirth of vintage by designers and collectors of WNY area. Clutter will celebrate its first year anniversary this Oct 5. All the vendors are handpicked and curated based upon the criteria and limitations of the objective of an independent and DIY creative driven market.

‘The Amulet’ is Latest Release From No Frills Buffalo

‘The Amulet’ is Latest Release From No Frills Buffalo

Western New York-based No Frills Buffalo publishing company has released a new book, “The Amulet,” by Hamburg native and Niagara University student Sarah Page.

Rich in Egyptian mythology and full of excitement, The Amulet is a fast-paced adventure story. Young Fala has never asked to be anything more than normal. She has only ever wanted to make her way in the world. But now, in the face of something far bigger than she is, she must pull together what little she knows and find the true owner of the amulet before it is too late. 

Niagara Business Tour to Showcase Development Opportunities in the County

Niagara Business  Tour to Showcase Development Opportunities in the County

Niagara County Economic Development Alliance (NCEDA), in conjunction with the Niagara County Industrial Development Agency (NCIDA) and the Niagara County Center for Economic Development, is set to host the fourth annual Niagara USA Business Familiarization Tour on September 13, from 3pm – 6:30 pm.  The tour is designed to increase awareness among Western New York and Southern Ontario economic development and business decision makers regarding the vast opportunities for business development in Niagara County, New York, USA.   The deadline to register for the free event has been extended to September 6. To register for free, please call 716.278.8760 or email caroline.caruso@ niagaracounty.com. Thank you again for your consideration.

Exclusive Tour of Buffalo's New $140 Million Federal Courthouse

Exclusive Tour of Buffalo's New $140 Million Federal Courthouse

JOIN THE URBAN LAND INSTITUTE OF WESTERN NEW YORK’S YOUNG LEADERS GROUP FOR AN EXCLUSIVE TOUR OF BUFFALO’S NEW $140 MILLION FEDERAL COURTHOUSE

Tour will be led by the Honorable William M. Skretny, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court, and will focus on the construction and architectural design

WHO: The Urban Land Institute’s Young Leaders Group of Western New York (ULI YLG of WNY), a subsidiary of the global nonprofit research and education organization, the Urban Land Institute, and the Honorable William M. Skretny, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court.

Buffalo CPA Wins ‘Accountant of the Month’ Contest

Buffalo CPA Wins ‘Accountant of the Month’ Contest

Buffalo CPA Wins ‘Accountant of the Month’ Contest

Via Facebook, Accounting Today Selects Sword-Wielding Accountant for July Honor

Accounting Today, a leading provider of professional news, tools and perspective for the tax and accounting community, has chosen Michael Biondo, tax manager at Freed Maxick CPAs of Buffalo, N.Y., as July’s “Accountant of the Month.”

The Accountant of the Month contest challenges Accounting Today’s audience and community of Facebook friends to break the stereotype that accountants are boring.  Entries are submitted through Accounting Today’s Facebook page. At the end of each month, the editors pick the CPA who they believe best demonstrates that accountants can be just as unconventional and outgoing, and just as, well, fun as other professionals.