Recommendation: A must attend event to network and build business connection. TIPS to Maximize your experience: I. Be prepared – biz cards, brochures and Capability Statement II. Practice your Biz pitch/ elevator speech III. Review workshop line up – make a strategic decision what you must attend. New York State’s MWBE Forum is the … Continue reading

CANALSIDE UPDATE: Canalside Buffalo a Waterfront destination

September  2014 Edition        Sheila E. Concert Canalside was the venue for one of Buffalo’s most memorable performances on July 23. The celebration included a ceremony where Mayor Byron Brown declared July 23rd as Sheila E. Day, and the talented musician returned the gratitude by delivering an electrifying performance to the crowd of thousands. A Summer … Continue reading


(Buffalo, NY) Buffalo is introducing a great opportunity for Business owners to introduce and expand your business. It’s the  new “Queen City Pop Up” Project, a unique opportunity for local retailers to receive FREE rent on Main Street in downtown Buffalo for the holiday season. Queen City Pop Up RFP  Queen City Pop Up RFP … Continue reading

Two Empowering Events Hosted by Women in the Spot Light Going Global

Join Women in the Spot Light Going Global for a weekend of workshops /panel discussions on… Saturday 8/16 with award winning author and keynote speaker Jack A. Daniels. Sunday 8/17 – 4th Annual Brunch with Keynote Speaker Detra M. Trueheart. Registration  

July 23 – NYS MWBE event to help businesses leverage local new economy

New York State Western NY MWBE Outreach Building Relationships and Making Connections for Success Download and View Event Flyer DASNY MWBE Outreach Event Buffalo July 2014 FINAL. (Albany, NY) In support of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s commitment to maximize opportunity for New York businesses, DASNY (the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York ) will … Continue reading

Canalside Update – August 2014

  August 2014 Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. is building a new destination Canalside offers an abundance of activities and opportunities for all!  Here’s a quick snapshot of the recent and upcoming events at Canalside: 20/20 with F-Bites is a hit! The new culinary experience for youth continues until August 26. For the schedule, visit: … Continue reading