Buffalo Business First looked at how the Buffalo Niagara region would be impacted should President Donald Trump’s biometric mandate be implemented.
In putting together our annual Advocacy Agenda, we survey our membership to gauge their pain points and areas of concern. Each year, our members continue to identify high taxes and escalating labor costs as their largest barriers to success. Those results are not surprising. Buffalo Niagara employers operate in one of the most highly taxes and overly regulated economic environments anywhere in the country.
Some days, I think we can all agree, there are not enough hours to get everything checked off our work to-do lists.
At many points in the strategic growth of a business, business leaders will often ask the question, why should I consider exporting?
As the end of our fiscal year approaches, our President & CEO, Dottie Gallagher-Cohen, is excited to reflect on the work that we and our member companies have accomplished over the past year and look ahead to what’s next for the region.
It’s been a great year in Buffalo, with progress being made in nearly every part of the city.
When you think about WNY economic development it’s a real alphabet soup – BNP, BNE, ECIDA, BUDC, IDA, ESD, WTC and that’s just the beginning.
On Oct. 28th, Erie County Legislator Ed Rath organized an Economic Development Forum and invited community leaders to participate.