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August 31, 2023

Ian Gattie
VP, Marketing & Programs

Buffalo Niagara Partnership Announces Promotion of Grant Loomis to Senior Vice President

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is pleased to announce the promotion of Grant Loomis to the position of Senior Vice President, effective Friday, August 18. In his new role, Grant will continue to provide exemplary leadership and strategic guidance to the organization's economic development, workforce, and government relations initiatives.

Grant Loomis joined the Buffalo Niagara Partnership in 2015 as the Vice President, Government Affairs and his unwavering dedication, exceptional skills, and innovative thinking have led to a series of well-deserved promotions within the organization. He most recently served as Vice President, Government Affairs and Economic Development, where his contributions were instrumental in driving growth and fostering partnerships across the region.

Grant will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the Buffalo Niagara region and further advancing the BNP's mission of driving economic prosperity and community development.

"We are thrilled to announce Grant Loomis' promotion to Senior Vice President," said Dottie Gallagher, BNP President & CEO. "Grant's exceptional leadership, dedication, and strategic vision have been instrumental in propelling the Buffalo Niagara Partnership's success. As we look ahead to the future, Grant's expertise will be invaluable in guiding our organization’s efforts to grow the regional economy."


The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is the area’s regional chamber of commerce and privately-funded economic development organization. Partnership members employ more than a quarter of a million people in the Buffalo Niagara region. By mobilizing members and strategic partners around common goals, the Partnership grows private investment and jobs in Buffalo Niagara through advocacy, business development, and convening.