It was recently announced that Steve Case – co-founder of AOL and CEO of Revolution – will be visiting Buffalo on Sept. 30 as part of the ‘Rise of the Rest’ initiative.
This is exciting news for the community, as according to this Buffalo News article, Case is coming here to shine his spotlight on our entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Today has been an exciting day for Buffalo Niagara’s entrepreneurs and start-up community.
While we are excited about the announcement of the second year of the 43 North business plan competition, we are equally excited for the teams who have been living and working in Buffalo since January.
Manufacturing is alive and well in Western New York. The local economy has a robust number of manufacturing companies in various industries with tremendous potential.
Regardless of the product being made, local manufacturers rely on sales to drive growth. However, if they only rely on sales within the U.S., then they miss out on substantial growth opportunities.
Have you been following 43 North, the world’s largest business plan competition? We have, and we can’t wait for the influx of new companies and ideas into the region.