Why Young Professionals Are Important to Our Sponsors

We would like to thank our sponsors for their continued commitment and engagement with the BN360 program. Their support confirms just how critical young professionals are to the future of the Buffalo Niagara region. Learn more about each of their individual commitments to YPs below. 

Title Sponsor

Alliance Advisory Group
Since Alliance Advisory Group’s inception in 1979, our commitment to the young professional community in the region has been demonstrated in our relationships with clients beginning, on average, at age 34. Our uncommon approach to our clients’ finances, which includes a focus on financial organization, proactively addresses three needs we all possess: the need for financial security, the need for financial confident and the need for financial clarity. We are excited and honored to once again join BN360 as a Platinum Sponsor and believe in jointly continuing to impact and influence our young professional community in significant ways.

Platinum Sponsors

Harris Beach, PLLC
Harris Beach partners strive to leave the firm in better condition than when they found it. This is accomplished by investing in the firm’s future leaders, which is why we proudly partner with BN360 in efforts to better prepare young professionals to become community leaders. Harris Beach strives to give its future leaders the tools, insights, and opportunities to achieve professional success. Our initial investment in this endeavor began in 1856, when Harris Beach was founded, and our continued return on this investment is further evidenced as we have since grown to be among the country’s top law firms.
Niagara University
Niagara University immerses students in outstanding, accredited academic programs that accentuate one-on-one learning with highly credentialed faculty. The NU approach to learning prepares individuals to excel in their career and to be change leaders in their chosen field. The university, which has aligned its institutional strategies to complement the social and economic goals of the region, is steadfastly committed to the development of young professionals in Western New York. Twenty-nine graduate programs are offered at Niagara, including MBA, education, counseling and criminal justice. Evening, weekend and online classes allow for flexible scheduling. Learn more about The Power of Niagara at www.niagara.edu/graduate.

Gold Sponsors

Canisius College
At Canisius, we are committed to the success of young professionals. For nearly 150 years, Canisius College has prepared outstanding graduates who contribute to the intellectual capital and leadership of our region. A Canisius education empowers young professionals to become leaders of character and integrity and prepares them for professional and personal success. Canisius alumni are innovators in their fields, inspiring their communities and dedicated to making the world a more just, compassionate and sustainable place. We recognize and support the impact that young professionals have on our Western New York Community and are proud to be a sponsor of Buffalo Niagara 360. Learn more about a Canisius education at www.canisius.edu.
D'Youville is an independent, coeducational college in Buffalo, New York with exceptional undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional programs committed to excellence, leadership and service. The college enjoys a strong enrollment from over 30 nations with opportunities to travel and learn abroad. Students are prepared for lives as change agents and problem-solvers in a world of growing complexity, striving to be responsible ambassadors for the greater good.
National Grid
National Grid knows that community commitment is a key component of keeping customers happy. Part of that commitment means building lasting relationships as we interact with business leaders, customers, elected officials, non profit organizations and other community leaders. Relationship-building and networking are also vital to Buffalo Niagara 360. This commitment that we share is what makes National Grid a proud sponsor of the Buffalo Niagara 360 program.

Silver Sponsors

Independent Health
Expanding the connections of our young professionals will not only help our region thrive, but will also offer Independent Health the opportunity to spread its mission of health and wellness to an ever-increasing network of focused, engaged individuals who are dedicated to making a difference in our community.
Key Resource Group
Key Resource Group is a local, independent, woman-owned staffing service in Buffalo, NY. After successfully placing countless young professionals in jobs they belong in for over three decades, we have worked with the exceptional young talent in WNY first hand. We are committed to contributing back to the leaders of our future, which is why we are honored to sponsor and support BN360.

YP Survey Sponsor

Bond, Schoeneck & King
At Bond, Schoeneck & King we understand the impact that young professionals have in our community. By committing to the development of young professionals, we are investing in the future leaders of our communities. Bond promotes the development of young professionals within the firm by providing mentoring, continuing education, an in depth performance review process and networking opportunities. We also encourage our associates to participate in pro bono work which provides excellent training opportunities not otherwise found at early stages in their development. Bond is proud to be a partner and sponsor of BN360 to help empower, support, and promote opportunities for young professionals in the Buffalo Niagara Region.

Spotlight Professionals Sponsor

Alpine Films
Alpine Films is committed to developing young professional talent; our business thrives on the input and creativity and yes, the energy that many younger people posses. Many of our hires are young professionals emerging into our culture; we learn from them as they learn from us. We cannot express more, the value of the up and coming generation, fresh eyes open new worlds to everyone involved in business. We are committed to invest in the future of the regional business community by encouraging and benefiting from the skills of today's young professional.