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5 reasons to attend: Annual Report to Members

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

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5 reasons to attend HobNob 2015

With the arrival of spring comes the arrival of event season here at the Partnership. One of our biggest and most anticipated events of the year, HobNob, is just around the corner and we have been hard at work to make this year’s event different from previous years. Boasting a

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Cherylyn Harley LeBon prepares for Power UP

Our Power UP series is an opportunity to discuss issues that are important to women in the workplace. We hosted our first of two annual Power UP events back in February, and it was well received. Attendees had the chance to move to different tables to discuss topics including leadership,

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Meet the 2015 ATHENA Awards Finalists

For 25 years, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership has been recognizing outstanding individuals in Buffalo Niagara who have achieved professional success and work hard to advance the status of women in the region. The process for our 2015 ATHENA Awards Ceremony began back in September 2014 when we opened the nomination

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What’s your business’ New Year’s resolution?

‘Tis the season for New Year’s resolutions. It may only be a couple days into the new year, but many people have already broken their resolutions. Here at the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, we can help make sure you business keeps its resolutions all year long. No matter the resolution, our

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Call for nominations – 2014 ATHENA Awards®

Do you know a Buffalo Niagara professional that is making a difference in our region? The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is excited to announce that we have opened nominations for the 2014 ATHENA Leadership Award®, and the ATHENA Young Professionals Award®. The ATHENA Awards® are designed to promote and honor the

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Takeaways from Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE)

The opportunity to connect and exchange ideas with hundreds of chambers of commerce doesn’t happen every day – but when it does, it is always extremely valuable. The other week, on behalf of The Partnership, I attended the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) meeting alongside Sara Schumacher, our

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Power UP: setbacks as stepping stones to success

Starting at 1:30 p.m. today, hosted at Artisan Kitchens & Baths, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership will hold its second Power UP event. As part of the event last year, I was inspired to meet women at different points of their career paths. The theme of this year’s (sold out) Power

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Jacquie Walker on Power UP 2014

Since joining The Partnership back in November, I have had June 6, 2014 circled on my calendar. Being able to plan Power UP, an event so strongly focused on women in business, was one task I couldn’t wait to get started on. Throughout my planning, Jacquie Walker from WIVB-TV has

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Power UP: Assertiveness in the workplace

Women play an extremely influential role in business, and it’s about time we start discussing it. Enter: Power Up. On June 6, leaders, both established and young professional, will share their experience of turning setbacks into successes in order to educate, inspire and promote women in business and the vital

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