Finance and Insurance
Buffalo Niagara’s entire economy relies on the finance and insurance sectors in order to operate and expand all businesses. Financial and Insurance companies also champion and support regional economic initiatives that help Western New York compete for needed development, talent attraction, and residential growth. Join BNP as we bring leaders together to collaborate, strategize and chart the future of finance and insurance in our region.
Thurs., Oct. 5, 2023
8:30 am to 10:00 am
Buffalo Niagara Partnership
257 West Genesee Street, Suite 600
Buffalo, NY 14202
From the Blog
The workplace landscape is evolving at an unprecedented pace, and staying ahead of the curve is crucial for businesses aiming to attract and retain top talent. In the final session of our 4-part Hidden Talent series, we brought together a panel of industry experts to shed light on these critical shifts and provide actionable insights for employers.
In preparation for the 2023 elections, the BNP hosted an Erie County Executive Candidate Forum. Both candidates for Erie County’s highest office – incumbent Mark Poloncarz and challenger Chrissy Casilio – were given 45 minutes to address BNP members in a guided discussion.
After years of relentless advocacy to bolster Upstate NY’s innovation and manufacturing industries, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Congressman Brian Higgins announced the Buffalo-Rochester-Syracuse region have joined forces with a proposal to become a federally-designated Tech Hub in the first-of-its-kind nationwide competition created in his CHIPS & Science Bill.
The BNP organized a Capital Conversations event as part of our Government Affairs series to examine the workings of the H-1B program and explore potential reforms that could strengthen our regional economy.