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Akron Chamber of Commerce

We're a consortium of volunteer members from all segments of our community; business, professional, agricultural, and civic that form a private, non-profit organization, actively engaged in business and community development.

Molly Schrock

Phone: (716) 542-4050

PO Box 248
Akron, NY 14001

Alden Chamber of Commerce

The Alden Chamber of Commerce was organized to actively support business, industry, institutions, organizations and individuals in an effort to enhance the quality of life for the residents of the Village and Town of Alden.

Sue Galbraith

Phone: (716) 937-6177

13500 Broadway
Alden, NY 14004

Amherst Chamber of Commerce

It is the mission of the Amherst Chamber to nurture a strong economic environment, while providing members the tools to ensure their success. A collaborative organization, headquartered in Amherst, services all of WNY.

Christine Langenfeld

Phone: (716) 632-6905

400 Essjay Road
Suite 150
Buffalo, NY 14221

Amherst Industrial Development Agency (AIDA)

Authorizes industrial revenue bonds for eligible industrial and commercial projects in the Town of Amherst.

Benjamin Ansell


4287 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14226

Association for Talent Development (ATD) Buffalo Niagara

Our mission for programming is to provide educational and development opportunities for our members and the greater community.

Brooke McMillian

Phone: (716) 648-0972

PO Box 888
Hamburg, NY 14075

BDA | Business Design & Advancement

Step into our BPO agency, a hub of diversity driving unparalleled virtual services. We redefine industry norms, offering a diverse marketplace with over 250 services catering to private sector, public sector, and small business needs.

Latoishanai Jeter

Phone: (716) 510-3645

651 Delaware Avenue Suite 140
Buffalo, NY 14202

Better Business Bureau of Upstate New York

Better Business Bureau services the 48 counties of Upstate New York from our headquarters in Amherst.

Catarina Schmieder

Phone: (716) 881-5222

100 Bryant Wood South
Amherst, NY 14228


BootSector’s a grassroots community with a mission to empower, educate, and support the next generation of local entrepreneurs and startup leaders.

Kat Carter



Buffalo & Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority

Serves as an integral link between the U.S. and Canada for the import/export of commercial goods and raw materials

Ron Rienas

Phone: (716) 884-6744 Ext: 226

One Peace Bridge Plaza
Buffalo, NY 14213

Buffalo and Erie County Public Library (B&ECPL)

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (B&ECPL) consists of a Central Library, 8 branches in the City of Buffalo and 22 contract member libraries which operate 28 facilities outside the City of Buffalo.

Carol Kowalik-Happy

Phone: (716) 858-8900

1 Lafayette Sq
Buffalo, NY 14203

Buffalo Employment and Training Center (BETC)

The Buffalo Employment and Training Center (BETC) is a comprehensive American Job Center. Job seekers and employers may access a wide array of free employment and training-related services, so that workers, job seekers, and businesses can conveniently receive the help they need under one roof.

Demone Smith

Phone: (716) 856-5627

77 Goodell Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Buffalo Niagara Convention Center (BCC)

Versatile site for conventions and trade shows. Has 64,410 sq. ft. of exhibit space.

Heather Petrino

Phone: (716) 855-5536

One Convention Center Plaza
Buffalo, NY 14202

Buffalo Niagara Manufacturing Alliance (BNMA)

This is the region's largest business organization with over 3,200 members. The partnership is engaged in business advocacy, business development and business services for the benefit of its members. It publishes the Buffalo Niagara Partnership’s Membership Directory and Destination Buffalo Niagara.

Peter Ahrens

Phone: (716) 994-0927

169 Bullis Road
Cowlesville, NY 14037

Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC)

At BNMC we are building an Innovation Community where everyone can access great programming and the valuable resources they need to start or grow their business.

Matt Enstice

Phone: (716) 218-7157

640 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Buffalo Niagara Partnership

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is the area’s regional chamber of commerce and privately-funded economic development organization. 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.

Liz Benkovich

Phone: (716) 852-7100

257 W. Genesee Street
Suite 600

Buffalo Place, Inc.

A not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the economic health and quality of life in the downtown business district. Actively promotes the downtown business district.

Michael T. Schmand

Phone: (716) 856-3150

671 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Buffalo Purchasing Initiative

The Buffalo Purchasing Initiative (BPI) was developed to create a convening resource for Buffalo’s large employers to explore strategies and share resources to expand purchasing opportunities with local businesses owned by people of color.

Mauricio Diaz

Phone: (716) 331-7097


Buffalo Urban Development Corporation (BUDC)

BUDC serves to create a dynamic and responsive project development process and team, capable of meeting the special needs and challenges associated with urban and high impact project area development.

Rebecca Gandour

Phone: (716) 856-6525

95 Perry Street
Suite 404
Buffalo, NY 14203

Buffalo Urban League

Empowering African Americans, other minorities, and disadvantaged individuals to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights.

Thomas Beafuord, Jr.

Phone: (716) 250-2400

15 Genesee Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency (BURA) - Housing Office

The Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency (BURA) is a public benefit corporation that was formed by an act of New York State Legislature in 1966. Its corporate purpose includes the general planning and operation of various urban renewal programs designed to prevent or eliminate blight and deterioration in the City of Buffalo.

Yvonne McCray

Phone: (716) 851-5035

65 Niagara Square
Room 920, City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

Buffalo World Trade Association

A networking group to promote good will and trade between the area and the rest of the world.

Barbara Saieva

Phone: (716) 685-1781

PO Box 130
Lancaster, NY 14086

Business Council of New York State, Inc.

Private sector lobbying group for New York State businesses.

Heather Bricetti

Phone: (518) 465-7511 Ext: 201

152 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12210

Canadian Consulate General

The consulate has offices that handle tourism, immigration, and public affairs. Facilitates trade from Canada into the United States.

Phylliss Yaffe

Phone: (212) 596-1628

466 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017

Center for Urban Studies (CUS)

CUS is a research, planning, and development institute dedicated to eliminating inequality and injustice through the development neighborhood regeneration projects.

Dr. Henry Louis Taylor, Jr.

Phone: (716) 829-2305

3435 Main Street
Room 330 Hayes Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214

Chamber Alliance of NYS

The Chamber Alliance of New York State is an Association of New York State Chamber Professionals. The group consists of the top membership, marketing, communications, and non-dues professionals from across New York State.

Kristina Groff

Phone: (716) 684-5838

4455 Genesee Street
Buffalo, NY 14225

Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce

We work with a variety of community partners including the Town of Cheektowaga, the Cheektowaga Economic Development Corporation, the Small Business Administration, the Small Business Development Center, SCORE Buffalo Niagara, and more, to provide assistance and opportunities to our member businesses.

Kristina Groff

Phone: (716) 684-5838

2875 Union Road
AppleTree Business Park
Cheektowaga, NY 14227

Cheektowaga Economic Development Corporation

The Cheektowaga Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) is a quasi-public local development corporation and 501 (c) 3 not-for profit agency.

Kristina Groff

Phone: (716) 684-5838

275 Alexander Avenue
Cheektowaga, NY 14211

City of Buffalo

The Division of Development in the Mayor's Office of Strategic Planning strives to make doing business in Buffalo as seamless as possible.

Trevor Griffis

Phone: (716) 851-5053

65 Niagara Square
Room 901, City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

Clarence Chamber of Commerce Inc.

The Clarence Chamber of Commerce is a dynamic organization dedicated to fostering the growth of business and the Clarence Community since 1954. We're dedicated to helping area businesses prosper through marketing support, educational enrichment, business mentoring and networking opportunities.

Amy Engler

Phone: (716) 631-3888

8899 Main Street
Suite 4, PO Box 177
Harris Hill, NY 14221

Clarence Industrial Development Agency

Authorizes industrial revenue bonds for eligible industrial and commercial projects in the Town of Clarence.

Christopher Kempton

Phone: (716) 741-0149

1 Town Place
Clarence, NY 14031

Construction Exchange

The Construction Exchange is the largest construction association in WNY, with 900+ member companies.

AmyRae Nessa

Phone: (716) 874-3435

2660 William Street
Buffalo, NY 14227

Cooperation Buffalo

Cooperation Buffalo is a community-led resource center, a team of cooperative business developers and educators, and a community-controlled non-extractive loan fund. We mobilize workers to achieve economic security through cooperative business ownership, generating wealth and power in communities most affected by inequality.

Andrew Delmonte

Phone: (716) 541-0407


ECC Employment and Training Center

Offers job seekers access to a wide array of job training, education and employment services all under one roof. Services include, but are not limited to the following: career counseling, resume development, interviewing assistance, job training, classroom instruction and job referral and placement.

Dr. Adiam Tsegai

Phone: (716) 270-4444

3176 Abbott Road
Orchard Park, NY 14127

Eden Chamber of Commerce

Together We Grow – Our mission is to support our business members, while enhancing the quality of life for our citizens, and promoting our town for new development opportunities.

Tracy Keller

Phone: (716) 992-4799

8226 N Main Street
Eden, NY 14057

Eden Economic Development, Town of

Provides assistance to existing and new businesses interested in locating in the Town of Eden.

Edward Krycia

Phone: (716) 992-3408

2795 Church Street
Eden, NY 14057


Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) is accelerating economic and social impact in communities nationwide through inclusive entrepreneurship.

Sonya Tareka



Empire Digital Signs

Let us become your true integration partner for full turnkey digital signage nationwide. Our dedication and experience speaks for itself, from indoor to outdoor digital signage, event rentals, and cloud-based signage software, we got you covered!

Wayne Didas

Phone: (585) 458-6087

200 W Ridge Rd Suite 212
Rochester, NY 14615

Empire State Development Corporation (ESD)

New York State's Economic Development Agency offers a full menu of business assistance, including financial resources and technical expertise for facility expansions, machinery and equipment purchases, site and infrastructure development, manufacturing productivity analysis, workforce training, global export market development, and recycling business investments. It has the ability to act as primary point of contact for all business and planning inquiries and needs.

Lorrie Abounader

Phone: (716) 846-8200

95 Perry Street
Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14203

Entrepreneurial Assistance Program

Entrepreneurship Assistance Centers (EAC) is an enterprise development program with centers located in communities throughout New York State that provide instruction, training, technical assistance, and support services to individuals who are interested in starting or recently started their own business, or entrepreneurs seeking to expand or strengthen their early-stage business.

EAC Team

Phone: (212) 803-3234

95 Perry Street
Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14203

Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC)

The ECHDC is a subsidiary agency of Empire State Development (ESD). Its vision is to revitalize WNY’s waterfront and restore economic growth to Buffalo, based on the region’s legacy of pride, urban significance and natural beauty.

Robert Gioia

Phone: (716) 846-8200

95 Perry Street
Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14203

Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project

Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) provides free civil legal services to low income individuals and small not-for-profits in the greater Western New York region. VLP also offers a number of legal advice and counsel clinics in the WNY Area.

Emily Alvarez

Phone: (716) 847-0662

438 Main Street
7th Floor
Buffalo, NY 14202

Erie County Clerk's Office

The County Clerk’s Office is responsible for recording, filing, and maintaining a central repository of legal documents and records, including: property titles, land and real estate transactions, and transactions related to corporate filings, assumed names, and Supreme Court and County Court papers.

Michael P. Kearns

Phone: (716) 858-8785

92 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202

Erie County Department of Real Property Tax Services

Erie County Department of Real Property Tax Services is responsible for collection of county taxes, foreclosure and enforcement. It also maintains current property tax maps and data.

Scott Bylewski

Phone: (716) 858-7555

95 Franklin Street
Room 100
Buffalo, NY 14202

Erie County Dept of Economic Development

Erie County Office of Economic Development provides resources and assistance to small businesses from startup to established companies.

Vicki Haas

Phone: (716) 858-8390

95 Franklin Street
10th Floor
Buffalo, NY 14202

Erie County Div. of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

The mission of the EEO Office is to help build an inclusive workforce in an environment that fosters dignity and respect for the individual through best customer practices and focus on the taxpayer, and cultivates business and economic development opportunities for minority and women owned businesses.

James Blackwell

Phone: (716) 858-7542

95 Franklin Street
Room 931
Buffalo, NY 14202

Erie County Industrial Development Agency (ECIDA)

The Erie County IDA helps growing businesses reach their expansion goals. Our tax incentives, business loans and light-medium manufacturing land development keep Erie County competitive in attracting and retaining successful businesses.

Andy Federick

Phone: (716) 856-6525 Ext: 128

95 Perry St
Suite 403
Buffalo, NY 14203

Erie County Veterans Service Agency

Our mission is to inform veterans, current service members, and their families of the many federal, state, and local benefits that they may be eligible for.

David J. Shenk

Phone: (716) 858-6291

95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202

Evans Community Development, Town of

Provides assistance to existing and new businesses interested in locating in the Town of Evans.

Wiliam Smith

Phone: (716) 549-0945

8787 Erie Road
Angola, NY 14006

Evans-Brant Chamber of Commerce

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Phone: (716) 780-2085

PO Box 743
Derby, NY 14047

Fillmore Forward

A community-based nonprofit supported by community members and organizations revitalizing the business districts of MLK and Broadway-Fillmore.

Carl at Filmore Forward


780 Fillmore Ave
Buffalo, NY 14212

Forge Buffalo

Forge Buffalo is built exclusively for job seekers and business owners in our region. Together, we are creating new opportunities for people to connect in the Queen City.

Christian Gaddis


Seneca One Tower - 1 West Seneca St.
Floor 24
Buffalo, NY 14203


Birgit Asbornsen

Phone: (518) 768-7030

25 Monroe St
Suite 201
Albany, NY 12210

Good Neighbor Fund

We award $1,000 micro-grants to under-resourced entrepreneurs.

Jason Bartz

Phone: (716) 256-9656

363 Grant Street
Buffalo, NY 14213

Goodwill of Western New York

Arlene Short

Phone: (716) 854-3494 Ext: 3306

1119 William Street
Buffalo, NY 14206

Gowanda Area Chamber of Commerce

Nicholas Crassi

Phone: (716) 532-2834

PO Box 45
Gowanda, NY 14070

Grand Island Chamber of Commerce

Since 1947, the work of the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce continues to focus on contributing to the growth of our members & their businesses and supporting the growth & prosperity of the Grand Island community.

Eric Fiebelkorn

Phone: (716) 773-3651

1870 Whitehaven Road
Grand Island, NY 14072

Greater Buffalo Building Owners & Mgs. Assoc. (BOMA)

A non-profit trade association of over 110 property professionals within the commercial real estate industry. Offers Real Property Administrator (RPA) Programs. In representing its members and the business community to local and State officials, BOMA speaks as an industry-wide voice providing a more powerful and dynamic representation.

Jennifer Aiple

Phone: (716) 856-3801

465 Main Street
Suite 130
Buffalo, NY 14203

Greater Buffalo-Niagara Regional Transportation Council (GBNRTC)

Buffalo - Niagara Falls area metropolitan planning organization responsible for transportation studies, planning, and programming of federal transportation funds in Erie and Niagara Counties.

Hal Morse

Phone: (716) 856-2026

438 Main Street
Suite 503
Buffalo, NY 14202

Greater East Aurora Chamber of Commerce

We are a business advocacy organization dedicated to encouraging business growth, promoting tourism, and providing legislative leadership to benefit the seven communities we serve.

Victoria Sturman

Phone: (716) 652-8444

652 Main Street
East Aurora, NY 14052

Hamburg Industrial Development Agency (HIDA)

As part of the Hamburg Development Companies - in conjunction with the Hamburg Development Corporation - the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency’s overall mission is to stimulate economic development within the Town of Hamburg.

Sean Doyle

Phone: (716) 648-4145

6122 South Park Avenue
Hamburg, NY 14075


Meeting Rooms and Event Space for corporate meetings and events, fundraisers, celebrations and more! Reserve any of HANSA’s five meeting rooms or event space. All rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art audiovisual and telecommunication services. Catering is available.

Kellena Kane

Phone: (716) 256-2500

505 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Home Headquarters, Inc.

The organization has played a major role in stabilizing and revitalizing Central and Upstate New York neighborhoods by directly facilitating more than 5,000 homebuyers; providing more than $140 million in home improvement loans and grants and $28 million in down payment assistance and first mortgage financing; removing more than 525 derelict structures; rehabilitating 230 formerly vacant properties and constructing more than 70 new, energy-efficient homes. More than 18,000 people have come to Home HeadQuarters seeking education and counseling on buying a home, building family wealth, becoming credit smart or keeping their home from foreclosure. Home HeadQuarters is one of the leading lenders to families looking to repair their homes in the city of Syracuse, providing 65% of all lending activity to families of color and out lending all other financial institutions combined.

Anna Falicov


726 Exchange St.
Suite 820b
Buffalo, NY 14210

Ibero Business Center: Western NY

Ibero, a dual language multi service agency that uplifts, empowers, and advocates for Latinos and the underserved to achieve equity and become fully valued community members.

Ann Enger

Phone: (716) 418-4782


Insyte Consulting

Insyte Consulting helps WNY manufacturing and technology companies succeed. We are hands-on, working closely with you and your team to make your business more competitive. We are not academics or theorists, but pragmatists who know what it takes to get things done.

Benjamin Rand

Phone: (716) 636-3626

76 Exchange Street
Suite 812
Buffalo, NY 14204


We're a globally recognized technology solutions provider & staffing agency, dedicated to empowering small businesses. We specialize in reducing operational costs & boosting revenue for small businesses through our on, near, and offshore staffing.

Frank Tilleli

Phone: (716) 545-3815

40 West Evergreen Ave,
Philadelphia, PA 19118

International Agri-Center

Versatile site for conventions and trade shows with 47,500 square feet of exhibit space.

Jessica Underberg

Phone: (716) 648-9733

5600 McKinley Pkwy
Hamburg, NY 14075

International Institute of Buffalo NY, Inc.

Our vision is an inclusive multicultural Western New York that embraces all people.
We see our role as serving clients and as strenuous advocates for the foreign born.
We believe immigrants and refugees are critical to the resurgence of Western New York.

Jennifer Rizzo-Choi

Phone: (716) 883-1900

864 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209

Invest Buffalo Niagara (IBN)

Founded in 1999, Invest Buffalo Niagara is the region’s nonprofit, privately funded economic development organization representing the eight counties of Western New York.

Our mission is to attract new employers to the Buffalo Niagara region and support business attraction, expansion, and entrepreneurship. To do so, invest Buffalo Niagara collaborates with local businesses, colleges and universities, nonprofit organizations, and elected officials at the federal, state, and local levels to deliver a unified response to regional economic development opportunities.

The team of professional economic development consultants at Invest Buffalo Niagara provides free and confidential services to companies considering the Buffalo Niagara region, particularly for the first time.

Kim Grant

Phone: (716) 338-3316

257 W. Genesee Street
Suite 600
Buffalo, NY 14202

Kenmore - Town of Tonawanda Chamber of Commerce

We are the FACE of Business. We Facilitate, Advocate. Connect, and Educate

Cathy Piciulo

Phone: (716) 874-1202

3411 Delaware Avenue
Suite 206
Kenmore, NY 14217

Lackawanna Community Development Corp. (LCDC)

The (LCDC) offers tax incentives, low cost financing and technical assistance to existing businesses in the City, and to new companies interested in locating in the City. The LCDC also assists existing Empire Zone companies.

Lauren Jednak

Phone: (716) 823-5124

640 Ridge Road
Buffalo, NY 14218

Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce

The Lancaster Depew Elma Chamber of Commerce is a volunteer organization of business, professional, industrial, and community leaders working together to create and maintain an economically strong area.

Sally Stier

Phone: (716) 681-9755

11 West Main Street
Suite 100, PO Box 284
Lancaster, NY 14086

Lancaster Industrial Development Agency (LIDA)

The mission of the LIDA is to promote economic growth and development in the Lancaster, New York area. The LIDA assists qualified private sector industries and businesses by offering incentive programs to encourage the creation, expansion or relocation of businesses in our community.

Robert Benzel

Phone: (716) 683-1610

21 Central Avenue
Lancaster, NY 14086

Launch NY: Western NY

Launch NY is a nonprofit venture development organization in Upstate New York. We provide pro bono mentoring and access to risk capital for high-growth startups.

Crystal Wallace

Phone: (716) 465-6104

77 Goodell Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)

LISC WNY focuses on Neighborhood Livability, Housing, Income and Wealth Building, and Neighborhood Business. We support these local initiatives by providing Nonprofit Support and Coaching for on-the-ground organizations and community leaders.

Tyra Johnson Hux

Phone: (716) 322-2311

1035 Broadway Street
Suite 423
Buffalo, NY 14212

National Fuel

Delivers natural gas to all areas of Erie County and most of WNY. Provides technical assistance for equipment applications, and energy conservation projects and methods. Discounted rate offered within a NYS Empire Zone for qualified customers.

Joseph Russo

Phone: (716) 686-6123

6363 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221

National Grid

Economic development services include electric pricing, emissions credits, site location assistance, and productivity enhancement assessments. National Grid is the largest utility company in Upstate New York. The shovel ready web site provides a comprehensive resource for building and site location information.

Amanda Vitullo

Phone: (800) 664-6729

300 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13202

New York Power Authority

NYPA's Mission: Lead the transition to a carbon-free, economically vibrant New York through customer partnerships, innovative energy solutions, and the responsible supply of affordable, clean, and reliable electricity.

Daniella Piper

Phone: (914) 681-6200

123 Main Street
New York Power Authority
White Plains, NY 10601

New York State Electric & Gas Corporation (NYSEG)

NYSEG provides electric transmission and distribution service to communities of Cheektowaga, Clarence, East Aurora, Hamburg, Orchard Park, West Seneca, and eastern and southern Erie County. Also provides technical assistance and energy price incentives for economic development purposes.

Paul Huonker

Phone: (607) 762-4022

18 Link Drive
Binghamton, NY 13904

Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA)

Operates mass transit systems (rail and bus) and airports for both Erie and Niagara counties.

Kimberly A. Minkel

Phone: (716) 855-7470

181 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC)

Regional office is the first point of contact for obtaining and renewing DEC permits and for reporting environmental or natural resources problems. Uses permits to control pollution of air and water, transport and disposal of solid and hazardous wastes, pesticide use, mining and mined land reclamation.

Abby M. Snyder

Phone: (716) 851-7200

270 Michigan Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14203

NYS Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA)

NYSEG provides electric transmission and distribution service to communities of Cheektowaga, Clarence, East Aurora, Hamburg, Orchard Park, West Seneca, and eastern and southern Erie County. Also provides technical assistance and energy price incentives for economic development purposes.

Kelly Tyler

Phone: (716) 842-1522

726 Exchange Street
Suite 821
Buffalo, NY 14210

Orchard Park Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber’s mission is to serve our membership as a catalyst – the organization through which business and professional people work together for the common good of the community.

Donald Lorentz

Phone: (716) 662-3366

6524 E. Quaker Street
Orchard Park, NY 14127

Orchard Park Economic Development Committee

Offers assistance to local businesses and new companies interested in the Town of Orchard Park.

John Murray

Phone: (716) 636-3626 Ext: 302

3623 Eggert Road
Orchard Park, NY 14127

Parachute Consumer Credit Counseling Service

Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Buffalo is now Parachute Credit Counseling, a nonprofit agency. Parachute Credit Counseling has continued to expand service offerings to provide solutions to the complex financial situations that individuals are faced with navigating.

Lisa Frankenberger



PITCH Hamburg

PITCH Hamburg is a nonprofit organization that supports the creation of new small businesses that add to the economic vibrancy of Hamburg, NY. PITCH was created to help entrepreneurs starting up any small business by offering mentorship, programming

Annamaria Masucci

Phone: (716) 926-6494

40 Main Street
Hamburg, NY 14075


At Pursuit, our mission is simple: to provide businesses with affordable loans and resources so that they can reach higher, transform and grow. This transformation may start with an individual borrower, but ultimately extends into the broader community, taking shape as new employment opportunities, economic development, and positive change.

Sherri Falck

Phone: (716) 364-4081

334 E. Utica Street
Buffalo, NY 14208

Right To Start

Zulmary Cruz




Since 1964, SCORE has helped more than 11 million entrepreneurs start, grow or successfully exit a business. SCORE's 10,000 volunteers provide free, expert mentoring, resources and education in all 50 U.S. states and territories.

Ted Galantowicz

Phone: (636) 236-4645

130 South Elmwood Avenue
Suite 540
Buffalo, NY 14202

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Provides one-to-one counseling to start-up and existing small businesses on a wide range of advisory, training and research services including the preparation of business plans, marketing programs and financial strategies.

Andrea Lizak, M.S

Phone: (716) 878-4030

1300 Elmwood Ave
Cleveland Hall 206
Buffalo, NY 14222

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Phone: (816) 235-5866

4747 Troost Ave
Kansas City, MO 64110

Southtowns Regional Chamber of Commerce

We are a not-for-profit business membership action agency designed to meet new, existing, and growing business and community needs. We provide one-on-one consultation or will provide a network of resources to help you reach your goals.

Jamie Decker

Phone: (716) 649-7917

PO Box 848
Hamburg, NY 14075

SUNY ATTAIN Lab @ Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority

State University of New York ATTAIN (Advanced Technology Training And Information Networking) center is a community based center offering an assortment of academic, occupational, and employability courses. These courses are geared to introduce, as well as supplement students with educational and vocational skills, through advanced technology training for a high-demanding technological world.

Mayra Colon-Ruiz

Phone: (716) 645-1997

555 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Taste NY at the Western NY Welcome Center

Taste NY program has highlighted the quality, diversity, and economic impact of food and beverages grown, produced, or processed in NYS.

Molly Vigrass

Phone: (716) 773-0970

1999 Alvin Road
Grand Island, NY 14072

The Enterprise Center at PathStone

PathStone Enterprise Center is the CDFI affiliate of Rochester-based non-profit, PathStone Corporation. PathStone Enterprise Center has operated since 1998 making small business loans from offices in Rochester, Buffalo and Ponce, Puerto Rico.

Yahaira Zapata

Phone: (585) 340-3324

400 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607

The Exchange at Beverly Gray

The Beverly Gray Center serves small businesses on Buffalo’s East Side and throughout WNY.

Derrick Parson

Phone: (716) 800-2171

334 E. Utica Street
Buffalo, NY 14208

The Foundry

Community makerspace and business incubator in the east side of Buffalo, NY.

Tamara Lewis

Phone: (716) 885-1381

298 Northampton St
Buffalo, NY 14208

Third Eye Network

Third Eye Network, LLC (TEN) is an innovative multicultural marketing and management strategy consortium serving a diverse multisector clientele.

Dr. Lomax Campbell

Phone: (585) 877-6468

250 Mill Street
Rochester, NY 14614

Tonawandas Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber of Commerce of the Tonawandas is a membership organization that provides a strong source of services, support and networking for business and industry in the Tonawandas. We create a positive environment for continuous improvement of our business climate through our proactive involvement with government, community and education leaders. We vigorously promote business and economic development to enhance the quality of life.

Sarah Nelson

Phone: (716) 692-5120

254 Sweeney Street
North Tonawanda, NY 14120

Town of Amherst Economic Development

The mission of the Economic Development Department is to promote business growth and other economic development interests within the community with the goal of reducing the tax burden on residents.

Benjamin Ansell

Phone: (716) 238-3409

5583 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

The Army Corps of Engineers Buffalo District is made up of a diverse group of individuals from a variety of disciplines and expertise. These individuals work together every day to build a strong cohesive team that is committed to maintaining the Nations waterways and structures.

LTC Jason A. Toth

Phone: (716) 879-4104

1776 Niagara Street
Buffalo, NY 14207

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

USCIS is the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States. We are 19,000 government employees and contractors working at more than 200 offices across the world. USCIS upholds America’s promise as a nation of welcome and possibility with fairness, integrity, and respect for all we serve.

Edward Newman

Phone: (716) 843-7900

306 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14201

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Responsible for assessment and collection of all duties, taxes and fees on imported merchandise, the enforcement of customs and other related laws, and administration of other federal regulations.

Rose Brophy

Phone: (716) 626-0400

300 Airborne Parkway
Suite 300
Cheektowaga, NY 14225

U.S. Department of Commerce

The Department of Commerce's mission is to create the conditions for economic growth and opportunity for all communities. Through its 13 bureaus, the Department works to drive U.S. economic competitiveness, strengthen domestic industry, and spur the growth of quality jobs in all communities across the country.

Rosanna Masucci

Phone: (716) 554-4191

130 South Elmwood Avenue
Suite 530
Buffalo, NY 14202

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

Created in 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) continues to help small business owners and entrepreneurs pursue the American dream. SBA is fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise.

Gregory Lindberg

Phone: (716) 551-5670

130 South Elmwood Ave
Suite 540
Buffalo, NY 14202

UB Business & Entrepreneur Partnerships

Startup support to launch or grow your business. We don’t start companies; we help entrepreneurs start and scale companies. Whether you're a novice innovator just getting started or a seasoned founder positioned for growth, we'll pull up our sleeves to help transform your big idea into a profitable venture.

Jeffrey Dunbar

Phone: (716) 842-2111

701 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

UB Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL)

The Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) is the premier Western New York resource for entrepreneurs like you who are looking to overcome your challenges, inspire innovation, and propel your business to growth and profitability.

Kate Moody

Phone: (716) 885-5715

77 Goodell Street
Suite 201
Buffalo, NY 14203

UB Engineering Student Employment Program

The University at Buffalo's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences offers opportunities to work in a dynamic and growth oriented organization.

Dean C. Millar

Phone: (716) 645-0971

412 Bonner Hall
UB North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14228

UB National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis (NCGIA)

NCGIA at Buffalo (hereafter 'the Center') has focused its missions on excellence in GIScience research and provide services to UB and local communities.

Ling Bian

Phone: (716) 645-0484

301 Wilkeson Quad
State Univ. at NY
Buffalo, NY 14228

UB Technology Transfer

At the University at Buffalo, innovative technology is developed through the creative pursuits of our faculty, staff and students and through targeted research in collaboration with industry partners. Technology Transfer facilitates new technology commercialization and industry sponsored research projects that help companies solve problems and grow.

Jeffrey Dunbar

Phone: (716) 645-8134

520 Lee Entrance
Suite 109, UB Commons
Buffalo, NY 14228

UB The Center for Industrial Effectiveness (TCIE)

We develop excellence in people, processes and technology. Start, grow and sustain your business with assets of the University at Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

Timothy Leyh

Phone: (716) 645-8844

1576 Sweet Home Road
Buffalo, NY 14228

Urban Chamber of Commerce

Shantelle Patton

Phone: (716) 380-2916

1879 Whitehaven Rd Ste 3 PMB 3026
Grand Island, NY 14072

Visit Buffalo Niagara (VBN)

Buffalo Niagara provides authentic and unexpected experiences to inquisitive explorers. The region’s revitalized waterfront, restored architecture, thriving arts scene, culinary renaissance, vibrant neighborhoods, outdoor activities and historic charm make it a not-to-be-missed treasure.

Patrick Kaler

Phone: (716) 852-0511

617 Main Street
Suite 200
Buffalo, NY 14203

West Seneca Chamber of Commerce

Growing nonprofit business association working to grow and promote the West Seneca & WNY business communities!

Joe Kirchmyer

Phone: (716) 674-4900

1300 Union Road
West Seneca, NY 14224

Westminster Economic Development Initiative (WEDI)

WEDI strengthens communities through a continuum of educational and financial resources, removing systemic barriers to economic equity for all Western New Yorkers. Services are only provided to clients who live within Erie and Niagara Counties.

Lou Hall

Phone: (716) 393-2860

436 Grant Street
Buffalo, NY 14213
Buffalo, NY 14213

WNY Chinese Chamber of Commerce

Western New York Chinese Chamber of Commerce (WNY-CCC) is a non-profit organization operating under the Chinese Club of Western New York (CC-WNY). Its primary mission is to provide a platform for the local Chinese business owners, individuals, and other business entities to network and communicate. It will also function as a catalyst to promote entrepreneurship within the Chinese American community of WNY and foster beneficial collaborations between Chinese and American business.

Jasmine Chen

Phone: (716) 604-4665

PO Box 527
Lancaster, NY 14086

WNY Foreign Trade Zones Operators, Inc.

Operator of FTZ’s Site 1 - Gateway Trade Center. Railroad, truck, water and air transportation are conveniently available. Duty free domestic and distribution, and third party services. Special tax advantages available for qualified firms.

Timothy J. Palisano

Phone: (716) 823-2142

10 North Gates Avenue
Lackawanna, NY 14218

WNY Law Center's Small Business Legal Clinic

The WNY Law Center provides free legal services to small business owners/entrepreneurs at any stage of their business lifespan. Services include, but are not limited to, formation, contracts, leases, taxes, employee vs independent contractors, selling/closing/dissolving a business. We are the only program of our kind in the region that provides free legal services to small business owners.

Lyndsay Licata

Phone: (716) 855-0203 Ext: 147

37 Franklin Street
Suite 210
Buffalo, NY 14202

WNY Sustainable Business Roundtable

SBR is a network of public and private sector organizations working together to demonstrate how WNY businesses can be leaders in integrating sustainability into their business plans to benefit staff, the environment, and their bottom line.

Alexandra Holland

Phone: (716) 392-6423

95 Franklin Street
Room 1077
Buffalo, NY 14202

WNY Venture Association

The Western New York Venture Association holds a series of networking meetings that feature presentations by two pre-screened startup companies seeking to make connections with potential investors, collaborators and other business professionals.

Jack McGowan

Phone: (716) 636-3626

683 Northland Avenue
Suite 1109 - Door E
Buffalo, NY 14211

Women's Business Center at Canisius College

We continue to develop training and networking opportunities to empower women business owners to grow their business. We are now also working to support women business owners at every stage of their business growth. We don’t compete with other service providers; we build relationships with the experts and the agencies in the area and collaborate with them to bring a wide and strong net of support to the business owner.

Sara Vescio

Phone: (716) 888-8280

2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208

Workforce Buffalo

Funded under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, the WDC offers a wide range of subsidized employment and training services/programs for businesses and individual job seekers.

Solomon Joseph

Phone: (716) 819-9845 Ext: 1430

726 Exchange Street
Suite 630
Buffalo, NY 14210

World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara (WTCBN)

The WTCBN is a not-for–profit organization dedicated to the advancement of international trade. Formerly known as the Niagara International Trade Council, WTCBN became a member of the World Trade Centers Association, Inc. in October 2000. The WTCBN, which includes both Canadian and American members, is recognized as a bi-national World Trade Center by the World Trade Center’s Association, Inc. There are over 300 World Trade Centers in 97 countries, with 72 in North America. The mission of the WTCBN is to create, promote and support business development opportunities from international trade through education, networking, and the provision of trade development services for its members and the regional trading community.

Craig W. Turner

Phone: (716) 852-7160

683 Northland Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14211

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