With the 43North finals just days away, Verivend's founders are reviewing their pitch again and again.
The 43North competition is returning after a one-year hiatus. In accordance with Shea's rules, everyone who attends must be fully vaccinated.
Capti was awarded a Small Business Innovation Research Grant to conduct research and development on accessible reading for students.
43North received about 320 applications for this year's competition, down about 39% from the last time the event was held, in 2019.
43North will start accepting applications for the competition today, said president Colleen Heidinger.
Kevin Siskar has joined 43North as vice president of portfolio and selection, one of several new additions to 43North’s staff.
Strayos, CleanFiber and Kangarootime were each awarded $300,000 in follow-on funding.
"Buffalo’s hardworking, never-quit people are a competitive advantage," writes John T. Gavigan.
For both the company and for Buffalo, the challenge now is to leverage Wednesday’s success into additional growth.
"We've established a foundation to ensure the legacy of 43North carries on for decades to come," said William Maggio, chairman of the foundation and 43North's investment committee.
In all, about 430,000 square feet of office and retail space in Seneca One tower is spoken for.
1,399 small business shared a total of $19.2 million from the county’s “Back to Business” grant program, funded through the federal CARES Act, in amounts ranging from $2,500 to $45,000.
The "Back to Business" program has started notifying 1,366 businesses that their money is coming.
The "Back to Business" program attracted applications from 5,022 small businesses harmed by the pandemic, seeking help with covering their expenses.
The Back to Business program will provide grants to small businesses that have suffered economic fallout from the pandemic.
One of the most exciting prospects for the continued success of Canalside, Buffalo’s waterfront district, is the plan to put a historic carous…
The 2018 winner of the 43North business plan competition appeared on the season premiere of the ABC-TV show "Shark Tank" on Friday.
Buffalo will have a rooting interest for the season premiere of "Shark Tank."
Squire Technologies made a splash locally in 2017 when it won the $650,000 runner-up prize in the 43North competition. It turns out the startup was only getting started here.
"Our relationship with Techstars not only required significant resources, but also the ability to have in-person interactions, events and programming, which are simply not possible under current circumstances," said Colleen E. Heidinger, 43North's president.
Whose Your Landlord, a 43North portfolio company, is teaming up with Walmart and other partners on a rent relief program.