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Representing WNY

We are the non profit, privately funded economic development organization representing the eight counties of Western New York. 

Driving Momentum 

Our work has been vital to creating an environment that has led to our region’s amazing renaissance – a renaissance that is still progressing.  We are a catalyst in enabling Buffalo Niagara’s economic momentum through business and talent attraction.

Empowered by Unity

We collaborate to deliver a unified response to regional economic development opportunities. Our team of professional economic development consultants provide free and confidential services to companies considering the Buffalo Niagara region. 


Investors Make Things Happen

Invest Buffalo Niagara is a unique partnership that allows business leaders in the region to help guide Buffalo Niagara in marketing and regional initiatives that will positively impact economic growth. Our investors are more than just financiers; they are partners in progress, deeply committed to nurturing growth and innovation in the Buffalo Niagara region. From supporting cutting-edge startups to revitalizing established industries, these leaders are at the forefront of creating a vibrant, sustainable business ecosystem where companies of all sizes can flourish and succeed.

Regional Partners

Economic development is a “team sport” and we are lucky to have many great teammates throughout our region. From collaborating on expansion projects or a marketing piece with local industrial development agencies, to pitching Buffalo Niagara for an industry conference with our local visitor bureau or co-hosting a women in tech event, we know together is the way to progress. These are just a few examples. We are always adding more players to the team.
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Spotlighting the Region's Excellence

Join the Be in Buffalo Ambassador Program and become an integral part of showcasing the region’s excellence while attracting top talent. As an ambassador, you’ll play a pivotal role in highlighting Buffalo’s thriving community and abundant opportunities, helping to shape its future success. Join us in promoting the vibrant culture and endless possibilities of Buffalo Niagara to the world.

We Want to Know Why You Love Buffalo Niagara

We want all the mushy, gushy Buffalove you’ve got to share. The bar with your favorite cocktail, the job that launched your career, the hidden gem you wish more people were talking about, or that time someone stopped to give you directions because The City of Good Neighbors is a well-deserved moniker. Fill out the form below or post on social media using #BuffaloBrag to be included in our campaigns.

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Pitch Buffalo Niagara.

Use these tools for your About Us page, recruitment materials, social media content, in meetings, or on your travels as you Pitch Buffalo Niagara to the world. Copy, facts, accolades, and photos – all free, all pro-Buffalo Niagara.

Buffalo Ranked 10th Happiest City to Work In

- Forbes, January 2016

Ranked #1 U.S. Market for Millennial Home Buyers

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Ranked 2nd Most Booming Startup Ecosystem

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Best Medium Sized Airport

- J.D. Power, 2018

Ranked #1 Friendliest American City

- Travel & Leisure, 2017

#1 Best City for a Fresh Start

- Lending Tree, 2018

2nd Most Underrated City

- Travel & Leisure, 2017

3rd Favorite Food City

- Travel & Leisure, 2017

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Empowering Growth in Buffalo Niagara

Invest Buffalo Niagara is supported by more than 60 valuable investors and partners – you won’t find a better place to get the assistance and encouragement you need. Thanks to their support, we are able to provide our services at no cost. Our investors and partners are dedicated to helping Invest Buffalo Niagara bring companies like yours to the region.

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