Tiger was named plant manager at the GM Component Holdings plant in Lockport in 2015, where he has worked to include all members of the 1,400 person team into production plans and processes.
The company was formed five years ago. Now they have their own building, 25 employees and plenty of marketshare still to capture.
The industrial sector has long been the backbone of the Olean economy, despite recent struggles. Hopes are high that the remaining group of resilient, homegrown businesses can thrive.
Ford has closed other stamping factories over the past decade as it right-sizes its footprint, but that's only gone to boost business at its Woodlawn plant. More than 1,100 full-time employees currently work there.
St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute reached into Pennsylvania for a school leader to replace long-time president Robert Scott. Christopher Fulco, who is currently head of school at Woodlynde School in Pennsylvania, will become president at St. Joe's after Scott's retirement becomes official in June. A St. Joe's news release said Fulco has led Woodlynde since 2009, guiding the K-12 school through the creation and implementation of two strategic plans, a reorganized admissions process and enrollment…
Athenex has developed a cream for the treatment of actinic keratosis, a common skin condition that can lead to skin cancer.
The Buffalo Angels group closed its $1.2 million fund in 2014, but new members have joined its network since then.
A startup biotechnology company developing anti-cancer drugs in Buffalo has raised $6 million in private financing to fund its initial human trials. OncoTartis was founded in 2011 using technology from the lab of Andrei Gudkov, the senior vice president for basic research at Roswell Park Cancer Research Institute. It is located at the nearby Thomas R. Beecher Jr. Innovation Center and led by CEO Alexander Polinsky. The funding comes from Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich and the venture arm…
High-net worth individuals will be able to invest in Formarum, a former 43North winner, through OneTen's "call-based" model.