UB Business Engagement and Outreach


Success Stories


  • "Ultimately, the quality of our project was elevated because of CCR."

    Ben Porcari
    President, IBC Digital Inc.

  •  "Learned how to serve current

    customers while increasing business."

    Marie Battaglia

    President, Battaglia & Associates

  • "Our most important asset in Buffalo Niagara is our intellectual capacity."

    Robert Anstey
    CEO, Graphene Devices Ltd.

  • "We have TCIE on speed dial."

    Benjamin Kujawinski
    Production Manager and Certified Lead Auditor, Taylor Devices

  • "This program helped me... taking chances and making mistakes are part of the growth process."

    Shandra Spicer, President & CEO
    S&W Contracting of WNY Inc.

  • "UB has made all the difference (for Lung Flute)."

    Medical Acoustics: Success with industry-university collaboration
    Frank Codella, CEO

  • "The professionalism and skill sets I'm dealing with are fantastic."

    Edward S. Czechowski
    New Product Development Manager, Cameron Compression Systems

  • "UB has a wealth of information and ability."

    Applied Sciences Group
    Paul Buckley, President

  • "I took this dream I had and I didn't just dream it, I lived it."

    Lenny L. Johnson
    Owner, L&D Johnson Plumbing and Heating Inc.

  • "Prepares you .... how to use your education and skills in the workplace."

    Keith Waugaman
    UB Facilities

  • "We've reduced costs...and maintained our competitive position."

    Barre Banks
    President, Midland Machinery Co. Inc.

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