Media Advisory: WNY Entrepreneurs Tell Why They're a Great Investment -- in 60 Seconds Flat

Release Date: June 25, 2009

Nothing like a little pressure to bring out the best in an entrepreneur, and there will be plenty of it at the 2009 Explore Buffalo Niagara Investor High-Tech Forum being held today (Thursday, June 25, 2009).

The day-long program features local entrepreneurs in high-tech industries ranging from cancer diagnostics to clean-energy technologies presenting their business ideas to some of the nation's most renowned investors.

At 3:30 p.m., 10 lucky entrepreneurs will each have exactly 60 seconds to convince these investors that their business is the one they should consider supporting.

Best time for media: 3:30 p.m., in the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo.

Panels of investors and keynote speeches about economic development also will be featured. More information is in the news release is at

Press arrangements: Ellen Goldbaum in the UB Office of University Communications at 716-645-5000 ext. 1415, or Marnie LaVigne onsite.

Media Contact Information

Ellen Goldbaum
News Content Manager
Tel: 716-645-4605
Twitter: @UBmednews