100 episodes

Championing the Buffalo Niagara region one bell ring at a time.

Bell Ringer (Buffalo Podcast‪)‬ Invest Buffalo Niagara

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 16 Ratings

Championing the Buffalo Niagara region one bell ring at a time.

    Timothy Porter, on Buffalo's film and gaming industry

    Timothy Porter, on Buffalo's film and gaming industry

    Timothy Porter joins Bell Ringer to discuss his company Mod Tech Labs, its move to Buffalo after winning the 43North competition, growth since arriving, and what is next for the film and gaming industry in times of AI and following strikes.

    • 38 min
    Jason Bartz, on Good Neighbor Fund

    Jason Bartz, on Good Neighbor Fund

    Jason Bartz is the founder of Good Neighbor Fund, a micro grant program started right here in Buffalo, New York. The program awards $1,000 grants to entrepreneurs or folks with an idea they'd like to turn into a company. On this episode Jason discusses his experiences in Buffalo's entrepreneurial ecosystem, why he started Good Neighbor Fund, criteria for potential applicants, and Western New York's strengths at large. 

    • 24 min
    Journey Gunderson, on the National Comedy Center

    Journey Gunderson, on the National Comedy Center

    Journey Gunderson, Executive Director of the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, NY, joins the podcast to discuss the intentionality in curating the museum, its reception from patrons across the country and the comedians themselves the museum aims to celebrate, and everything else in between.

    • 29 min
    Mike Moskal, on Buffalo’s technology ecosystem

    Mike Moskal, on Buffalo’s technology ecosystem

    Mike Moskal, CIO at CUBRC, joins Bell Ringer to discuss his company's innovative work, recruitment strategies, and Buffalo Niagara's technology ecosystem at large.

    • 22 min
    Greg Homish, on public and mental health research in Buffalo

    Greg Homish, on public and mental health research in Buffalo

    Greg Homish is a researcher, professor, and chair with the University at Buffalo. He and UB recently received a grant to help train and diversify the future of the public health workforce throughout Western New York. His other research focuses on mental health outcomes for those in the armed services, and mental health at large.

    • 19 min
    Scott Balaguer, on Edwards Vacuum expansion in Buffalo Niagara

    Scott Balaguer, on Edwards Vacuum expansion in Buffalo Niagara

    Scott Balaguer joins Bell Ringer to discuss Edwards Vacuum 599 job, $319 million expansion at the WNY STAMP site in the Buffalo Niagara region. Edwards Vacuum is a critical supplier in the semiconductor industry and also already has a location in Niagara County. 

    • 11 min

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16 Ratings

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