Monday, November 19, 2012

11/17 Tom Kucharski

Your Host, Peter Hunt, welcomes Tom Kucharski to the show!

Tom Kucharski is President and CEO of Buffalo Niagara Enterprise. Under his leadership, BNE has grown from a start-up initiative to an innovative regional economic development organization that has secured more than 250 successful project wins representing $3.8 billion in investment in the region and over 35,000 jobs created and/or retained.

Together, Peter Hunt leads the discussion on creating positive impacts on the community. 

To find out more, listen to this week's show!

Monday, November 12, 2012

11/10 Sam Hoyt

Your Host, Peter Hunt, welcomes Sam Hoyt to the show!

Sam Hoyt is the Regional President of Empire State Development in which he is overseeing efforts to recruit new business, as well as support existing business, for the Western, Central, Finger Lakes and Southern regions of New York State. He also currently serves as chair of the Buffalo and Fort Erie Peace Bridge Authority and board member of Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation. 

Together, Peter Hunt leads the discussion on the "Buffalo Billion." The Buffalo Billion is something the governor has issued which is a Billion dollars for the redevelopment of the Buffalo economy.  The governor believes we can have a robust economy if we make some changes.

To find out more, listen to this week's show! 

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

11/3 Art Wingerter

Your host, Peter Hunt, welcomes Art Wingerter to the show! 

Art Wingerter is the President of Univera Health Care. Art is responsible for commercial, Medicare and SafetyNet lines of business for the eight-county Western New York region.

Together, Peter Hunt and Art Wingerter discuss health care reform and the current 26 million Americans who are not insured. 

To find out more, listen to this week's show!