UB Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership to Hold Open House

Release Date: April 26, 2010 This content is archived.


BUFFALO, N.Y. – The University at Buffalo School of Management’s Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) will hold an open house for individuals interested in the CEL Core program from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on May 5 in the Jacobs Executive Development Center, 672 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo.

The CEL Core program, now in its 23rd year, is a 10-month opportunity designed to help Western New York businesses and entrepreneurs improve their bottom line and be successful. The program is accepting applications for September enrollment.

Thomas Ulbrich, executive director of the CEL, and several Core program alumni will be available at the open house to answer questions.

“The Core program brings together individuals from a diverse group of businesses in an atmosphere that is focused and supportive,” said Ulbrich. “Participants are able to examine their entrepreneurial strengths and weaknesses while exploring the challenges and opportunities that may affect the success of their businesses.”

Nearly 800 CEL alumni employ more than 22,000 Western New Yorkers, and their businesses are worth more than $2 billion to the local economy.

For more information, visit mgt.buffalo.edu/cel or contact the CEL at 716-885-5715 or mgt-cel@buffalo.edu.

The UB School of Management is recognized for its emphasis on real-world learning, community and economic impact, and the global perspective of its faculty, students and alumni. The school also has been ranked by Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, U.S. News & World Report and The Wall Street Journal for the quality of its programs and the return on investment it provides its graduates. For more information about the UB School of Management, visit mgt.buffalo.edu.

The University at Buffalo is a premier research-intensive public university, a flagship institution in the State University of New York system and its largest and most comprehensive campus. UB’s more than 28,000 students pursue their academic interests through more than 300 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs. Founded in 1846, the University at Buffalo is a member of the Association of American Universities.

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