Release Date: November 3, 2016 This content is archived.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The University at Buffalo School of Management recognized Candace S. Johnson, president and CEO of Roswell Park Cancer Institute, as the 2016 Buffalo Niagara Executive of the Year.
Johnson accepted the honor at the 67th Annual School of Management Alumni Association Awards Banquet on Nov. 1 at the Statler in Buffalo.
Established in 1949, the Buffalo Niagara Executive of the Year award is presented annually to an individual who resides in or has a major impact on the region, and whose career has been distinguished by executive success and civic leadership. Selected by a vote of past honorees and the alumni association’s board, Johnson is credited with re-energizing the 118-year-old organization and known for her results-oriented leadership style.
In addition, the School of Management honored the following individuals for their impact on the school, the community or their industry:
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