A six-session professional development program that increases the performance and impact of leaders.

The Leadership Accelerator Program draws on UB’s renowned faculty, scholars and experts to provide you with cutting-edge research and exercises that build more advanced leadership competencies. You will meet one-on-one with an executive coach at a mutually agreed upon time in between sessions. Your coach will help you apply your classroom learning to create a personalized leadership development plan.

9 a.m. to Noon
March 30, April 13, May 4, May 18, May 25 and June 1, 2023

UB Downtown Gateway
77 Goodell St., Buffalo, New York 14203

For more information and to register, contact mgt-cloe@buffalo.edu.

Who should attend:

High potential, mid- to senior-level managers and executives who are looking to accelerate their growth as a leader and increase their contributions to their organization and the community.

A 75% discount is available to a limited number of Executive MBA alumni through the Alumni Advantage program. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact the CLOE Office at mgt-cloe@buffalo.edu.


  • Improve your self-awareness and develop plans to continue personal leadership growth
  • Acquire knowledge and skills to lead effectively
  • Increase your capacity for strategic decision-making, allowing you to think faster and more creatively
  • Build a network of leaders from various industries who share similar goals, in a collaborative peer environment
“The Leadership Accelerator activities, networking and energetic faculty are the takeaways I will always cherish. The experience of working with an executive coach changed my growth trajectory. I would not have the opportunities I have today without CLOE and my coach. ”
William Geary
Commissioner of Public Works, Erie County Department of Public Works
“The executive coach element of the program pushed me to a new level in my leadership, enabling me to increase the size and scope of my team. ”
Paul Frontera
Fresenius Kabi
“Continuous learning is important for all leaders. This program provided me new insight on relevant topics to put into practice immediately. ”
Amber Maras
M&T Bank