3/27/2014 5:02:38 PM
Buffalo Business First: LP Ciminelli, McGuire Development named to lead Buffalo Billion projects
Buffalo Business First
Buffalo-based firms LP Ciminelli and McGuire Development Co. were named today by Gov. Cuomo as lead developers on major Buffalo Billion-funded projects.LP Ciminelli will lead the Buffalo High-Tech Innovation and Commercialization Hub at RiverBend; while and McGuire Development Company for the Buffalo IT Innovation and Commercialization Hub.
The selections followed an RFP process that ended in February, led by the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in conjunction with Fort Schuyler Management Corp. Both Ciminelli and McGuire have now signed separate memorandums of understanding to begin the development process on each project.
The governor called the selections another important step in achieving the vision behind the Buffalo Billion of bringing back Buffalo’s economy.