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Uniland Announces Executive Promotions for Development and Planning & Design Departments

Uniland Development Company has announced the promotion of Kellena Kane to Director of Development and Kevin Kirk to Director of Planning and Design. Ms. Kane will orchestrate development, acquisition and disposition opportunities, as well as oversee the development process for the firm’s projects. Ms. Kane is also president and co-founder of HANSA, an on-demand office and coworking space under construction…

Uniland Unveils Eastern Hills Town Center Master Plan

Uniland Development Company and Mountain Development Corporation reached a milestone in their ambitious redevelopment plan for the 100 acres that are currently home to the Eastern Hills Mall on Transit Road in Clarence. The co-developers, along with architectural design firm Gensler, released the master plan concept for the new Town Center to mall merchants and the public. The vision is…

Laura Zaepfel Lauded by Niagara University

Laura A. Zaepfel, vice president of Corporate Relations at Uniland Development Company, received the Caritas Medal from Niagara University at the institution's President’s Dinner recently. The Caritas Medal is awarded annually to honor contemporary leaders who exemplify the charity of St. Vincent de Paul in an extraordinary way. As Niagara University noted in the award program, “Ms. Zaepfel works to…

$20 Billion in Local Commercial Real Estate Development

Uniland Development Company is proud to be contributing to the Buffalo renaissance. According to Buffalo Business First’s 2019 Build Western New York report, the region has $20.16 billion in development projects. Some of Uniland’s projects advancing Western New York include: Developing HANSA, an innovative office and coworking space in downtown Buffalo that will provide a flexible and on-demand workspace solution…

HANSA’s Laura Jimenez Highlighted for “Boasting Buffalo”

Laura Jimenez, community manager of HANSA, Uniland’s innovative office and coworking space in downtown Buffalo, has been profiled in Business First’s ‘Boasting Buffalo’ section, a feature on professionals making a difference in the Buffalo Niagara region. In the profile, Ms. Jimenez highlights how HANSA will offer a new option for entrepreneurs and businesses seeking an elevated office experience. “People are…

Uniland Introduces HANSA to the Buffalo Business Community

The Region’s “Elevated Office Experience” To Open Summer 2020 Uniland Development Company, the leading provider of office and industrial commercial real estate, introduces HANSA, an innovative shared office space and coworking center in downtown Buffalo.  It will provide a flexible and on-demand workspace solution for the local WNY business community. HANSA (pronounced hähn-sä) is Latin for “guild,” meaning to unite…

The Delaware North Building Earns Prestigious LEED® Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council

Uniland Development Company, a leading builder, developer, owner and manager of commercial real estate in Western New York, and Delaware North, a leading global hospitality company, today announced that The Delaware North Building, Delaware North’s global headquarters at 250 Delaware Ave. in Buffalo, New York, has been certified as a LEED Silver building by the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED,…

Buffalo is a Hub for Advanced Business Services

The Buffalo region is fertile soil for companies seeking to succeed in advanced business services. With a skilled workforce, competitive real estate, and low-cost energy, organizations are enhancing their operations in Western New York. Cubic Transportation Systems recently opened a new operations center at Uniland’s Sweet Home Centre in Amherst to support its contract with New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation…

Strategic Financial Solutions Growing Workforce at Amherst International Park

Strategic Financial Solutions, a provider of comprehensive debt relief solutions for people in difficult financial situations, plans to hire 150 new employees at its 57,000-square-foot contact center at Uniland’s Amherst International Office Park in Amherst, New York. Their Buffalo operations were recently recognized among the region’s best new offices by Buffalo Business First’s Brick by Brick Awards. Strategic Financial Solutions’…

Uniland V.P. of Corporate Relations, Laura Zaepfel, Highlighted on Power 125 Women List

Uniland Vice President of Corporate Relations, Laura A. Zaepfel, is ranked 38th on Buffalo Business First’s Power 125 Women list for 2019. Ms. Zaepfel manages community relations, corporate philanthropy, diversity and inclusion programs, as well as government relations at Uniland. She currently serves as Board Chair of the Amherst Chamber of Commerce, and is on the boards of the Beverly…

Uniland’s Employee Wellness Program Named a
Western New York Healthiest Employers Finalist

A popular perk of working at Uniland Development Company is the firm’s employee wellness program that has been lauded as a finalist for Buffalo Business First’s Western New York Healthiest Employers Award. Highlights of Uniland’s employee wellness include: The Wellness Studio: Since opening onsite in 2018, the facility complements the company’s gym. At the wellness studio, Uniland offers free onsite…

Uniland Envisions Region’s First Flexible Workspace
for Businesses in Downtown Buffalo

Uniland Development Company today announced its plans to transform a long-vacant warehouse at 505 Ellicott Street in Buffalo, New York, into HANSA shared workspace, the region’s first innovative business center.  It will be providing a range of furnished, equipped and flexible office space solutions from coworking, shared offices, private offices and suites for companies and entrepreneurs.   As the local…