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Hamister Group, Inc. Presentation & Tour

June 17, 2015
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Hilton Garden Inn Buffalo Downtown
10 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203

Please join BOMA Buffalo on June 17, 2015
for a special
presentation by

Mark Hamister, Chariman and CEO, Hamister Group, Inc.

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Registration/Networking: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch Program: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Pre registration is required. 
Registration deadline: Monday, June 15, 2015 

Please join us for a discussion led by Mark Hamister, Chairman and CEO of Hamister Group, Inc. and a tour of the newly renovated Hilton Garden Inn!

The discussion will focus on the Hamister Group's $42 Million project that converted the Tishman Building into the mix-use building located at 10 Lafayette Court that now houses the 124 room Hilton Garden Inn, the Hamister Group's corporate headquarters, and 18 upscale apartments. In addition,  learn about the Hamister Group's most recent projects including the $35 million Hyatt Place hotel set to be constructed in Niagara Falls starting this summer (according to Buffalo Business First).

Following the presentation, attendees will tour the Hilton Garden Inn lobby, restaurant, meeting space, pool/fitness center, and guest rooms.


Mark Hamister attended Rochester Institute of Technology, Business Administration Department and majored in financial and general management with an emphasis in business law.

Mark's distinctions and awards include: Buffalo Business First Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), Jack Kemp Leadership Award (2012), Erie County Republican Committee Abraham Lincoln Award (2001), Buffalo Niagara Partnership Chairman's Award (2000), Kenmore West Corridor of Honor (2000), Business Backs the Bills (1999), Junior Achievement Hall of Fame Laureate (1999), the Signature Award (1999), the Arts Council Special Honoree Award (1997), Ebony and Ivory Award (1996) and Entrepreneur of the Year for New York State (1992). 

Examples of Mark's former board participation include: Empire State Development Corporation, to which he was appointed Director by Governor Pataki and confirmed by the New York State Senate, Independent Health Association, Erie County Industrial Development Agency, Buffalo Niagara Enterprise, Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (former Chairman), Buffalo Seminary (former Chairman), Shea's Buffalo Center for the Performing Arts (former Chairman), Committee for Tomorrow, Buffalo State College President’s Advisory Council, The Erie County Cultural Resources Advisory Board (Chairman), the Buffalo-Niagara Region Chamber of Commerce (formerly the Chairman) and The Police Foundation (Chairman). 



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