Buffalo Business Report - Friday, September 29th 2013
The AAA reports that local gas prices have dropped three cents this week, to an average of $3.78 per gallon of unleaded. On a national level, the average of $3.42 is thirty-six cents lower than the local cost.
In a surprising move, public accounting firms The Bonadio Group and Gaines Kriner Elliott LLP are consolidating. Calling it a true merger, with no money being exchanged, the move is effective November 1st, with the combined entity retaining the Bonadio Group name.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute has received an $11 million federal grant for ovarian cancer research. The 5-year grant comes from the National Cancer Institute's Specialized Program of Research Excellence.
The NFL and Twitter have forger a partnership. Through Twitter's advertising platform Amplify, the NFL will embed highlights, news, fantasy content and other video material. Business First adds that the catch is, that content will be preceded by a short ad.