Sunday's special Prospectus section looked at whether homegrown startups could hold the key to reviving the city's business ecosystem.
Meanwhile, Alphonso O'Neil-White, chief executive officer of HealthNow, was the keynote speaker Jan. 24, 2013 at the 9th annual Buffalo News Prospectus Premiere kickoff dinner in Salvatore's Italian Gardens, Lancaster. The head of the largest health insurer in the region is convinced that the ever-growing health care industry is going to be the key to fixing the ailing local economy at long last. Listen to O'Neil-White's full speech here:
At the dinner, News Business Editor Grove Potter checked in with various businesspeople about their outlook for 2013: