EmergenceTek Group to create 40 new jobs with $500,000
The company's headquarters, located in the Brisbane Building at 403 Main Street in Lafayette Square, features a 7,000-square foot state-of-the-art work space on the third floor.
Since the company was founded in 2012, EmergenceTek Group has grown its employee count tenfold, increased revenues 700 percent and has been nominated for several organizational awards for outstanding company culture and exceptional employee engagement.
ETG co-founder Bab Namugundu from the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa, and co-founder Brian Lehman, a Buffalonian, are creating Information Technology jobs while more than doubling the national percentage average of employment in the I.T. arena for women.
ETG provides custom software solutions across a number of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, and real estate. The company's clients include CareSource, HEALTHeLINK, Catholic Health, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Compu-Mail and others.
To encourage ETG to remain and expand in Buffalo, Empire State Development offered up to $500,000 through the Excelsior tax credit program in return for the company’s job commitments. ■
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