Ahmed Saleh (pictured right), proprietor of Mandella Market on E Ferry and Jefferson Avenue, was among those honored at the SBA Small Business Week Awards Luncheon last month at Salvaltore’s Italian Gardens. The event was hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE Buffalo Niagara. area banks, chambers of commerce and economic development organizations take this opportunity annually to honor their successful small business clients.
Mr. Saleh, a native of the East African country of Eritira, will open a second market on Broadway later this year. He was also recognized prior to the awards luncheon by Mayor Brown (pictured left) when the mayor proclaimed May 6-12 as Small Business Week and Economic Development Week in the City of Buffalo. Congratulations Mr. Saleh!