First Niagara will be joined with members of the public sector to provide more details about its plans to create 500 new jobs over the next five years as it continues to pursue its growth strategy. The new jobs are expected to primarily be located in the Larkin District where the company relocated its headquarters in 2009. A press conference is scheduled for 2 PM in the lobby of the Larkin at Exchange Building, 726 Exchange Street.
Today's announcement demonstrates the positive benefits of strong corporate partners working collaboratively with the public sector to create real economic stimulus.
First Niagara has been a leader in driving economic change and will continue its commitment to improve and empower the communities where it does business, specifically, in Upstate and Western New York.
First Niagara Financial Group, Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary, First Niagara Bank, N.A., has $21 billion in assets, $13 billion in deposits and 257 branches.