Bengal Business Directory

We encourage you to support local businesses owned by Buffalo State alumni – or "Bengal businesses!"

Don't see your business on the list? Email with your name, class year, and information about your business.

Aille Design (pronounced eye)
Owner: Jake Walsh, '18

An emerging designer brand that works alongside the blind and visually impaired community to create clothing with intricate beadwork in the form of braille to communicate clothing characteristics. Products are made in Buffalo and 5% of profits are donated to Visually Impaired Advancement(VIA).


AMS Nutrition Counseling
Owner: Amy Shults, B.S. '09, RDN, CDN, CDE

64 Davison Court
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 266-6056
  Amy Shults RDN, CDN, CDE (B.S. '09)  
Owner: Alexandra Saia Leo, '06

904 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222

(716) 417-6602

BFLO Gallery & Gift Shop
Owner: Nathan Mroz, '16
Two Locations:
Eastern Hills Mall
4545 Transit Road
Williamsville, NY 14221
(716) 616-9096

Walden Galleria Mall
1 Walden Galleria
Buffalo, NY 14225
(716) 683-5000

BFLO Gallery & Gift Shop  

Buffalo Design Group Inc.

Owner: Dan Della Vella, '00
Hamburg, NY 14075
(716) 341-8070

buff design group logo  

Cats Like Us 
Owners: Andrew Davis, '97 and Julie Ann Davis, '98
Vintage clothing boutique
67 Main Street
Tonawanda, NY 14150

(716) 694-6600

Cats Like Us  

Déjà Vu Candle Co.
Owner: Dasia D. Morman, '14, '17
Deja Vu Candle logo  
Eveningside Vineyards
Owner: Randy Biehl, '82

4794 Lower Mountain Road
Cambria, NY 14094

(716) 867-2415
 Eveningside Vineyards  
Fear.less Girl Financial 
Owner: Patty Gale, '82
Fear.less Girl Financial is a personal finance boutique offering advice-based planning, education and support for women navigating midlife transitions such as divorce, widowhood or unexpected career change.
(719) 357-9048
Flying Bison Brewing Company
Owner: Tim Herzog, '80

840 Seneca Street
Buffalo, NY 14210
(716) 873-1557
 Flying Bison Brewing Company  
Owner/Developer: Willie David Jones III, '05

1290 Delaware Avenue

Suite 5G
Buffalo, NY 14209

(716) 288-2505

Picasso's Pizza
Owner: Jay Arcadi, '07

4154 McKinley Parkway
Blasdell, NY 14219
(716) 202-1313
 Picasso's Pizza  
Professional Detailers of NY
Owner: James Wangelin, '12

(716) 903-3198

Professional Detailers of NY 

Social Chameleon
Owner: Mike DiCioccio, '08
(716) 997-5312

 Social Chameleon is a digital marketing agency founded by a Buffalo State alumnus.  
LaDrea LLC 
Owner: Andrea Carter, '87

6562 Longshore St
Dublin, OH 43017
(614) 659-7007

All-natural, spa-quality bath and body products as well as accessories and gifts.

Buffalo State alumni can receive a 20 percent discount on regular-priced items. Use coupon code BENGALS. Discount is not valid with any other sales or offers. 
Summer Storage
Owner: James Wangelin, '12

(716) 229-1845
Summer Storage   
Sweet Buffalo
Owner: Kimberly LaRussa, '12

Thin Ice Gift Shop
Owner: Therese Deutschlander, '03

719 Elmwood Avenue (at Breckenridge)

Buffalo, NY 14222
(716) 881-4321
Thin Ice Gift Shop