Olear CEL photoThe Olear Team would like to congratulate the 34 entrepreneurs who recently graduated from the Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) Core program in the University at Buffalo School of Management.

Michael Olear, licensed real estate broker and member of the Olear Team at MJ Peterson, serves as chairman of the CEL Core program’s Alumni Association and had the honor of speaking to the graduates on the topic of entrepreneurship and leadership.

Established in 1987, the CEL provides participants with individualized and interactive education in entrepreneurship. More than 1,300 CEL alumni employ more than 22,000 Western New Yorkers, and their businesses are worth more than $2 billion to the local economy!