Gel manufacturer Silipos Inc. gains momentum

Josh Margolis is part of an investment group that purchased Silipos Inc. of Niagara Falls in 2014, after determing the gel manufacturing company had untapped potential.

Shortly after, he and his wife and their two young children moved from San Francisco, where they owned a home, to the Elmwood Village in Buffalo so he could take on the role of Silipos president and CEO.

That might have been a hard sell for a young family enjoying the fruits of successful careers on the West Coast. But they say…