February 9 | By James Gleason
What could make your Valentine's Day even sweeter? A bit of candy, of course! The Capital Candy Jar has been creating delicious sweet treats in Washington, DC, since 2014, and is the perfect Certified LGBTBE® to satisfy your Valentine's Day sweet tooth if you're in the DMV area. The Capital Candy Jar In The Spotlight:
November 17 | By James Gleason
How does your business create inclusive environments for transgender or transitioning people? If you're struggling to come up with an answer, you may want to get in touch with Danny Terrero of Think Transition Inc., which helps businesses welcome and support transgender and gender non-conforming employees.
November 13 | By James Gleason
Phyllis Frye has led the way for the transgender movement over the past four decades, earning her the nickname of the "Grandmother" of the transgender movement. Nationally recognized for her work in promoting transgender issues, Phyllis continues her advocacy through her work at Frye, Benavidez and O’Neil, PLLC, and takes exclusively transgender clients, guiding them through the Texas court system to change their names and genders on legal documents. Frye, Benavidez & O'Neil in the Spotlight:
November 8 | By James Gleason
Comprehensive technology support is the backbone of many organizations, providing a framework for employees to conduct business and protecting the business from an array of risks. Certified LGBTBE® Forbrich & Associates provides a variety of personalized services for business to operate comfortably, knowing that their technology needs are being met. We chat with founder Chris Forbrich about starting his business. Forbrich & Associates in the Spotlight
November 7 | By James Gleason
Making sure that patients have access to healthcare is no easy task, but it's one that is becoming increasingly important in today's medical community. Certified LGBTBE® Ori.ai, founded by co-founders Seth Halpern and Brett Westphal, is using AI to modernize the process of finding patients and helping patients connect with the care they need. Ori.ai in the Spotlight
November 6 | By Jonathan Lovitz
November 6, 2017 Dear NGLCC Community: Our hearts go out to everyone at the Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC) following the loss of former President and CEO, Ceci Gratias.
November 1 | By James Gleason
Communicating effectively in the digital sphere takes equal parts communications acumen and tech know-how, but Thomas Sanchez and Anthony Shop of Social Driver offer their clients both skillsets and provide the best of the best in service and digital expertise. We chat with the minds behind Social Driver to learn more about what makes their business excel. Social Driver in the Spotlight:
September 22 | By James Gleason
Often organizations need a guiding hand in beginning their journeys to becoming more inclusive. Luckily, someone like Jen O'Ryan of Double Tall Consulting is able to guide them through the process and help them thrive as an inclusive organization. NGLCC asked Jen a few questions about her journey in consulting and being a bisexual entrepreneur. Double Tall Consulting in the Spotlight:
September 20 | By James Gleason
A picture is worth a thousand words, but capturing the right image is often easier said than done. Michael Albany has been a photographer for over 15 years and is trained to capture the perfect moment to communicate the desired message. NGLCC asked Michael a few questions about his business, his Certified LGBTBE® Michael Albany Photography, and his artistic process.
September 20 | By James Gleason
Data can be tricky to master, but in the right hands, it can propel your business to the next level. Alison Stanton of Stanton Ventures is a data whiz who can turn data into solutions. We sit down with her to discuss her Certified LGBTBE®, Stanton Ventures. Stanton Ventures in the Spotlight: