November 12 | By James Gleason
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (MDGLCC) has been a long-standing leader amongst NGLCC’s 60+ affiliate chambers and has earned the well-deserved designation as 2018 Affiliate Chamber of the Year due to its incredible year-round programming and its impact on the local Miami-Dade community.
November 9 | By James Gleason
Jackie and Cyndi Richter founded Heels & Hardhats Contracting in 2010, after struggling to find work in construction and contracting after Jackie’s transition. By overcoming discrimination to found a successful business, Heels & Hardhats Contracting is a shining example of a successful LGBTBE and a business that has been able to weave diversity and inclusion into the foundation of their business model.
November 8 | By James Gleason
NGLCC is fortunate to have the support of over 200 corporate partners, each dedicated to growing the LGBT business community and increasing opportunities for LGBTBE suppliers. Bank of America is one of the best-in-class among our corporate partners and as a longtime partner, sets the standard for continued support of NGLCC and the LGBT business community.
November 6 | By James Gleason
This year’s National Dinner will honor a longstanding member of the NGLCC community: Todd Rice, Manager, Purchasing Center of Excellence at American Airlines.
October 25 | By James Gleason
Matchmaking can be an intimidating experience. How do you frame your business in the best light? What makes an LGBTBE successful at turning a quick meeting into a years-long professional relationship? While we can't guarantee that an LGBTBE will walk out of a matchmaking experience with a contract or offer for future business, it is a crucial component of initial relationship building and a great way to make a good first impression on a potential future sourcing partner.
October 25 | By Tyler Brent & Alejandro Espinosa
NGLCC Global has announced the co-chairs of its the 3rd Annual NGLCC Global LGBTI Business Week: Her Excellency Karin Olofsdotter, the Ambassador of Sweden to the United States, and Ernest Cordova, the Managing Director for Health & Public Service Global Operations at Accenture.
September 11 | By James Gleason
Finding good talent can be hard. Finding good talent in a specific, skills-dependent field, like tech or IT, can be even harder. Enter Management Consulting Group (MCG), an LGBTBE with a long history of delivering carefully curated top tech talent in Silicon Valley and beyond. With over 17 years of experience, MCG makes delivering talent with personalized service its mission. Management Consulting Group in the Spotlight:
August 29 | By James Gleason
Holistic stress management is a must for any person who keeps a full schedule, particularly entrepreneurs, who often manage every facet of their fledgling business. Sacred Walker of LGBTBE Kuumba Health has dedicated her life to providing resources to manage and minimize stress and with her focus on LGBT people and people of color, she is uniquely positioned to provide solutions and healing for these groups.
August 9 | By James Gleason
July 10 | By James Gleason