2019 NBIC Best-of-the-Best Awards

April 10, 2019

Please contact [email protected] with any questions.

Uniting the nation’s leading business diversity organizations, the Best-of-the-Best Awards Gala recognizes outstanding achievement in promoting cross-segment diversity and inclusion. Only companies achieving industry-leading results across all diverse segments are eligible to receive the prestigious Best-of-the-Best designation from the National Business Inclusion Consortium, a coalition of national diverse business organizations spearheaded by NGLCC and including United States Black Chambers, Inc., Disability:IN, United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, United States Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce, WEConnect International, and Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.

Taking place on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 in Washington, D.C., the Best-of-the-Best event includes a robust day of meetings, roundtables and networking sessions with public and private leaders in the diversity and inclusion space culminating with a black-tie awards gala at the Washington Hilton.


Interested in attending the event? Please contact NGLCC's Corporate Relations team at [email protected]glcc.org.


Agenda for the 2019 Best-of-the-Best Awards Gala

Please Note:  All items contained in this agenda are subject to change.
Tuesday, April 9 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Government Affairs & Policy Roundtable Verizon Technology and Policy Center
1300 I Street NW, Suite 500 East
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Diversity Executive Roundtable Washington Hilton
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Global Council Meeting Washington Hilton
Wednesday, April 10
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Welcome & Keynote Address Washington Hilton
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Inaugural NBIC Cross-Segment Matchmakers Part I Washington Hilton
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Inaugural NBIC Cross-Segment Matchmakers Part II Washington Hilton
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM Best-of-the-Best Awards Celebration Reception Washington Hilton
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM Best-of-the-Best Awards Gala  Washington Hilton  


Thank You to our 2019 Best-of-the-Best Sponsors!

The 2019 Best-of-the-Best Awards would not be possible without the support of our sponsors. If you're interested in being a part of this incredible LGBT business event, please contact our corporate relations team at [email protected].


Coming from out of town for the event? We are now accepting hotel reservations for our the Best-of-the-Best Awards at the Washington Hilton through March 27. Through this website, you can book, modify or cancel your hotel reservations and receive updated information about the event. If you would like to book your reservation over the phone, please call 1-800-HILTONS with the group code "NBIC." We encourage you to book today - rooms will fill up quickly.