April 8 | By Michael Castellano
NGLCC consistently encourages its members in the LGBT business community to consider exporting as a business growth strategy and to utilize the resources offered by the United States Export-Import Bank, or the Ex-Im Bank for short. Justin Nelson NGLCC President shared, "We have been doing a series of educational workshops at our conferences over the last couple of years so LGBT business owners start to realize the opportunity in exporting… Ninety-five percent of the world’s consumers live outside the U.S.
March 26 | By Andy DiAntonio
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce Suze Orman will be a keynote speaker at the 2015 International Business & Leadership Conference.
March 26 | By Natalie Rojas
Connecting certified LGBTBEs and NGLCC Corporate Partners NGLCC is excited to launch our 2015 Matchmakers portal to coincide with the opening of conference registration. The 2015 International Business & Leadership Conference promises to build on the success of last year’s conference and again provide one of the most powerful business opportunities available to LGBTBEs. Last year over 400 matchmaker meetings occurred, and we are confident that 2015 will see the most effective matches for our LGBTBEs and NGLCC Corporate Partners.
March 16 | By Andy DiAntonio
Since Governor Terry McAuliffe signed his first Executive Order banning discrimination against LGBT state employees, Virginia has become a much more welcoming state for its LGBT residents. Last year, Virginia achieved marriage equality after Governor McAuliffe and Attorney General Mark Herring refused to defend the state’s ban on same-sex marriage.
March 10 | By Michael Castellano
Peru has a vibrant and thriving economy that has been growing for many years. As a partner country to the Obama administration’s proposed Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) and with a GDP of $344 billion annually, Peru presents an attractive business opportunity for Fortune 500 companies and small businesses alike. Now, with remarkable advances and leadership within the Peruvian LGBT business community, the Andean country is ready for business with LGBT entrepreneurs.
February 24 | By Andy DiAntonio
The LGBT Business Builder, the historic new partnership between NGLCC and the U.S. Small Business Administration, is a powerful tool to strengthen the LGBT Business Community at both the local and national level.
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February 10 | By Andy DiAntonio
SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet visits NGLCC to mark event Last Thursday, the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) entered a historic and strategic partnership intended to strengthen and support the LGBT business community.
February 10 | By Andy DiAntonio
2015 Finacial Services Diversity Leadership Awards
January 23 | By Andy DiAntonio
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce has joined the Chamber Training Institute (CTI), sponsored by Wells Fargo Foundation, in association with the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USHCC) and the University of Notre Dame Mendoza School of Business.