Certification is the first step in building relationships through corporate supplier diversity. 

NGLCC helps certified LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBEs) move their businesses along the certification continuum toward those relationships that could offer them the opportunity of a lifetime. 

NGLCC helps certified LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBEs) move their businesses along the certification continuum toward those relationships that could offer them the opportunity of a lifetime. 

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NGLCC events gather corporate decision makers, govenment officials, and business owners from around the globe for premium matchmaking, strategic networking, and professional development opportunities.

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Real relationships lead to real business. NGLCC creates a forum for meaningful relationships with fellow business owners, corporate partners, and local leaders. Explore ways to leverage your certification!

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Certification is a journey, not a destination! As a certified LGBTBE, you have a unique platform to forge powerful business connections with America's leading corporations.  

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LGBT Business Enterprise Spotlight

When the odds are against you, and what you had become is stripped away, it is your obligation to find creative opportunities to surge ahead. – Harvey Perle
 
After more than 17 years in business, Harvey Perle, owner of the manufacturer’s representative agency Perle & Co., hit a cascade of professional and personal challenges in 2007, including divorce, diabetes, and a spiraling economy to name just a few. 

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Corporate Partnerships

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NGLCC & Your Local Chamber

The NGLCC is the exclusive certifying body of LGBT-owned businesses. Become a member of your local affiliate chamber to not only leverage local membership benefits, but also take advantage of complimentary national certification.

At NGLCC, we recognize that a growth business needs not only a strong local network where business owners live and work, but also business certification and access to all the strategic growth opportunities offered by our national organization.