US Export-Import Bank Must Be Reauthorized

| 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.

NGLCC "Gov. Pence, Indiana's New Law is Bad for Business"

The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce views the passage and signing of Indiana’s new “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” as nothing less than reprehensible. The law is morally offensive and detrimental to business climate of the Hoosier State. Laws allowing religious exemptions to discriminate are a desperate and callous backlash against the success of marriage equality and other advances for the LGBT community.    
 
 

Suze Orman Confirmed as Keynote Speaker

| 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.
 
 

2015 NGLCC Matchmaker Registration

| By Natalie Rojas

Connecting certified LGBTBEs and NGLCC Corporate Partners

 

LGBT Economic Advancement in Virginia

| By Andy DiAntonio

 

PG&E, Prudential and Wells Fargo Honored at 2015 Financial Services Diversity Leadership Awards

| By Andy DiAntonio

2015 Finacial Services Diversity Leadership Awards

Business Diversity Efforts Poised to Benefit from New Partnership between U.S. Small Business Administration and National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

LGBT Business Builder Aims to Connect SBA Resources to LGBT Business Enterprises

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 5, 2015—Recognizing the business imperative to embrace diversity, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce launched the first initiative of its kind focused on LGBT business owners.
 
 

President Obama Talks Small Business in State of the Union

| By Andy DiAntonio
 

International Supplier in the Spotlight: CIBUM S.A.S.

| By Michael Castellano
NGLCC Global believes that bringing LGBT entrepreneurs from around the world into our international network can be extremely impactful, not only for a small business owner, but for developing communities at large. In this way, registration as an LGBT supplier not only grows a small business, but can also lead to widespread growth in terms of economic and social development.
 

NGLCC Internship Program

| By Andy DiAntonio

Every semester, the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) brings together motivated students to gain real-world professional experience through our internship program. NGLCC is currently accepting applications for the 2015 Spring Semester. Learn more about the internship program from our current interns in their featured blog posts!

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