Three Takeaways from the 2019 Keystone Conference for NGLCC's Trans+ Task Force

March 28 | By Reiko Gallo
As a member of the NGLCC Supplier Diversity team and the main point of contact for nglccNY suppliers, I’m lucky to interact with hundreds of LGBTBEs dedicated to expanding their businesses and to shape new content for our LGBTBEs as NGLCC continues to grow.
 

Supplier in the Spotlight: Event Party Productions

March 25 | By James Gleason
Equal parts inspiration and planning, it's not easy to plan a flawless event, but Jessica Lam of Jesilam Enterprises and Event Party Productions has cracked the code! Jessica shares what led her to found her own business, why she loves party planning, and her journey as a trans business owner. Event Party Productions in the Spotlight
 

Supplier in the Spotlight: Translator

March 19 | By Cindi Creager
Translator delivers what it describes as “the world's most advanced Diversity & Inclusion training system for corporations, schools, and non-profits.” The certified LGBTBE has been in operation since 2016.
 

Supplier in the Spotlight: Bee Wild

February 26 | By James Gleason
We've certified over 1100 LGBTBEs, or LGBT Business Enterprises, but Bee Wild might be our first LGBT "Bee" E! Dedicated to raising bees for three generations, Bee Wild founder John Wright is newly certified but is buzzing with excitement over the opportunities LGBTBE certification can offer his business. Read how John is taking his business to the next level through his LGBTBE certification below.
 

Building Strength Through Intersectionality

February 13 | By Clint Grimes
As we continue this celebration of Black History Month, I’ve thought about my journey through life as someone with a foot in each of two camps.  I’ve been African-American since I was born and gay for as long as I can remember.  And oftentimes, those competing components of who I am have seemed to be in conflict with one another.  And there remains a certain disconnect between these two marginalized communities that manifests itself in some interesting ways.  I often catch myself contem

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