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
 

Supplier in the Spotlight: Basic White Shirt

February 13 | By James Gleason
It's no surprise that A-list celebrities have a team of people dedicated to making them look beautiful. But who is dedicated to that team? In steps Basic White Shirt, a creative talent agency that represents the hair and make-up artists to the stars.  Basic White Shirt In The Spotlight:
 

NGLCC Celebrates Black History Month

February 1 | By Justin Nelson
As we enter Black History Month, we recognize that greater diversity in the LGBT business community strengthens us all. An ever-growing number of our certified LGBTBE business owners are African American, and their innovations in their fields are not only defining a new age of commerce but shattering stereotypes that inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs. 
 

Stay Warm This Winter With These 6 LGBTBEs Brewing Coffee & Tea

January 25 | By James Gleason
With cold weather settling in across the country, we're coming up on the chilliest part of the winter season. And what better way to warm up than with a hot cup of coffee or tea? Plus, by supporting one of the LGBTBEs listed below, you'll also get that warm, fuzzy feeling that comes with supporting an LGBT-owned business. 
 

The World Economic Forum Launches an LGBTI Partnership - Perspectives on NGLCC Global’s Role in the Economic Ecosystem

January 23 | By NGLCC Global
For the first time, the theme of LGBTI inclusion took the mainstage at the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual conference in Davos, to launch its LGBTI programmatic work, the “Partnership for Global LGBTI Equality”.
 

12 LGBTBEs Considered for Super Bowl LIII Sourcing

January 15 | By James Gleason
An incredible twelve certified LGBTBEs have been designated as approved vendors of the Super Bowl LIII Business Connect program. These suppliers will be part of a select number of local diverse businesses in the Atlanta area approved to compete for contracts related to Super Bowl LIII.

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