Publisher’s Note – December 2016
The Business Equality Network family stands in solidarity with the allies of the under-represented, under-served and disenfranchised that include...
BEQ Today: Live at Palm Desert [VIDEO]
Highlights from NGLCC’s 2016 conference in Palm Desert, CA.
Loud-Hailer set to revolutionize digital communication
By Melissa Lowery A few years ago, Cimon Butler was watching videos of the tsunami that devastated Japan. People...
Youth Advocate Spotlight: Trisha Prabhu
Trisha Prabhu is not your average 15 year old. After hearing about the heartbreaking results of cyberbullying among young...
BEQ Today: Fall 2016
It is my belief that small businesses are the engine of the economy. The innovation, injection of competition and...
Is Volunteering the Next Step in the LGBT Business Movement?
Following major gains in the business world, LGBT professionals look for ways to serve our community outside the office...
Equator Coffee & Teas named SBA Small Business of the Year
By Melissa Lowery When Equator Coffees & Teas, headquartered in San Rafael, California, was recognized by the U.S. Small...
Necessity Bags provide comfort to breast cancer patients
Entrepreneur and cancer survivor Amanda Fredericks drew on her experience battling Stage 3 breast cancer to develop a thoughtful,...
Major League Baseball joins NGLCC as corporate partner
Major League Baseball joined the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce as a corporate sponsor this year, officially...
Chevron’s commitment to LGBT inclusion energizes
Chevron has a strong track record of support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. It was one...