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NGLCC | Supplier in the Spotlight: Michael Albany Photography

NGLCC | Supplier in the Spotlight: Michael Albany Photography | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

A picture is worth a thousand words, but capuring the right image is often easier said than done. Michael Albany has been a photographer for over 15 years and is trained to capture the perfect moment to communicate the desired message. NGLCC asked Michael a few questions about his business, his LGBTBE...

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Some Breakout Tweets from #ILoveGay Network - September 2017

Some Breakout Tweets from #ILoveGay Network - September 2017 | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

We've had some excellent "breakout" Tweets over the past few months... following the strategy and guidelines described in the links below

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The Advocate, Out, Pride, Plus, LGBT.com Under New Ownership

The Advocate, Out, Pride, Plus, LGBT.com Under New Ownership | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The Largest LGBT Media Company Changes Control in a Management Buy-Out Led by Media Investor and High Times CEO Adam Levin.

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There's Been a Media Shakeup in the World of German-Speaking LGBTQ People

There's Been a Media Shakeup in the World of German-Speaking LGBTQ People | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

It's been announced that blu media, the leading queer German media company, has purchased parts of Bruno Gmünder, including its 'Spartacus' brands.

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PRESSING QUESTIONS: Our Lives Magazine of Madison, Wisconsin

PRESSING QUESTIONS: Our Lives Magazine of Madison, Wisconsin | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Interview with Publisher Patrick Farabaugh... PPQ: What feature or features of Our Lives have been the most popular with readers? Publisher Patrick Farabaugh: Every January we publish our “Love List” to recognize and celebrate our readers’ relationships. Hundreds of relationships from every corner of the state submit their relationship along with a photo for inclusion. It always creates a really moving portrait of what LGBTQ love looks like across Wisconsin

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'Billion Dollar Roundtable' Now Includes LGBT, Disability, And Veteran-Owned Businesses In Corporate Supply Chains

'Billion Dollar Roundtable' Now Includes LGBT, Disability, And Veteran-Owned Businesses In Corporate Supply Chains | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, and the USBLN (US Business Leadership Network), the disability inclusion business resource, are pleased to share that The Billion Dollar Roundtable voted to expand their criteria of diverse businesses counted toward a corporation's billion dollar supply chain spend on diverse-owned businesses to include: certified LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBEs), Disability-Owned Business Enterprises (DOBEs®), Service-Disabled Veteran Disability-Owned Business Enterprises (SDV-DOBE™) and Veteran-Disability Owned Business Enterprises (V-DOBEs™).

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New Ohio LGBTQ Magazine Announced

New Ohio LGBTQ Magazine Announced | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Equitas Health has announced it will launch a statewide LGBTQ lifestyle publication this fall called Prizm. The publication and accompanying digital news service will focus on current events, health, arts & culture, fashion, politics, news, travel and entertainment and will serve as a resource for the LGBTQ community. The venture will serve as a new line of business and social enterprise for the not-for-profit regional community healthcare and social service delivery system.

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Gay.com Has New Home with the Center

Gay.com Has New Home with the Center | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Ownership of the popular internet domain Gay.com has been transferred to the Los Angeles LGBT Center. The domain, estimated to be worth millions of dollars, was most recently an online hub for LGBT people looking for a community. It will now direct people to the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s newly launched blog, Vanguard.

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These Two Gay Renaissance Men Revolutionized How LGBT People Communicate

These Two Gay Renaissance Men Revolutionized How LGBT People Communicate | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Andy Cramer and Al Farmer, who fell in love while helping gay and bi men find each other online, remain quiet pillars of the community.

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Music publicist Joey Amato talks about new PR firm Agency33

Music publicist Joey Amato talks about new PR firm Agency33 | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Respected music publicist Joey Amato chatted with Digital Journal about opening his own PR firm, Agency33, in Nashville.

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PRESSING QUESTIONS: Dallas Voice and OUT North Texas

PRESSING QUESTIONS: Dallas Voice and OUT North Texas | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Geographic coverage area: North Texas, more specifically Dallas/Fort Worth. We are distributed to more than 400 distribution locations in five counties, 23 cities and 62 zip codes. 

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June 2017 Updates from Pink Banana Media - Happy Pride

June 2017 Updates from Pink Banana Media - Happy Pride | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Check out some of our latest updates for June 2017, LGBTQ Pride Month around the world!  We'll be in Southern California in June, both for Orange County Pride and to conduct a workshop focused on how to maximize your company's outreach on Twitter.

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Also learn more about our #ILoveGay Ambassador program, as well as other LGBT business events coming to the US and Canada this summer.

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Richard Gray and Alexis Dinyovszky Join Board of LGBT Meeting Professionals Association

Richard Gray and Alexis Dinyovszky Join Board of LGBT Meeting Professionals Association | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Growing Organization Attracts Industry Experts - The LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBT MPA) announces Alexis Dinyovszky and Richard Gray are new members of their board of directors. Dinyovszky is the President of the Board of Directors for the Southern Comfort (SoCo) Conference Organization and Gray is the Managing Director for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau. Both executives bring years of experience in the LGBT professional community. 

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To Understand “Gay Community,” Researchers Need to Add Nuance to the Numbers

To Understand “Gay Community,” Researchers Need to Add Nuance to the Numbers | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

“Gay community” is a phrase one hears tossed about all the time, from politicians and health officials to activists and everyday gays themselves. But what does it really mean?

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Pink Banana Media eNewsletter - September 2017

Pink Banana Media eNewsletter - September 2017 | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

We look forward to seeing all of our #LGBTBiz and #Drag friends this weekend in #GayNYC!

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Evolve from Being an Early Adopter to an Industry Leader with Matt Skallerud, President of Pink Banana Media

Evolve from Being an Early Adopter to an Industry Leader with Matt Skallerud, President of Pink Banana Media | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Matt Skallerud serves as the President of Pink Banana Media, an online marketing business specializing in targeting LGBTQ consumers via content marketing, social media, programmatic ad banners, mobile smartphone apps and more. With two decades of LGBT online industry experience, Matt started his online career in 1995 with the launch of GayWired.com, which became one of the top 3 LGBTQ websites worldwide. Today, he empowers his clients to reach the LGBTQ market using the most advanced techniques taking hold in the online marketing world today. I had the pleasure of sitting down with Matt at the 2017 National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Conference in Las Vegas to discuss his business, being an out boss, and picking his brain on how the next generation of LGBTQ leaders can bring their whole selves to work.

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GNetwork360 10th Anniversary Conference – Buenos Aires – Aug 16 2017

GNetwork360 10th Anniversary Conference – Buenos Aires – Aug 16 2017 | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The team at GNetwork360, headed up by Pablo De Luca and Gustavo Noguera, outdid themselves this year with their 10th Anniversary LGBT International Business & Tourism Conference, held at the st…

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Master LGBTQ Social Media with Pink Banana

Master LGBTQ Social Media with Pink Banana | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Pink Banana Media of Matt Skallerud shares why marketing to LGBTQ people is so profitable and how doing so can help our community thrive even more.
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Wow!!!!  Thanks Debt Free Guys for the incredible opportunity to talk about LGBT media, business and the ever-growing world of influencers.  "Why speaking with people is more effective than speaking to people on social... Speaking to drives traffic via headlines, news clips.. Speaking with involves sharing, retweeting"

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Introducing the #ILoveGay Twitter 360° Network Package

Introducing the #ILoveGay Twitter 360° Network Package | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

We've taken some of the best parts of our most recent LGBT Destination Marketing Program with Influencers, and broadened its scope to include brand sponsorship, as well as corporate and small business inclusion, in social media tied to some of the top LGBTQ events happening around the world! We call it the #ILoveGay Twitter 360° Network Package!

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Events we'll have a team present at, capturing photo, video and blog content and posting via social media, include the upcoming LGBT Expo in NYC (coupled with the RuPaul DragCon New York) and World Travel Mart in London... In addition, if your organization is producing an event, such as a theatrical release, a Broadway production or perhaps a new product launch, this #ILoveGay Twitter 360° Network Package is for you.

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Business Leaders on SB 4’s Economic Impact: ‘We All Have Something to Lose’

Business Leaders on SB 4’s Economic Impact: ‘We All Have Something to Lose’ | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
A study by the grassroots organization Texas Works Together says Senate Bill 4 will cost between 165,000 to 248,000 jobs in Texas.
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Inside Backstage Capital, The VC Betting On (Almost All) Black, LGBT, Hispanic, And Women Founders

Inside Backstage Capital, The VC Betting On (Almost All) Black, LGBT, Hispanic, And Women Founders | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
A full 98% of Backstage Capital's portfolio companies are led by someone who isn't a straight white man.
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#EnginePride LGBT Pride Network Launches

#EnginePride LGBT Pride Network Launches | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

...And what better way to celebrate it than with a giant installation made from 10,000 multi-coloured post-it notes across our six story Engine building

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Video: Stats and Facts on LGBT-Owned Businesses

Video: Stats and Facts on LGBT-Owned Businesses | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

LGBT-owned businesses can be a valuable topic for business reporters. In this video, we share some facts to help you start covering this important issue.

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San Francisco-Based Digital Marketing Agency, BSTRO, Partners with NAMWOLF

San Francisco-Based Digital Marketing Agency, BSTRO, Partners with NAMWOLF | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

BSTRO, an LGBT/Woman-owned digital marketing agency in San Francisco, Vancouver, and New York, announced a partnership with the National Association of Minority and Women-Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) this week, to elevate their online presence and branding to better reflect their organization.

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The Business of Pride 2017: The San Francisco Business Times celebrates its third annual Business of Pride Special Edition

The Business of Pride 2017: The San Francisco Business Times celebrates its third annual Business of Pride Special Edition | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Articles, stories & videos from some of the LGBT movers and shakers from the San Francisco business community.

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