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Local Lady Leaders: Q&A with SmarterTravel GM Sarah Hodkinson

Local Lady Leaders: Q&A with SmarterTravel GM Sarah Hodkinson | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Sarah explains how she’s dealt with discrimination, who has inspired her career, and what International Women’s Day represents to her.

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This Gay Cottonelle Commercial Is Triggering Homophobes

This Gay Cottonelle Commercial Is Triggering Homophobes | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Who knew a toilet paper ad could be so controversial...

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Omnicom Agencies Continue to Champion LGBTQ+ Inclusion

Omnicom Agencies Continue to Champion LGBTQ+ Inclusion | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC) is proud to announce it will be working with NYC Pride as a Platinum Sponsor for the 2019 WorldPride celebration. As part of its sponsorship, Omnicom agencies will be doing in-kind work to promote this year's historic event, which marks the first WorldPride celebration in the United States, the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and a half-century of LGBTQ+ liberation. A number of Omnicom agencies are assisting NYC Pride in its branding and communication efforts, including Interbrand, RAPP Worldwide, Siegal + Gale, TBWA Health, Harrison & Star, FleishmanHillard, Ketchum, Porter Novelli and RxMosaic.

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Revry.TV – They Hit 80% of Their Goal! Invest Today & Help Them Get to 100%!

Revry.TV – They Hit 80% of Their Goal! Invest Today & Help Them Get to 100%! | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

A Message from Revry: Hi! I’m Damian Pelliccione and I’m the CEO and one of the co-founders of Revry, the first global queer streaming network and part of the next generation of streaming.

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Does LGBT Media Have A Future?

Does LGBT Media Have A Future? | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

It’s a dark time for media — LGBT media, especially. What got us here? And how might we survive?

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Alice Derock – Women Empowerment with Strength, Beauty and Spirit

Alice Derock – Women Empowerment with Strength, Beauty and Spirit | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The story of Alice Derock makes for a great women empowerment narrative – a story that captures the strength, beauty and spirit of our gifted LGBTQ+ individuals who give our community its heart. What makes Derock’s journey interesting is not only her incredible rise to success in a male dominated industry but also how, with Wet For Her (WFH),  she is breaking the stigma and taboo on sex toys, and boosting women empowerment and self-esteem.

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TBWA tool wants to connect agencies with diverse vendors

TBWA tool wants to connect agencies with diverse vendors | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

'OneSandbox' is a membership-based search platform created by TBWA to find diverse and women-owned creative vendors.

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2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference Philadelphia

2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference Philadelphia | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Early Bird rates are now available for the 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference! This is an education summit to learn new innovative, forward-thinking #diversity, #equity and #inclusion approaches. Learn more and register at diphilly.com. #2019DIPHILLY #Philadelphia

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LGBT Great launches industry inclusion tracker

LGBT Great launches industry inclusion tracker | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The investment industry LGBT+ inclusivity organisation backed by Fidelity, T. Rowe Price, Legal & General Investment Management, St. James's Place and Northern Trust, has launched a tool analysing the industry's inclusion progress.

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Raw London wins PrideAM's LGBT ad competition

Raw London wins PrideAM's LGBT ad competition | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The free-to-enter competition asks adland to reinvent a mainstream ad campaign for a LGBT+ audience, to highlight the debate around diversity and inclusion in marketing.

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Eboné F. Bell Talks Building Queer Magazine, Tagg, From The Ground Up

Eboné F. Bell Talks Building Queer Magazine, Tagg, From The Ground Up | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Bell wanted to see more women represented in LGBT magazines, especially women of color. She wanted to see more trans people and bisexual women as well. So she founded Tagg Magazine, a publication that spotlights, as its tagline reads, “Everything Lesbian, Queer, and Under the Rainbow.”

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LGBTQ Media - Power, Performance & Perception

LGBTQ Media - Power, Performance & Perception | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

A lot has evolved over the years when it comes to LGBTQ online media. In this blog post, we take a deeper dive into the evolution of website traffic and where it comes from, ranging from bookmarked links to search to social media. We also explore social media engagement and how it relates to visibility across the various platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

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Nielsen's Pledge To LGBT Homes: We Want Your Data

Nielsen's Pledge To LGBT Homes: We Want Your Data | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

As part of "its commitment to reflect important demographic and household characteristics in its National TV panel," Nielsen has revealed that it will expand its reporting capabilities to identify same gender spouses and partners and their households.

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CEO Access for LGBTQ businesses create connections and profits

CEO Access for LGBTQ businesses create connections and profits | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Marc Coleman is a Philadelphia success story by any means. He grew up in North Philadelphia and went to high school in Willingboro, N.J. From there, it was on to Princeton and Temple universities. Today, his digital agency The Tactile Group has 20 employees and he hopes to hire five more by the end of this year.

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Anti-gay American Family Association isn't happy about Walmart's "pro-homosexual" commercial

Anti-gay American Family Association isn't happy about Walmart's "pro-homosexual" commercial | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Walmart's blind date advert featured two men meeting for the first time and shopping for skillets. Scandal!

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New York City Bill Would Help LGBT-Owned Businesses Compete for Public Contracts

New York City Bill Would Help LGBT-Owned Businesses Compete for Public Contracts | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Councilman Ritchie Torres will introduce a bill Thursday that would certify LGBT-owned businesses throughout the city, allowing them to tap into funds and contracts set aside for underserved groups.

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Texas' major LGBT chambers of commerce just united to avoid another bathroom bill

Texas' major LGBT chambers of commerce just united to avoid another bathroom bill | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Four of Texas' major LGBT chambers of commerce have united to form a coalition that plans to advocate on behalf of LGBT-owned and allied businesses in the state.

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Introducing the 8th Hero of Pride!

Introducing the 8th Hero of Pride! | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

In celebration of the NYC arrival of WorldPride 2019, The Mixx is honoring 12 individuals who are making a difference in the lives of the LGBTQ community. Their 8th Pride Hero is Rondu Vincent, Supplier Diversity Director at Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS), and LGBTQ ally.

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Gay Times Announces New CEO in Reflection of Changing Media Landscape

Gay Times Announces New CEO in Reflection of Changing Media Landscape | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Tag Warner will take over from James Frost as CEO of Gay Times in what will be an exciting year for the global LGBTQ media brand.

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Lexus Designs First-Ever UX for the Modern Urban Explorer

Lexus Designs First-Ever UX for the Modern Urban Explorer | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

National marketing campaign titled "The New Frontier" debuts dynamic, city-centric crossover... Today Lexus unveils a new marketing campaign, including LGBTQ, to launch the first-ever 2019 UX, a luxury compact crossover. Originally released as a concept in 2016, the UX was deliberately designed and engineered for the city and the "modern urban explorer" — those seeking a fresh, contemporary and dynamic take on luxury driving; buyers with an imaginative lifestyle who explore, experiment and defy. 

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Ben Hunte named first LGBT correspondent for BBC News

Ben Hunte named first LGBT correspondent for BBC News | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

He currently presents What's New? - the BBC's first TV programme and digital service for children in Africa, and will begin his new role in January. Hunte, who has also presented LGBT-themed programmes on BBC Radio, said the job was "a dream come true".

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The Story Behind the Nation's First Standalone LGBTQ+ Accelerator, Which Graduates Its 20th Startup Today

The Story Behind the Nation's First Standalone LGBTQ+ Accelerator, Which Graduates Its 20th Startup Today | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

StartOut Growth Lab is billed as the first standalone, brick-and-mortar accelerator focusing entirely on LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs.

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PCMA Ascent: Dave Jefferys on the LGBT Meetings & Events Community

PCMA Ascent: Dave Jefferys on the LGBT Meetings & Events Community | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Meet David Jefferys, president of Altus Agency, and founder of the LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBTMPA). He saw a growing number of LGBT meeting professionals and helped them become a formal organization to “increase the visibility of the impact that the LGBT community has on meetings and events.”

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Silicon Valley Wouldn't Give Her Money, So This 'Proud Gay Black' Founder Went to New York City

Silicon Valley Wouldn't Give Her Money, So This 'Proud Gay Black' Founder Went to New York City | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Heather Hiles, founder of Pathbrite, an education technology company, wants to help founders find the right investors--and be prepared to sell to them.

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'It's great to be niche. It also sucks': inside the grind of queer publishing

'It's great to be niche. It also sucks': inside the grind of queer publishing | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

For queer publishers, life can be tough: despite the corporate love of all things LGBTQ, there’s no money in it

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Here's a publisher that has adapted... "Posture is now an online magazine, a print publication, podcast, a membership program and Posture Media, a creative agency and production studio that promotes diversity in the media and advertising industries. Zappos and HBO are clients."

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