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Gay CEOs urged to lead the way

Gay CEOs urged to lead the way | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Does Christopher Bailey's promotion to CEO of Burberry signal a turning point in the visibility of gay people at the top levels of business ?

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Interview: Real Estate Entrepreneur Shares Advice for Marketing and Starting Up

Interview: Real Estate Entrepreneur Shares Advice for Marketing and Starting Up | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
It’s always a pleasure to have the opportunity to interview someone in person.  This is our 25th podcast interview, and now 15 of those 25 were actually done in person.
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Photo of the Day: Prime Time Mixer aboard the Spirit of Seattle

Photo of the Day: Prime Time Mixer aboard the Spirit of Seattle | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Things are heating up at our Prime Time Mixer on @ArgosyCruises aboard the Spirit of Seattle #lgbtbiz http://t.co/FSiz6xRJjz

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Camp comic Alan Carr's new 'fairy' PETA ad accused of being anti-gay

Camp comic Alan Carr's new 'fairy' PETA ad accused of being anti-gay | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

PETA are used to controversy, but this time some have accused them of going too far with their new campaign featuring British comic Alan Carr.

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Q&A with Bob Elkins, chief executive officer of The Center

Q&A with Bob Elkins, chief executive officer of The Center | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

As CEO of The Center, a Las Vegas organization for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community, Elkins has the broad-reaching power to teach people about safe sex and champion sexual and gender equality.

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Las Vegas' big bet on gay tourism

Las Vegas' big bet on gay tourism | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Attracting more LGBT investment is also a challenge for states that don't allow gay marriage and an economic stimulus for those that do, says David Paisley, senior research director at Community...

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Big Brands' New Face Is LGBT Families

Big Brands' New Face Is LGBT Families | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Major American brands have concluded that depictions of gay and lesbian couples in their advertising can help them sell cereal, cars, and other products to the broad majority of American consumers,...

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Photo of the Day: Fantastic Ad Campaign by LambdaLegal in Chicago

Photo of the Day: Fantastic Ad Campaign by LambdaLegal in Chicago | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
RT @Aaronprimeaudio: Fantastic ad campaign by @LambdaLegal! #ILove http://t.co/CngZ89AhqT
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The Gay Rights Battle Moves to the Boardroom - U.S. News & World Report

The Gay Rights Battle Moves to the Boardroom - U.S. News & World Report | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

For the last decade, debates over the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual Americans have been waged in courtrooms, congressional halls and at the ballot box. Now the boardroom is becoming the next battleground as two major – but very different – private institutions, World Vision U.S. and Mozilla, have had to answer for internal decisions that had repercussions for the gay community. 

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Google, IBM, American Express and American Airlines join forces with Mexico LGBT business expo

Google, IBM, American Express and American Airlines join forces with Mexico LGBT business expo | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The fourth annual event is changing Latin America by putting the region’s LGBT businesses and consumers face-to-face with the world’s largest companies.

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Who's Tapping Into the Dream Market?

Who's Tapping Into the Dream Market? | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

In fact, this strategy is so common it has a name: “gay window” advertising. Blatantly gay ads run the risk of alienating some potential customers, but an increasing number of companies want to let the LGBT community know that they are supporters, and so-called “gay vague” ads help them walk the thin line between these two opposed goals.

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Bridgeport area business profile - John Stafstrom

Bridgeport area business profile - John Stafstrom | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

John Stafstrom, a partner in the Bridgeport office of Pullman & Comley, was recently appointed to the board of directors of Lambda Legal, a legal organization dedicated to achieving full equality for...

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Publisher marks a decade of covering SLC's LGBT community

Publisher marks a decade of covering SLC's LGBT community | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Michael Aaron is awarded for his magazine that covers LGBT community... Ten years ago, QSaltLake's first cover featured a male wedding cake topper couple with black eyes and boxing gloves, accompanied by the words "Utah's fight for gay...

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Media, business outreach to Wisconsin's LGBT market growing

Media, business outreach to Wisconsin's LGBT market growing | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Thanks to straight allies in the local media, Wisconsin's LGBT population is gaining more widespread attention than ever.

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Brand Marketing Increasingly Includes LGBT Families & Couples, and Consumers Approve

Brand Marketing Increasingly Includes LGBT Families & Couples, and Consumers Approve | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Lately, we've seen a number of ads that feature LGBT families and couples; from Banana Republic to Honey Maid and Coca-Cola, there's been a significant increase in LGBT presence in marketing of late. And, according to ...
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Photo of the Day - Reaching the LGBT Travel Market Panel

Photo of the Day - Reaching the LGBT Travel Market Panel | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
"Reaching the LGBT Travel Market" panel at the HSMAI Quarterly luncheon. ("Reaching the LGBT Travel Market" panel at the HSMAI Quarterly luncheon.
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Advertising to LGBT Families Is a Sweet Deal

Advertising to LGBT Families Is a Sweet Deal | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Their move comes on the heels of some of the world's top brands also running gay- and lesbian-inclusive advertising in mainstream channels. Interestingly, they all feature not only same-sex couples, but same-sex couples ...
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Attitude Column: Media Coverage of Gay Issues Has Changed...And For the Better

Attitude Column: Media Coverage of Gay Issues Has Changed...And For the Better | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

As Attitude celebrates a milestone birthday you might expect me to roundup how far gay rights have come in the last twenty years.

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Photo of the Day: StartOut Event

Photo of the Day: StartOut Event | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Hosting my first LGBT entrepreneur event as the new Communications Director of @startout #lgbtBiz http://t.co/zV3DYNK0kb
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NGLCC National Business and Leadership Conference 2014

NGLCC National Business and Leadership Conference 2014 | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

July 29, 2014 to August 1, 2014 - At this year’s conference you will be joined by over 700 LGBT business owners, corporate decision makers, affiliate chamber leaders, and government partners all interested in helping you grow your network and positively...


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LGBT Marketing Conference Schedule is Finalized - Includes Google, Hilton, WNBA, Digitas and more

LGBT Marketing Conference Schedule is Finalized - Includes Google, Hilton, WNBA, Digitas and more | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
If you haven't registered for the upcoming LGBT Marketing Conference in New York April 24th, 2014, then be sure to do so now at www.LGBTMarketingConference.com.  The speaker schedule is now complete and the line-up is incredible, as outlined below.
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Why Such Hysterical Reactions to Mozilla CEO Stepping Down Because of His Anti-Gay Position?

Why Such Hysterical Reactions to Mozilla CEO Stepping Down Because of His Anti-Gay Position? | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
The chorus of pundit concern on behalf of the badly treated Eich included an array of misinformation, straw men and flights of logic.
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NGLCC Trade Mission and LGBT Summit of the Americas End with Major Successes

NGLCC Trade Mission and LGBT Summit of the Americas End with Major Successes | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
On March 14, 2014 in Mexico City, NGLCC concluded another successful LGBT Trade Mission and LGBT Summit of the Americas.
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Iconic “What Happens Here, Stays Here” Campaign Launches First-Ever National LGBT Broadcast Initiative

Iconic “What Happens Here, Stays Here” Campaign Launches First-Ever National LGBT Broadcast Initiative | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

For the 1st time ever, Las Vegas NV has created a new television commercial specifically geared towards the LGBT community. The television broadcast spot incorporates a fabulous new twist, & is part of the destination’s legendary “What Happens Here, Stays Here” campaign. The widely very popular crusade has always celebrated adult freedom, & this new installment champions LGBT travelers & showcases Las Vegas NV as an unassuming destination. The imaginative commercial launched Monday, April 7 on various well-known national television networks, in addition to Bravo TV, E! Entertainment Television & Logo TV.

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Publisher of LGBT Paper Windy City Times Wins Life Achievement Award

Publisher of LGBT Paper Windy City Times Wins Life Achievement Award | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

In a landmark for LGBT media, the cofounder of Chicago’s leading LGBT newspaper will be recognized next month, along with two prominent general media figures, with a Lifetime Achievement Award for excellence in Chicago journalism.

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Interview with a LGBT Advocate & National Spokesperson - Jonathan Lovitz

Interview with a LGBT Advocate & National Spokesperson - Jonathan Lovitz | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Jonathan D. Lovitz is a LGBT Advocate and national spokesperson, working with big brands and non-profit organizations.
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