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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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Meet The Women of LGBT Week NYC

Meet The Women of LGBT Week NYC | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

This year, as our annual conference on LGBT Marketing, Advertising & Technology has grown into an entire week's series of conferences, symposia and forums, we have an incredible line-up of women speaking and presenting at our conference for the first time.

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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Moves Business Out Of Indiana Amid Anti-LGBT Law

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Moves Business Out Of Indiana Amid Anti-LGBT Law | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Indiana just shot itself in the foot today when Republican governor Mike Pence signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, a law whose sole purpose is to allow religious business owners to discriminate against hiring or serving LGBT people (even if a city has non-discrimination protections for LGBT folks in place).  In response, Marc Benioff, the CEO of Salesforce, pledged to cancel all programs requiring customers and employees to “travel to Indiana to face discrimination.”

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IBM sponsors LGBT business leadership forum in Bangkok

IBM sponsors LGBT business leadership forum in Bangkok | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
The event will take place as part of the Asia LGBT Milestone Awards and will feature speakers from BP and IBM – as well as a former Chinese policeman, Geng Le, who has created a multi-million dollar g...
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6th LGBT Media Journalists Convening held in Philadelphia

6th LGBT Media Journalists Convening held in Philadelphia | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Invitation-only conference brings LGBT media professionals together "to discuss issues related to queer media"
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LGBT Entrepreneur Forum - Monday, April 20 - LGBT Week NYC and StartOut

LGBT Entrepreneur Forum - Monday, April 20 - LGBT Week NYC and StartOut | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
During the LGBT Entrepreneur Forum, you will find yourself surrounded by exceptional individuals who are changing the way we live and work by embracing and empowering diversity in their new ventures. Hang out in curated sessions with a huge mix of individuals from the startup, technology, and corporate world.
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The Metro Areas With the Largest, and Smallest, Gay Populations

The Metro Areas With the Largest, and Smallest, Gay Populations | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Western regions top the list, in perhaps the most detailed analysis yet of the demography of gay and lesbian America.
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CAGLCC’s Changing Face

CAGLCC’s Changing Face | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

LGBT business group hopes to expand focus, diversity of offerings under new strategic plan - It's all about compatibility. That's the chief criterion that the Capital Area Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (CAGLCC), the local LGBT business group for the D.C. area, will be considering when choosing a new executive director.

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14-Year-Old Transgender Teenager Jazz Jennings Becomes Face of Clean & Clear’s New Campaign

14-Year-Old Transgender Teenager Jazz Jennings Becomes Face of Clean & Clear’s New Campaign | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

It’s going to be a big year for 14-year-old Jazz Jennings. The transgender girl was once the face of transgender children (and a constant topic on the news) is now all grown up and facing everyday teen issues…including acne.

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Chinese Businesses Eye Purchasing Power of LGBT Community

Chinese Businesses Eye Purchasing Power of LGBT Community | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Chinese businesses are starting to show interest in the purchasing power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) consumer market, often referred to as the “pink dollar,” a trend led by e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
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LGBT Tourism & Hospitality Symposium - New York - April 21, 2015

LGBT Tourism & Hospitality Symposium - New York - April 21, 2015 | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Tap into the expanding and diversifying LGBT tourism and hospitality marketplace. This dynamic and fun day of all new content features industry leader case studies, along with a review of Community Marketing & Insights' latest LGBT research and best practices training. We'll cover advertising, marketing & technology concepts that relate directly to LGBT travel. Ideal for tourism offices, CVBs, DMOs, hospitality groups, hotels, tour operators, meeting planners, retailers and more.

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LGBT Women of the Media on What Our Community Should Focus On

LGBT Women of the Media on What Our Community Should Focus On | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Editors, writers and activists tell us what we should be talking about.
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LGBT culture and the mainstreaming of inclusion

LGBT culture and the mainstreaming of inclusion | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Ogilvy & Mather's worldwide chief creative officer looks at LGBT images as one phase in an inexorable march to equality. From Campaign US
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EVENT: 6th Annual LGBT Media Journalists Convening

EVENT: 6th Annual LGBT Media Journalists Convening | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association is proud to host the 2015 LGBT Media Journalists Convening, sponsored by the Evelyn and Walter Haas Jr. Fund.
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Will the New Dotgay Evaluation Recognize the Existence of the LGBTQ Community?

Will the New Dotgay Evaluation Recognize the Existence of the LGBTQ Community? | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

In late January, dotgay LLC announced some good news for those of us who favor LGBTQ community control of a dedicated space on the Web.


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LGBT Advertising: How Brands Are Taking a Stance on Issues – Think with Google

LGBT Advertising: How Brands Are Taking a Stance on Issues – Think with Google | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Marketing entails more than reaching the right consumer with the right message at the right time. New data from Google and YouTube shows that messages about diversity and equality for the LGBT community have widespread impact, and brands such as Burger King and Honey Maid are leading the way.

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Leading National LGBT Organization Names First Woman, First Black President

Leading National LGBT Organization Names First Woman, First Black President | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Aisha Moodie-Mills to take the helm at the Victory Fund and Institute. In an exclusive interview with BuzzFeed News, Moodie-Mills talks about working to bring change to the organization.

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LGBT Week NYC Spotlight - Geng Le of Chinese LGBT App Blued

LGBT Week NYC Spotlight - Geng Le of Chinese LGBT App Blued | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Geng Le is the founder and CEO of Danlan.org and Blued in China. He and some of his operations and marketing team will be here in New York with us, both presenting on his company and its success, as well as making new contacts in the LGBT business world.  We're excited to have Geng Le and his team join us this year.

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'Jarry,' New Queer Publication, To Explore Intersection Of Food And Gay Culture

'Jarry,' New Queer Publication, To Explore Intersection Of Food And Gay Culture | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
A new publication is in the works that will bring together two of our favorite things: food and gay culture.

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Scenes from Philadelphia: LGBT Media Journalists Convening 2015: Friday and Saturday

Scenes from Philadelphia: LGBT Media Journalists Convening 2015: Friday and Saturday | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

Thanks to the National Gay and Lesbian Journalists Association and the Evelyn & Walter Haas Jr. Foundation, I got to spend the weekend of March 13-15 in Philadelphia...

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Georgia Voice unveils print redesign, new logo, new staff

Georgia Voice unveils print redesign, new logo, new staff | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
As we celebrate five years of bringing the stories of Georgia’s LGBT community to the forefront, we also are proud to announce several changes that will propel us into the next five years and beyond.
First and foremost, it’s all in a name.
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SXSW: Best practices for LGBT ads

SXSW: Best practices for LGBT ads | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

The brands that got representation right, and the ones that got it wrong - On Tuesday at South by Southwest AdRespect founder Mike Wilke and Whitney Pillsbury, executive creative director at Publicis Kaplan Thaler, will share best practices for using LGBT characters and themes in ads. Before the talk, Marketing tasked Wilke and Pillsbury with choosing three ads with positive LGBT representations and three with poor ones.

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Google and Microsoft host New York LGBT business forums

Google and Microsoft host New York LGBT business forums | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
The tech giants will host forums for LGBT entrepreneurs and the tourism and hospitality industry as part of the inaugural LGBT Week NYC
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Blade officially launches LGBT-friendly business campaign

Blade officially launches LGBT-friendly business campaign | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
The Washington Blade on Monday formally launched a campaign designed to highlight LGBT-friendly businesses in D.C.
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Jenn T. Grace: Professional Lesbian Interview on Tagg Magazine

Jenn T. Grace: Professional Lesbian Interview on Tagg Magazine | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it
Known as the “Professional Lesbian”, Jenn Tracz Grace, M.S. is a marketing and communications expert that has been in the industry for the past ten years. Focusing specifically on the LGBTQ market, Grace’s website states, “I teach straight people how to market to gay people and gay people how to market themselves.”
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Blade launches ‘LGBT Welcoming Business’ campaign

Blade launches ‘LGBT Welcoming Business’ campaign | LGBT Online Media, Marketing and Advertising | Scoop.it

the Washington Blade announced this week the launch of its “LGBT Welcoming Business” campaign. The campaign comes in response to efforts in other jurisdictions to pass laws enabling discrimination against LGBT patrons and seeks to create a more welcoming business environment in D.C. and a way for businesses to highlight their appreciation for all customers regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation.

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