• NGLCC Honors Nashville LGBT Chamber with Excellence in Programming Award 2017

    NGLCC Names the Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce as 2017 Excellence in
    Programming Award Recipient
    August 3, 2017
    Nashville, TN The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, honored the  Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce with the Excellence in Programming Award on August 3 at the 2017
    International Business & Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    Each year, the Excellence in Programming award recognizes chamber programs that provide significant value to member businesses, volunteers and/or partners, such as business and leadership development or member benefit programs.
    I am extremely proud of the work that the Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce has done to benefit the LGBT-owned businesses in their region,said Justin Nelson, NGLCC Co- Founder & President. This chamber is truly an outstanding example for the rest of our 47 local affiliate chambers across the nation.
    NGLCC affiliate chambers are beacons guiding and nurturing LGBT allied business communities,said Sam McClure, NGLCC Senior Vice President. Innovative programming is essential to the success of the chambers, and of the LGBT business equality movement by extension. I am proud to recognize the Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce for this achievement.
    The greatest reward we can receive for our outstanding programming is witnessing the continued success of our constituents,said Lisa Howe, CEO of the Nashville Chamber. It is truly an honor to be recognized by the NGLCC, and we are grateful for their continued support as we expand upon our programs success in the future.

    The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is the business voice of the LGBT
    community and is the largest global advocacy organization specifically dedicated to expanding economic opportunities and advancements for LGBT people. NGLCC is the
    exclusive certification body for LGBT-owned businesses.  www.nglcc.org | @NGLCC

    The Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce advances common business interests, economic growth, and equality in the workplace and society for its LGBT members, businesses, and allies by providing educational, networking, and community building opportunities.
    Jonathan Lovitz
    Senior Vice President, NGLCC
    Lisa Howe
    CEO, Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce