Pride-Themed Advertising Is Everywhere, but Hold Your Applause

Pride-Themed Advertising Is Everywhere, but Hold Your Applause


In the dance of risk versus reward, corporations finally believe they can make more money capturing market share than they can lose in potential blow back.

Personalization Prevails And Traditions Get A Twist Among Same-Sex Weddings, According To The Knot & Q.Digital LGBTQ Weddings Study 2017

Personalization Prevails And Traditions Get A Twist Among Same-Sex Weddings, According To The Knot & Q.Digital LGBTQ Weddings Study 2017


In celebration of Pride Month and the second anniversary of marriage equality in the US, The Knot, the number one wedding brand and marketplace, and Q.Digital, the trusted voice in the LGBTQ community, today release the results from The Knot & Q.Digital LGBTQ Weddings Study. The study surveyed 821 LGBTQ respondents in the US who were married or are engaged to be married to reveal the average cost of a wedding for LGBTQ couples, how they are proposing, traditions and other key statistics related to LGBTQ weddings in America.

Personalization Prevails And Traditions Get A Twist Among Same-Sex Weddings

Personalization Prevails And Traditions Get A Twist Among Same-Sex Weddings


In celebration of Pride Month and the second anniversary of marriage equality in the US, The Knot, the number one wedding brand and marketplace, and Q.Digital, the trusted voice in the LGBTQ community, today release the results from The Knot & Q.Digital LGBTQ Weddings Study. The study surveyed 821 LGBTQ respondents in the US who were married or are engaged to be married to reveal the average cost of a wedding for LGBTQ couples, how they are proposing, traditions and other key statistics related to LGBTQ weddings in America.

The Advocate celebrates 50th anniversary

The Advocate celebrates 50th anniversary


The Advocate, the longest running LGBT publication in the country, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. The latest issue, number 1091, features covers representing five decades of LGBT history, including the battle for trans rights, the fight for marriage equality, and the work of AIDS activists. 

PRESSING QUESTIONS: Dallas Voice and OUT North Texas

PRESSING QUESTIONS: Dallas Voice and OUT North Texas


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. 

In US, 10.2% of LGBT Adults Now Married to Same-Sex Spouse

In US, 10.2% of LGBT Adults Now Married to Same-Sex Spouse


Two years after the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage, 10.2% of LGBT Americans are now married to a same-sex partner, up from 7.9% before the ruling.

Tech Pride: Celebrations and Challenges for LGBT Members of the Tech Community

Tech Pride: Celebrations and Challenges for LGBT Members of the Tech Community


June is a month for celebrations: not only for weddings but also commemorations of advances in civil rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities. Just as technology …

Visitors Bureau behind unique advertising campaign

Visitors Bureau behind unique advertising campaign


The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau is a trailblazer in GLBQT tourism and marketing.

Nominations open for the PinkNews Ad Campaign of the Year Award

Nominations open for the PinkNews Ad Campaign of the Year Award


PinkNews is looking for the best LGBT-inclusive ad campaigns of the past year.

The benefits of advertising to LGBT consumers

The benefits of advertising to LGBT consumers


Data shows that LGBT consumers in the US, UK, and Germany are more likely than the general public to act after seeing an ad

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

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


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.

Misterb&b raises $8.5 million to build the Airbnb for the LGBTQ community

Misterb&b raises $8.5 million to build the Airbnb for the LGBTQ community


Is there room for smaller, more focused Airbnb competitors? French startup Misterb&b thinks so as the startup just raised $8.5 million from Project A and..

June 2017 Updates from Pink Banana Media - Happy Pride

June 2017 Updates from Pink Banana Media - Happy Pride


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.


Matt Skallerud's insight:

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

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


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

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

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


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.