NLGJA announces Excellence in Journalism winners

NLGJA announces Excellence in Journalism winners


Ahead of its annual convention next month in Philadelphia, NLGJA announced the recipients of its 2016 Excellence in Journalism Award winners. The highest individual awards, NLGJA Journalist of the Year and Sarah Pettit Memorial Award for the LGBTQ Journalist of the Year, were awarded to Katie Barnes and Erik Hall, respectively.

Redesigned pride flag recognizes LGBT people of color

Redesigned pride flag recognizes LGBT people of color


Philadelphia has unveiled a new pride flag with black and brown stripes to represent LGBT people of color.

22+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week

22+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week


Summer is heating up, and the week’s lineup of events in Philly is downright hot. Center City District Sips makes its triumphant annual return this week, a

The NGLCC Conference Is Coming to Philly Next Year

The NGLCC Conference Is Coming to Philly Next Year


Last week at its 10th anniversary celebration, the Independent Business Alliance (IBA) announced that Philadelphia will be hosting the 2018 National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Conference. And now we have the details.

TD Names Kelley Cornish Head of U.S. Diversity and Inclusion

TD Names Kelley Cornish Head of U.S. Diversity and Inclusion


To further its deep commitment to sustaining a diverse and inclusive culture, TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, has named Kelley Cornish Head of U.S. Diversity and Inclusion.

LGBTMPA Interviews James Delmar - Philadelphia CVB

LGBTMPA Interviews James Delmar - Philadelphia CVB


Today, many destinations across the country have the ability to confirm lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) groups and meetings. The most successful destinations are able to leverage their assets and relationships to win and win big. We sat down with James Delmar, National Accounts Manager of the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau to get his thoughts. Over the last 36 months, James has been able to confirm approximately $20M in economic impact for future years into the Philadelphia marketplace.

At Philly's LGBT community center, it's that `70s show

At Philly's LGBT community center, it's that `70s show


Whenever Anthony Louis gets onstage to sing - which is not often anymore - he likes to tell a story.

LGBTMPA Interviews Jeff Guaracino

LGBTMPA Interviews Jeff Guaracino


Jeff Guaracino, author of the forthcoming book, "Handbook for LGBT Tourism and Hospitality: A Guide for Business Practice" and President and CEO of Welcome America, shared his professional insights and tips on the industry with the LGBT Meeting Professionals Association: