GGBA’s Pride Business Expo

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GGBA's Pride Business Expo is the largest business trade show of its kind on the west coast with over 75 exhibitors from local to leading LGBT-supporting businesses. This offers visitors an opportunity to meet with businesses and professionals from the Bay Area who are committed to the LGBT community. To further entice visitors, there will also be door prizes, samplings from restaurants, wineries and caterers, and a silent auction with fabulous items. For those entrepreneurs, there will be a seminar on utilizing social media for your small business. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the GLBT Historical Society. For more information, please visit http://ggba.com/programs-events/pride-business-expo/. If you are interested in exhibiting, please contact the GGBA offices at info@ggba.com for more information. Space is limited. The Expo is also a great…
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MEGA Make Contact LGBT Mixer

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Join the members and friends of the LGBT community for an evening of networking at the San Francisco LGBT Community Center. An official Small Business Week event, the MEGA Make Contact LGBT Mixer is one of the largest LGBT professional gatherings in the San Francisco Bay Area. Come prepared to mingle with fellow business professionals and savor the delicious delicacies of caterer, Out of Thyme Catering and mix it up with wine provided by Barefoot Wines! This event is free for everyone. Please register via Facebook or at http://events.ggba.com. For more information about Small Business Week, visit http://www.sfsmallbusinessweek.com.
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Pride Business Expo

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The Golden Gate Business Association’s PRIDE BUSINESS EXPO June 10, 2010  ·  5-8pm  ·  Hotel Whitcomb, San Francisco GGBA’s Pride Business Expo takes on a new shape every year incorporating timely themes, exposure to different markets and unique educational components. Celebrating its 8th Anniversary in 2010, the Pride Business Expo is the centerpiece of GGBA’s annual programming. GGBA members have the unique opportunity to showcase their business to over 500 consumers from all over the Bay Area. Expo Making History In 2008, the GGBA debuted the its LGBT Wedding Pavilion as an added feature to the Expo, promoting caterers, event planners, limousine companies, jewelers and everything wedding-related to attendees. Watch the Associated Press news story. In 2009, GGBA’s Green with Pride Business Expo served as a platform to merge “green…
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GLBT Expo

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2010 is our 17th Anniversary. This is a huge milestone for the GLBT Community, the loyal sponsors/exhibitors/attendees that support the EXPO and your dedicated staff at The RDP Group. For the past 17 years, the EXPO has helped to present the finest products & services available to the GLBT consumer. Starting in 1993, the EXPO has generated over $80,000,000 of dollars spent within the Greater Tri-State area. This includes the GLBT friendly companies from every industry, both large and small, Fortune 1000 and Gay-owned companies. They have all discovered the GLBT Community is affluent, brand-loyal, well educated and business minded. It is the truest of definition of "THE PERFECT NICHE MARKET". Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 38th & 11th Aves New York City, NY. 10014 for more information call 800-243-9774 #1 in…
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Transgender Job Fair

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Transgender Job Fair VI Wednesday, April 28, 2010 SF LGBT Center 10:00 AM – Noon – employer training 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Transgender Community/Workforce Focus Sponsored by TEEI (Transgender Economic, Empowerment Initiative) Pre-Job Fair Workshops: • Workshop – Wednesday, April 21st (2:00-4:00) • Workshop - TBD
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LGBT Job Fair

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2010 LGBT Job Fair Series LGBT Job Fair Wednesday, February 17, 2010 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM (lunch provided) SF LGBT Center Pre-Job Fair Workshop: • Panel of Experts – Wednesday, February 10th (2:00-4:00)
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LGBT Business Awards

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NGLCC has annouinced the 2009 Business Award Recipients The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) is proud to announce the individuals, companies and organizations that will be honored at the 2009 National Dinner: An Evening of Courage! for their exemplary work in and for the LGBT business community. John Evans, best known for co-founding C-SPAN, as well as his charitable efforts surrounding AIDS awareness and research, will receive the award for Courage in Business.  Evans is a globally recognized expert in the telecommunications industry and on technological innovation, and is the current chair and CEO of the Evans Telecommunications Company—an investment and consulting firm in the cable television and telecommunications industries. The Twin Cities Quorum GLBTA Chamber of Commerce has been awarded the honor of 2009 Chamber of…
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LGBT Job Fair @ SF LGBT Community Center

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LGBT Job Fair SF LGBT Community Center October 14th Introducing the SF LGBT Community Center’s 20th Job Fair for LGBT job seekers! To date over 5,000 LGBT community and allies have attended past Center Job Fairs, which a provide a comfortable and personal way to introduce job seekers to diversity-minded companies, in a wide range of fields and categories. This event is FREE and open to ALL, with a special emphasis on serving the needs of transgender job seekers.  All that is needed to attend is a completed resume. Attending employers are looking for qualified applications in the areas of administrative, customer service, data entry, management, executive, retail, call center, cashier, sales, technology, etc. Employers who have attended the Center’s Job Fairs in the past include Bank of America, California…
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OUT TO WORK – THE LGBT JOB FAIR

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You are invited to New York's 3rd annual career fair targeted to the LGBT community - OutToWork - presented by The Center, the Greenwich Village-Chelsea Chamber of Commerce (GVCCC) and Co-Sponsored by Out Professionals. Thursday, September 17, 11AM-4PM, Free An increasingly large number of companies are looking to diversify their workforce to include the LGBT community, and more companies than ever are interested in demonstrating their workplace policies of fairness and equality with regard to LGBT issues LGBT job applicants are invited to meet with prospective employers in a safe and supportive environment with companies that respect our rights as full and equal citizens. ATTENDEES: Need to relax before starting your new job? Win the Fabulous 4 Getaway Package (valued over $1000) and relieve some stress with a 3 month…
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Art from Trash

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GGBA’S “TALK OF THE TOWN” SPEAKER SERIES The Golden Gate Business Association is proud to announce their 2009 “Talk of the Town” Speaker Series presented by Joie de Vivre Hospitality and Southwest Airlines. This bimonthly program focuses on issues facing businesses of all sizes and gives attendees the opportunity to experience dynamic, informative and interesting presenters. The program is structured so that attendees have the opportunity to network while enjoying the atmosphere and cuisine of each unique Joie de Vivre property. Speakers present promptly at 6pm and typically speak for one hour.  Attendance is open to both members and non-members of the GGBA. Art Not Garbage [caption id="attachment_938" align="aligncenter" width="269" caption="Art from Trash"][/caption] ART from Trash? One person’s trash is truly another person’s art! Norcal Waste Systems’ Artist in Residence…
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