24 Apr OutScotland joins the United States National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Global Affiliate Program
Scotland’s Newest LGBT Business Network partners with the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce in the U.S.
Edinburgh, United Kingdom— 1 September 2020 — OutScotland, Scotland’s Premier LGBT+ Business Network, is proud to announce that we have become a global affiliate of the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) in the United States.
OutScotland Is the newest business organization to launch in the UK’s growing LGBT+ community. Launched by director and founder, Matt Dabrowski, there was a clear need to assist the LGBT+ business community in these uncertain times of Brexit and Covid-19 and unify the Scottish LGBT+ business community to: provide access to corporate networks, build and develop business skills and strengths and grow a grassroots movement to propel local industries such as tourism and technology.
“NGLCC, through our NGLCC Global Division, is proud to be the connection point of the international LGBT business community. NGLCC Global promotes the growth and development of small businesses and economic advancement LGBT people by empowering our global network of international affiliates to succeed. We are thrilled to have OutScotland join our affiliate network and look forward to partnering around best practices and working together to grow support for supplier diversity initiatives in Scotland and throughout the UK,” said NGLCC co-founder & president Justin Nelson.
The NGLCC has been promoting economic opportunities for the LGBT community through local business connections and nationwide Supplier Diversity programs and support nearly 1,000 Certified LGBT+ Business Enterprise® (Certified LGBTBE) companies across the United States making it the largest LGBT+ business network in the world. With over 48 local LGBT+ Chambers throughout the U.S. and over 13 International affiliate Chambers. OutScotland is proud to join this extensive, vibrant and growing business community.
“During this time of uncertainty, it is imperative that the LGBT+ business community in the UK stand together and unite, utilising all opportunities for growth as well as the ability to attract other LGBT individuals in working together to rebuild and grow. With this partnership we can bring a unilateral purpose of assisting small businesses in securing a brighter future,” added Matt Dabrowski.
With a proven track record of success, the NGLCC is a crucial partner for future collaboration and mentorship, as well as cross exchange of products and services. We look forward to seeing what’s in store.
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