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MISSION STATEMENT — The Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Nevada (GLCCNV) advances the prosperity, equality and inclusivity of Nevada's gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and allied business community through referrals, education, networking, advocacy and supplier diversity opportunities.

GLCCNV EVENTS

 


THIS WEDNESDAY...

 

 

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER:

 

Leiandra Gaskill

Community Relations Manager,
Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority

 
Leiandra Gaskill is the community relations manager for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). The LVCVA is the destination marketing organization for the Las Vegas and Southern Nevada and its mission centers on creating the world’s most desirable destination for leisure and business travel.  The LVCVA also owns and operates the Las Vegas Convention Center and Cashman Center.
 
As the community relations manager, Gaskill is responsible for the leadership and direction of the Las Vegas Host Committee and other community outreach advocating the benefits of the organization and tourism industry. Her main responsibility is to engage the Las Vegas Community in support of major trade shows and destination special events, and help with “rolling out the red carpet” for Las Vegas visitors.
 
Gaskill joined the LVCVA in June 2014, as the business marketing specialist for the Las Vegas Host Committee.  She was promoted to community relations manager in July 2015. Prior to joining the LVCA, Leiandra previously held sales and operations management positions in the destination management/receptive tour operator industry for AlliedTPro Las Vegas, Kuoni Las Vegas (Previously PGI) and AlliedPRA Las Vegas.
 
After serving five years as an administrative support specialist in the U.S. Air Force during the Gulf War, Leiandra started her now 25-year career in the hospitality industry at Marriott’s Rancho Las Resort in Rancho Mirage, CA. and is a 18-year resident of Las Vegas.

 

It'll be here before you know it!



 


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MGM Resorts International is honored to be President’s Circle member of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. At MGM Resorts International we value diversity and are dedicated to developing ongoing relationships with certified minority, women, disadvantaged, veteran/disabled veteran, persons with disabilities, and LGBT-certified businesses.

Feel free to e-mail us at supplierdiversity@mgmresorts.com if you have questions or would like additional information on business opportunities with MGM Resorts. Please indicate your commodity or service area. Should you need more information about becoming LGBT-certified please contact the Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Nevada at info@glccnv.org.

ARE YOU A CERTIFIED LGBTBE?

By becoming a certified LGBT Business Enterprise (LGBTBE) through the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), businesses are able to build relationships with America’s leading corporations, generate prospective business and clients, and collectively team with each other for contracting opportunities.

As corporate America becomes more inclusive and further diversifies its supply chain, certification offers the opportunity for LGBT-owned businesses to differentiate themselves from their competitors. Additionally, LGBTBEs can participate in NGLCC’s continuing educational opportunities including teleconferences, webinars, and in-person seminars on business development topics.

Visit GLCCNV.ORG for further details and a link to the application.

NOTE: The $400 NGLCC certification fee will be waived
for existing members of the GLCCNV.

Chamber Member News



GLCCNV is please to welcome Caesars Entertainment
as a new Presidents Circle Member.

GLCCNV is excited to welcome new
President Circle Member Cashman Photo

Upcoming GLCCNV Renewals include:
Cox Communications
Altura Counseling & Wellness

Gregory Moore Insurance     
Thanks Babs Tours & Promotion

Get Involved...


GLCCNV is committed to the economic and educational upward mobility for LGBT and allied businesses. We have committees and want to have our members' voices heard. Our committees include
  • Drive Fore Success—golf tournament (coming in 2016!)
  • Membership
  • Supplier Diversity
  • Policy and Education
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Events
  • And Finance
If you would like to volunteer or would like more information, please connect with us at info@glccnv.org with the subject: Committee Volunteer.
 

Call for Announcements

GLCCNV Members:  If you have a special announcement you would like us to include in our newsletter, please email full details to info@glccnv.org.

GLCCNV Board of Directors


Dina Proto — President
Lydia Toscano-Corbett — Vice President
Gina Webb — Treasurer
Robert Frisch — Director of Operations
Christopher Boyd — Policy & Education
Heather Cox — Supplier Diversity
Tim Evans — Marketing
Michelle Parsons — Events


PRESIDENTS CIRCLE MEMBERS


 


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