THIS WEDNESDAY: Business Education Forum featuring Christina Aldan, who helps clients realize the full potential of their businesses.
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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.



Business Education Forum

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The Center
401 S. Maryland Pkwy.
6-7:30 p.m.


For nearly a decade, Christina Aldan, Founder of LG Designs, has been helping clients realize the full potential of their businesses. By engaging in effective collaboration, Christina creates strategic plans that allow businesses to thrive and enable people to live the kind of lifestyle they aspire to. Christina has graciously made herself available to GLCCNV Chamber Members for a not-to-be-missed special event on Wednesday, August 19.

Free to attend. Available to current GLCCNV members only.



Governor's Conference on Business 2015. Nevada, meet Tesla! Governor Sandoval will be joined by a representative from Tesla at the conference luncheon to formally introduce themselves and to speak about their plans and what that means for the state, local communities and businesses. August 25 from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Atlantis Hotel and Casino in Reno. $40 in advance, $50 at the door. Register online at

GLCCNV Networking Luncheon

Wednesday, September 2 • 11:30am–1:00pm Headquarters (400 Stewart Ave.)

Use free public parking one block from Zappos under I-95. Entry/exit to the east on 7th Street and to the west on 4th Street. Attendees should go to the registration table in the Zappos Lobby then present a photo ID to receive a visitors badge. Show up a few minutes early just to be safe. Directions to the lunch location will be provided at that time.

Buy Tickets Online

Small Business Certifications
for Government Contracting

Free webinar!
Wednesday, September 9 • 2–3pm

Click Here to Register

GLCCNV member Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority presents Committed to our Business Community, a free expo at Las Vegas Convention Center's South Hall on September 10. Find local business-building opportunities and resources. Exhibitors wanted: public agencies, large corporations, hospitality industry members and business resource groups. Local suppliers are invited to meet procurement professionals and business resource organizations. Email for more information.

Doing Business with the
Nevada System of Higher Education

A free opportunity to learn from presenters from Business Center North (UNR), College of Southern Nevada and UNLV.

Thursday, September 17 • 1–3pm

Call 800-240-7094 or
click here for additional location details or to register

The following event is open to GLCCNV Members


New President Circle Member, Wells Fargo in conjunction with GLCCNV is planning a supplier diversity event in mid October. This event will be open to Chamber Members with more details to follow.

Chamber Member News

GLCCNV is proud to announce WELLS FARGO
as our newest President Circle Member.

GLCCNV is excited to announce Gregory Moore of
STATE FARM INSURANCE as a renewed Business Member

Community Events


Saturday, September 12
Symphony Park (next to The Smith Center)


Saturday, October 17
Drai's Beach Club • Nightclub (atop The Cromwell)


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 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

GLCCNV Board of Directors

Dina Proto — President
Lydia Toscano-Corbett — Vice President and Membership Chair
Gina Webb — Treasurer
Robert Frisch — Director of Operations
Leonardo Benavides — Education
Heather Cox — Supplier Diversity
Tim Evans — Marketing
Alexia Kay — Events

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