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Announcing LGBT Week NYC returning for World Pride NYC and the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall

With all of the excitement coming to New York City in 2019 with World Pride and the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall, we are pleased to announce that LG...
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September 10, 2018

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Online Marketing: Matt Skallerud from I Love Gay LGBT
Today we’re talking with Matt Skallerud, born and raised in LA. Matt is a gay entrepreneur, the CEO of #ILoveGay and he specializes in LGBT online marketing. Let’s meet him… Right now you own your own company PinkBananaMedia.com, dedicated in helping companies large and small reach the LGBT consumers online. How are things going with…
September 07, 2018
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Phillip Picardi, Head of Teen Vogue, Exits Condé Nast
Phillip Picardi, the chief content officer of Condé Nast’s Teen Vogue, who was a rising star at the magazine publisher, is leaving the company to become the editor in chief of Out magazine.
August 24, 2018
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Pink Banana Media connects with LGBTQ consumers
Pink Banana Media helps companies look beyond marketing metrics and see the people behind the numbers to reach LGBTQ consumers.
August 19, 2018
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New Land O'Lakes CEO first openly gay woman to head Fortune 500 company
Land O'Lakes named Beth Ford as the company's first female CEO this week, making her the first openly gay woman CEO at a Fortune 500 company, CNN reported.
July 29, 2018
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Introducing our second Hero of Pride, Elizabeth Wallace

In celebration of the NYC arrival of World Pride 2019, The Mixx is honoring 12 individuals. Our second Pride Hero is writer Elizabeth Wallace, recent author of The Ambition Decisions: What Women Know ...
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July 27, 2018

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Is Gay-For-Pay Just American Businesses' PR Strategy?
Would you think a company that only supports the African American community in February for Black History month as racist? How about the rainbow flags, glittered corporate logos and parade floats that come out only in June? Has Pride and the LGBT community become a corporate PR stunt to win dollars?
July 11, 2018
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When drag queens promote it, fans will buy it
"Drag queens are the new pop stars," Randy Barbato, co-creator of "RuPaul's Drag Race" explained... At DragCon, attendees spent over $4 million on wigs, makeup, art and more. That kind of business and marketability might've been completely unheard of not too long ago. If an ad agency featured a drag queen, they usually represented surprise and deception because a man was dresse...
July 09, 2018
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Gay Men’s Health Crisis print ads
The “Blood Flags” print ads fight the ban placed on gay and bi men that prevent them from donating blood.
June 22, 2018
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Verizon Rolls Out The Rainbow Carpet With Pride Video, Connected 'Parade'
Andrew McKechnie, Verizon's chief creative officer, says in a phone chat with "Marketing Daily" that the spot will show up on NBC and Bravo in coming days.
June 20, 2018
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Pride and Prejudice 2018: Pushing forward the global agenda for LGBT rights through advocacy
The Economist Events hosted its third-annual Pride and Prejudice event to explore how united efforts among leaders in business, politics and society can improve the legal rights and societal treatment of LGBT people worldwide.
May 28, 2018
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Out for Undergrad (O4U) and Ogilvy Partner on 2018 Marketing Conference
Out for Undergrad (O4U), creator of the nation's most prestigious LGBTQ undergraduate leadership training conferences has named Ogilvy, one of the world's largest marketing communications companies and a three-time recipient of a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (CEI), as the 2018 O4U Marketing Conference Host Sponsor.
May 15, 2018
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Pride and Prejudice Summit 2018: Translating good intentions into meaningful global action for LGBT
The Economist Events will host its third-annual 24-hour event spanning three cities globally to continue driving impactful discussions about how to push the global LGBT agenda forward as political shifts in the rich world threaten progress.
May 02, 2018
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James Felton Keith: How LGBTQ Entrepreneurs Can Get Involved In Politics
I spoke with James Felton Keith at StartOut's Congressional LGBTQ Entrepreneur Summit about why he decided to run for office, how to start getting politically active as an entrepreneur and how important it is for LGBTQ professionals to be vocal.
April 26, 2018
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The Work Flow We Use When Reaching the LGBTQ Community Online
In years past, when a client was looking to reach the LGBTQ community online, we would start with their ad creative and go from there, adapting and maximizing it to optimal banner ad sizes, both for the desktop and mobile, as well as e-mail newsletter sponsorships.  If a client wanted a more robust campaign, we would then explore content, usually in the form of editorial, that could be adapte...
April 23, 2018
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LGBT Meeting Professionals Association Adds Two Executive Board Members
Derrick M. Johnson II and Tony Scurry bring complementary skills to the young organization.
April 09, 2018
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VIDEO: Focus Group Radio with Matt Skallerud / Pink Banana Media and the #ILoveGay Network
Check out this 30-minute clip from our recent interview with the John Nash & Tim Bennett of the Focus Group Radio, where we talk about the power of social media, especially Instagram and Twitter, and how LGBTQ Influencers are leveraging these platforms for business. We also talk about other LGBTQ media and organizations using these platforms in the same way influencers are, including Pink Bana...
March 09, 2018
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LGBT Marketing Conference | Gay & Lesbian Advertising Conference
CMI's 11th Annual LGBT Marketing & Advertising Symposium, Thursday, May 17, 2018, 8:30am - 6:30pm @ Google NYC
February 13, 2018
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How Do You Select LGBT Media For Your Marketing Mix in 2018?
Have you seen the trend where most media companies today spend all of their marketing time speaking about themselves? Take a look at their social media activity... is their main goal to simply drive traffic back to their website, and from their website, promote their advertisers?  Or are they actively promoting their advertisers directly from their social media activity?  The answers to ...
February 03, 2018
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Meet the Filipino editor behind Condé Nast’s new LGBT-focused publication
Meredith Talusan is responsible for them., the first LGBT-focused title for Condé Nast, the media company which publishes Vogue, Vanity Fair, Pitchfork, and The New Yorker.
January 10, 2018
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Not just for hookups anymore: Grindr is now a media company, too
Zach Stafford and Trish Bendix explain why Grindr is publishing a queer lifestyle magazine called Into, on the latest Recode Decode.
December 27, 2017
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Pride and Prejudice 2018 by The Economist - New York, Hong Kong & London
Hear from some of the most influential business decision-makers, government policy-makers, and innovative thinkers from across the globe, discussing an unbiased, content-driven and business-oriented agenda. Connect and network with over 200 leaders from the worlds of business, politics and society to address LGBT business issues head-on and bring the debate forward on May 24th 2018.
December 06, 2017
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Pernod Ricard USA Earns Top Marks in 2018 Corporate Equality Index
Pernod Ricard USA believes now, more than ever, in the responsibility to bring visibility and pride to diversity, receiving a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. The company joins the ranks of hundreds o...
November 10, 2017
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Grindr Expands With Millennial-Focused News Platform
Grindr is more than just an online dating and social site for gay and bisexual males. The company is launching a Millennial-focused online news platform called Into. Peter Sloterdyk, vice president, global marketing at Grindr, was recently in New York at the LGBT Film Festival promoting it.Grindr Expands With Millennial-Focused News Platform - 11/06/2017
November 08, 2017
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