PURPOSE: To further the mission, goals and activities of MDGLCC. Chaired by the President and consists of all officers and the immediate Past President if she or he is on the Board and wishes to participate.
President – Steven Adkins
Director of Marketing – Jorge Richa
Board Director – Michael Aller
Board Director – George Neary
Charged with membership retention and recruitment. Identifies member benefits and as such develops and plans accordingly to offer members activities and programs to enhance their membership in MDGLCC. Supports the mission and accomplishments of the Chamber internally and externally.
Plans all mixers and general meetings such as lunches and dinners and generates activities encouraging networking opportunities for members, as well as encourages social interaction among the membership.
Plan and coordinate MDGLCC’s annual Gala and Awards Dinner.
Address legislation and regulations that can positively or negatively impact LGBT businesses
Places external news releases and utilizes opportunities at community events to advertise MDGLCC’s presence. Interfaces with community publications on behalf of the Chamber (i.e. Newsletters and collateral material). Oversee the MDGLCC web site, keeping it up to date and reflective of the organization and the needs of the membership.
WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT LUNCHEON
Extend and focus attention on the Miami-Dade County LBT Business Community. Events include quarterly Women’s Empowerment Luncheon (site and speaker selection) and increasing our women’s attendance at the Spotlight (Mega-Mixers & Luncheon) Networkers.