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In the Media

12/30/2015:     Austin Chronicle Gay Place : Top 10s: IIIII-dentity!
12/04/2015:     Austin Business Journal : Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber hires new CEO
08/27/2015:     Austin American-Statesman : Austin business leaders rally to keep funding for chambers, incentives
08/14/2015:     Austin American-Statesman : Texas firms launch effort to support LGBT rights
07/11/2015:     CultureMap : Tourism officials hope LGBT outreach can make Dallas a gay wedding destination
05/27/2015:     CultureMap : Austin stands out as one of the top 3 LGBT-friendly cities in the U.S.
05/27/2015:     Nerdwallet : The Top LGBT-Friendly Cities in the U.S.
04/30/2015:     Dallas Voice : Dallas Voice signed amicus brief
04/10/2015:     NerdWallet : Benefits of Joining an LGBT Chamber of Commerce

12/08/2014:     Austin Business Journal : Austin company wins national LGBT business award
10/13/2014:     KUT New 90.5 : Austin’s Female Illusionists Becoming Socially, and Economically, Empowered
07/24/2014:     KXAN : Texas missing out on millions by banning gay marriage
05/28/2014:     Austin Business Journal : Austin ranks among most LGBT-friendly U.S. cities
05/28/2014:     KVUE : Austin named 7th most LGBT-friendly city in US
05/24/2014:     Austin Chronicle : City to Review LGBT Rights Performance
02/07/2014:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : Warm Up With AGLCC's State of the Chamber
02/04/2014:     Austin American Statesman : Austin may boost funding for Greater Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
01/31/2014:     KXAN : LGBTQ tourism could mean big money for Austin
01/28/2014:     Austin Business Journal : Austin wants to boost LGBT tourism
01/24/2014:     Lone Star Q : Austin looks to expand LGBT tourism effortse
01/23/2014:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : C'mon-a Our House
01/08/2014:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : Top 10 Things to Look Forward to in 2014

12/20/2013:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : AGLCC Awards Make Season Bright
12/20/2013:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : 'Duck Dynasty' Din Goes Über-Meta
12/19/2013:     KTBC : 'Duck Dynasty' suspension stirs controversy
10/31/2013:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : One Small Step Towards Equality, One Large Step for Austin
08/28/2013:     KVUE : AISD expands benefits to include same-sex partners
06/28/2013:     KTBC : AISD reverses decision to offer domestic partner benefits
06/26/2013:     KVUE : Austin organizations respond to SCOTUS DOMA ruling
02/12/2013:     KTBC : Debating civil unions in Texas

11/05/2012:     KTBC : Gay marriage on ballot in four states
09/21/2012:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : See Change
09/19/2012:     KTBC : Chick-fil-A to stop funding anti-gay groups
09/18/2012:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : Come Out to StartOut
08/02/2012:     Austin American Statesman : Chick-fil-A comes with a side of politics
07/17/2012:     KVUE : President aims for record day of fundraising Tuesday in Austin
06/15/2012:     Austin Chronicle : The Archeology of Business
05/12/2012:     KTBC : Obama to be remembered for same-sex marriage stand
01/19/2012:     Austin Chronicle's The Gay Place : Welcome home, Jimmy and Ceci

Press Releases

10/03/2017:    AGLCC Statement on Incident at Sixth Street Bar

02/22/2017:    AGLCC: ‘Bathroom bill’ threatens to flush millions of dollars from Austin economy

12/01/2015:     AGLCC Hires Ceci Gratias as its First President and CEO
08/24/2015:     NGLCC Honors AGLCC with National Chamber Excellence Community Impact Award
03/05/2015:     AGLCC Signs Same-Sex Marriage Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Case

12/08/2014:     AGLCC Member Excel Global Partners Named LGBT Supplier of the Year
05/28/2014:     NerdWallet Names Austin Among Country’s Most LGBT-Friendly Cities
05/12/2014:     Rainbow Ribbon Cutting:  Wright House Wellness
02/22/2014:     Rainbow Ribbon Cutting: Garbo Salon
02/10/2014:     AGLCC works with city, company to fully protect Athenahealth’s LGBT workers
01/24/2014:     AGLCC Embraces Austin City Council Initiative to Boost LGBT Tourism
01/07/2014:     Seminar on LGBT business certification set for Jan. 10

12/20/2013:     AGLCC President Jimmy Flannigan Receives First-Ever Leadership Award from Chamber
12/20/2013:     AGLCC Honors Valued Members at Annual Holiday Party and Awards Ceremony
10/28/2013:     Austin City Council Passes Domestic Partner Benefits Resolution
10/24/2013:     Board Member of AGLCC Named Regional Chair of NGLCC’s CCBO
07/18/2013:     NGLCC Honors Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce with Rising Star Award

11/05/2012:     Chamber VP Jimmy Flannigan appears on Fox 7 Austin debating gay marriage
08/21/2012:     Announcing the launch of The Agenda
01/09/2012:     AGLCC Rings in 2012 with Exciting Developments

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Edgar Gierbolini, President


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