VGLCC The Virginia Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (VGLCC) is the nonpartisan voice of Virginia's LGBT business community and its allies. The VGLCC is the nonpartisan voice of Virginia's LGBT business community and its allies.
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The VGLCC unites LGBT entrepreneurs, innovators and job creators while promoting economic equality through the guiding principles of advocacy, collaboration and education. In short, the VGLCC integrates the story of the LGBT community into the evolving narrative of Virginia's diverse 21st century economy.

Mission: Our mission is to unite LGBT entrepreneurs, innovators and job creators, and integrate them into Virginia's broader marketplace.

Suit up, gents. https://amp.issuu.com/visual-stories/cJbMwC5IsHr
12/03/2019
Cocktail Attire for Men

Suit up, gents.

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What Exactly is “Cocktail Attire?” Essentially, it’s a semi-formal look or outfit that is designed to bridge the gap between Silicon Valley’s casual day wear and Downton Abbey’s formal evening attire. This “between the hours” dress code applies to any occasion that requires a little mo...

LGBT Queer Cocktail Party Attire Tips and Tricks for Men — Q Media
12/02/2019
LGBT Queer Cocktail Party Attire Tips and Tricks for Men — Q Media

LGBT Queer Cocktail Party Attire Tips and Tricks for Men — Q Media

A semi-formal look or outfit that is designed to bridge the gap between Silicon Valley’s casual day wear and Downton Abbey’s formal evening attire. This “between the hours” dress code applies to any occasion that requires a little more refinement such as cocktail parties (duh), weddings, a...

Travel like a pro with Q Mid-Atlantic's special 2019 Travel Book! From Anchorage to Ibiza and from Palm Springs to Sydne...
12/01/2019
Q Mid-Atlantic | Travel Book 2019

Travel like a pro with Q Mid-Atlantic's special 2019 Travel Book! From Anchorage to Ibiza and from Palm Springs to Sydney, they'll guide you through LGBTQ inclusive destinations all across the world! So, fasten your seatbelt and make sure your tray tables are in their upright and locked position. It's time to fly!

Travel like a pro with our special 2019 Travel Book! From Anchorage to Ibiza and from Palm Springs to Sydney, we'll guide you through LGBTQ inclusive destinations all across the world! So, fasten your seatbelt and make sure your tray tables are in their upright and locked position. It's time to fly!

Check out this great interview with John Gidding courtesy of our friends at Q Media Company!
05/08/2019
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Check out this great interview with John Gidding courtesy of our friends at Q Media Company!

We interviewed home designer John Gidding about his childhood, what his biggest inspirations as a designer, and how he altered his career path before ended up here. http://bit.ly/2V4cXOI

04/11/2019
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Are you interested in authentically sharing your company's inclusive story with our diverse and growing audience throughout the mid-Atlantic region?

Email [email protected] or send Q Media Company a Facebook message for more information about how you can become a part of this year's Wedding Book!

We'd love to hear from businesses who help couples plan their magical day (venues, DMOs, wedding planners, caterers, florists, jewelers, etc.) AND businesses that help couples plan their new lives together (accountants, lawyers, realtors, contractors, retailers, attractions, schools, family planning organizations, etc.).

Share your inclusive story TODAY!!

Are you interested in authentically sharing your company's inclusive story with our diverse and growing audience throughout the mid-Atlantic region?

Email [email protected] or send us a Facebook message for more information about how you can become a part of this year's Wedding Book!

We'd love to hear from businesses who help couples plan their magical day (venues, DMOs, wedding planners, caterers, florists, jewelers, etc.) AND businesses that help couples plan their new lives together (accountants, lawyers, realtors, contractors, retailers, attractions, schools, family planning organizations, etc.).

Share your inclusive story TODAY!!

04/05/2019
Q Media Company

Friends,

Please take part in the 13th Annual LGBTQ Community Survey.
http://survey.communitymarketinginc.com/se/359D342B41DAB587?CMID=144

Participation in this survey gives important feedback to our LGBTQ community media and organizations and provides valid data to companies interested in serving our community, sponsoring our charities, and supporting their LGBTQ employees. Last year's survey yielded 45,000 respondents from 150 countries!

Click here to start the survey, or paste the following into your browser:
http://survey.communitymarketinginc.com/se/359D342B41DAB587?CMID=144

It should take 12-15 minutes to complete.

Everyone who completes the survey by May 15th, 2019 may enter into an optional drawing to win one of twenty US $50 cash prizes, or if you win, you can designate a charity to receive the $50. Additionally, we are donating $1,000 to the Trevor Project to support their work with LGBTQ youth.

Please forward this message to LGBTQ friends around the world who may be interested in participating. And please post it to your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Instagram, etc. accounts!

Friends,

Please take part in the 13th Annual LGBTQ Community Survey.

http://survey.communitymarketinginc.com/se/359D342B41DAB587?CMID=144

Participation in this survey gives important feedback to our LGBTQ community media and organizations and provides valid data to companies interested in serving our community, sponsoring our charities, and supporting their LGBTQ employees. Last year's survey yielded 45,000 respondents from 150 countries!

Click here to start the survey, or paste the following into your browser:
http://survey.communitymarketinginc.com/se/359D342B41DAB587?CMID=144

It should take 12-15 minutes to complete.

Everyone who completes the survey by May 15th, 2019 may enter into an optional drawing to win one of twenty $50 cash prizes, or if you win, you can designate a charity to receive the $50. Additionally, we are donating $1,000 to the Trevor Project to support their work with LGBTQ youth.

With Q Media's 4th annual Wedding Book around the corner, this shout-out from Retail Merchants could not be more timely!...
04/04/2019
Q Media is so excited to join the Retail Merchants family!

With Q Media's 4th annual Wedding Book around the corner, this shout-out from Retail Merchants could not be more timely! Check out this post for an incredible offer! :)

Q Media is a full-service marketing and multimedia company that provides inclusive branding solutions. Our job is to connect your business to the $1 TRILLION LGBTQ market through education, storytelling, and technology. We are non-partisan, non-activist and family-friendly. This operational ethos is...

03/15/2019
Q Media Company

Go team Leadership Metro Richmond!

Hey there, sports fans! When I'm not kicking home runs into the end zone with my lacrosse stick on the ice to score a field goal with nothing but net, I'm supporting Leadership Metro Richmond If you like sportsball, bet on this amazing organization.

02/19/2019
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Check out Q Media's latest issue online! https://www.qvirginia.com/latest-issues

Here's a sneak peak into our fabulous 2019 Home issue! Read it online for FREE! https://www.qvirginia.com/latest-issues

It's chock full of celebrity interviews, book reviews, local happenings and a special look into what the Chinese New Year of the Pig holds in store for you! What's your (Chinese) sign, baby? ;)

The Bianca Del Rio John Gidding Ashlee Marie Preston Vic Gerami OutRVA Shrine Mont Camps Michele Zehr Virginia is for Lovers Virginia Opera Being Centered: Psychological Services, PLLC Richmond, Virginia Richmond Region Tourism

Virginia Stage Company Produces Tony Award-Winning Musical: Fun Home
01/25/2019
Virginia Stage Company Produces Tony Award-Winning Musical: Fun Home

Virginia Stage Company Produces Tony Award-Winning Musical: Fun Home

Virginia Stage Company takes a leap into a different realm to produce the Tony Award-winning musical  Fun Home . Unlike the classics seen so far in their 40th anniversary season,  Fun Home  is a modern cutting-edge musical that premiered only five years ago.

See this show before it's too late! Last performance is on 1/6!
01/02/2019

See this show before it's too late! Last performance is on 1/6!

Virginia Repertory Theatre's production of SISTER ACT deserves nothing less than a resounding hallelujah! From set to music and talent to sheer entertainment, this show hits every note perfectly! The show runs through 1/6, so book your tix TODAY! http://va-rep.org/

Q Media Company
12/26/2018

Q Media Company

“You don't get much closer to Broadway than Virginia Rep's irresistible production of SISTER ACT. There's little more entertaining than seeing this supreme troupe of singing, dancing nuns. That ear-to-ear grin you feel across your face will likely not subside until well after the final bows.” -BroadwayWorld
Book your tickets now!
www.virginiarep.org

Get your tickets to Sister Act TODAY!
12/20/2018

Get your tickets to Sister Act TODAY!

"The modern musical rocks with a talented cast and superior direction!" -Jerry Williams, Richmond Magazine. Don't miss the show critics are calling "exuberant" and "a light, shiny musical comedy just in time for the holidays." www.virginiarep.org

Sister Act rocks!
12/19/2018

Sister Act rocks!

"The modern musical rocks with a talented cast and superior direction!" -Jerry Williams, Richmond Magazine. Don't miss the show critics are calling "exuberant" and "a light, shiny musical comedy just in time for the holidays." www.virginiarep.org

Q Media Company
10/11/2018

Q Media Company

The Home and Garden Events: Richmond is almost here! Get your special discounted tickets to this amazing event! Come see Laurie March and learn some great tips to spruce up your home from the region's most inclusive professionals! https://richmondhomeshow.tix123.com/?disc=HALF

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09/16/2018
Q Media Company

Q Media Company

Don’t miss the Richmond Home Show, presented by Bradley Mechanical, October 12-14 at the Richmond Raceway Complex.

This is the place to shop, compare and save with more than 150 experts in remodeling, kitchen & bath, décor, flooring and more!

Visit RichmondHomeShow.com today to buy your discount tickets and for more info. Use promo code: QVAHOME and receive $3 off.

https://www.qvirginia.com/culture/2018/9/16/the-richmond-home-show-returns

Bravo, Q Virginia: Virginia's LGBTQ Media Company!
07/20/2018

Bravo, Q Virginia: Virginia's LGBTQ Media Company!

As we prepare to launch our annual Autumn Travel issue, be sure to check out our Summer Pride Issue online!
Summer ends on 9/22, which is the same day as VA Pride's annual PrideFest on Brown's Island!! You won't wan't to miss the largest celebration of the LGBTQ community in the Commonwealth!

https://tinyurl.com/y8jupmqh

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06/25/2018

Q Media Company

Hampton Roads Pride Party on the Peninsula is this Wednesday from 6-8pm (http://visithampton.com/prideparty/)! The event will include the 2nd annual Drag Down The River Cruise in addition to free food and carousel rides. To visit their website follow this link: https://bit.ly/2KgRTem! See you there!

04/13/2018
Q Media Company

Q Media Company

‪Our Spring/Wedding Book is Out and at the gorgeous Craddock Terry Hotel and Event Center in Lynchburg. Get your free copy at Q Weddings this Sunday in Richmond! www.vagaywedding.com

Check out Q Virginia magazine's Spring/Wedding Book and be sure to attend Q Weddings on 4/15! Both the magazine and the ...
04/07/2018
Q Virginia | Spring 2018

Check out Q Virginia magazine's Spring/Wedding Book and be sure to attend Q Weddings on 4/15! Both the magazine and the wedding show are FREE!

Thank you Governor of Virginia for writing a great foreword for Q Virginia's 3rd annual Wedding Book!

Grab a coffee, take the survey and change the world!
03/15/2018
Q Media Company

Grab a coffee, take the survey and change the world!

Dear Friends,

We would like to invite you to take a new survey about your opinions and preferences, from an LGBTQ perspective.

There's power in our Pride! Participating in this study helps open doors-and minds-around the world, and influences positive changes for our community. Previous surveys have yielded 45,000 respondents from 150 countries! You may have seen Community Marketing & Insights quoted in the New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, etc.

Click here to start the survey, or paste the following into your browser:

http://survey.communitymarketinginc.com/se/359D342B1FBF9E7B?CMID=142

It should take 10-12 minutes to complete.

Everyone who completes the survey by April 30th, 2018 may enter into an optional drawing to win one of twenty US $50 cash prizes, or if you win, you can designate a charity to receive the $50.

Please forward this message to LGBTQ friends around the world who may be interested in participating. And please post it to your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Instagram, etc. accounts!

Thanks very much for your participation.

You said YES. Now what? The Big Day Bridal Show has you covered! The area's top wedding professionals will all be under ...
02/17/2018

You said YES. Now what? The Big Day Bridal Show has you covered! The area's top wedding professionals will all be under one roof at the Fredericksburg Expo Center!

http://ow.ly/K4ou30isff4

See you Sunday, Feb 18, 11am-4pm. #fredericksburgva

The The Big Day - Bridal Show is the area's largest and most complete Show of its kind. Designed to provide everything n...
02/16/2018

The The Big Day - Bridal Show is the area's largest and most complete Show of its kind. Designed to provide everything needed to plan the perfect wedding experience, the Bridal Show will open February 18, 2018 from 11am-4pm at the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center.

Sample delicious cake and catering offerings, and meet with local industry professionals who are available to answer questions and offer planning assistance. Fall in love with wedding attire during the highly anticipated Fashion Show, produced by Ava Laurenne Bridewith spectacular lighting by Luminuss Productions

An annual tradition for the Bridal Show is the Cake Dive, presented by Mimi's Sugar N Spice Cakes N Cupcakes,LLC and the Bridal Registry. Selected participants are given the opportunity to win a certificate for wedding bands by diving into a massive wedding cake.

Don’t miss the annual Fredericksburg Big Day Bridal Show, Sunday, February 18 from 11am to 4pm at the Fredericksburg Expo Center. More Information, bride registration and discounted tickets are available in advance by visiting

www.bigdaybridalshow.com.

Tickets are $10 in advance online and $12 at the door.

Admission: $12 At Door | $10 Online - Discounts for the Bride

http://ow.ly/Xm5p30iseRB

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