Wednesday, February 24, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM CST 


Houston Community College’s West Loop Campus  
5601 West Loop S.
Houston, TX 77081
Driving Directions 


Courtney Mott

729 15th St., NW                                           Washington, DC 20005                                           

Phone: 202-234-9181 

Email: cmott@nglcc.org 

To inquire about ASL interpretation please contact Angel Davis at angel.davis@sba.gov or 404-331-0100


LGBT Business Builder


The LGBT Business Builder is an historic national initiative in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The purpose of this initiative is to remove barriers and increase access to strategic growth opportunities for America’s LGBT business owners. Join NGLCC and the SBA, for the LGBT Business Builder event in Houston.

Speakers will include:

The workshop will prepare attendees to:

  • Grow their businesses with the NGLCC LGBT Business Enterprise® (LGBTBE) certification,
  • Leverage the resources and information provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration into lucrative procurement contracts,
  • Take advantage of emerging procurement opportunities now open in California as well as Massachusetts. Companies interested in working with LGBTBEs include over 1/3 of the Fortune 500

Who should attend:

  • Currently certified LGBTBEs seeking new growth strategies
  • LGBT business owners
  • Local business leaders
  • Supplier Diversity and procurement professionals
  • Anyone committed to the economic advancement of LGBT people
There is no cost to attend this event.




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