CTGLC at Pride in the Park – Norwalk

Thank you Triangle Community Center and the city of Norwalk for a wonderful Pride festival.

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Small Business Success Story: OutSmart Office Solutions & LGBT Certification

outsmart-office-solutions-founders-2OutSmart Office Solutions’ co-owners are gay and lesbian, and they want their customers to know it.

George Pieper and Dawn Ackerman’s business is certified by the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), a Washington D.C.-based organization that supports business owners who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender. As a […]

Casting Call for Shark Tank

SharkTankDon’t miss the incredible opportunity to pitch your business at a Casting Call with the casting team from ABC’s Shark Tank on Saturday, April 11th at 8:30am at thehive 2.0 in Washington, DC. During its 6th season, the “Sharks” have invested over $50 million […]

CT companies advocate gay marriage to Supreme Court

AR-303139975By Brad Kane, Hartford Business Journal

Several Connecticut companies have joined forces with corporations across the nation to support gay marriage in a case pending before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Hartford companies including insurers Aetna and Hartford Financial Services Group joined an amicus, or friend-of-the-court, brief on March 5 urging the justices to overturn the […]

CTGLC President Stacy Morataya-Pilkington receives “40 Under Forty” Award


Morataya-Pilkington, of Ledyard, was one of the honorees at an event bringing attention and accolades to young professional men and women who have gone above and beyond in their job duties and their service to the community. Read full article in the Norwich Bulletin

Out & Equal: Gays, lesbians join CT businesses for their LGBT inclusion

Article by Brad Kane in Hartford Business Journal.

When Pennsylvania native Robert Udell graduated from Penn State in 2005 and was looking for a place to work, he ranked potential employers on two criteria.
• Ability to apply his information-technology education and rise in the management ranks.
• Inclusion of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
“Aetna was at […]