Utah LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce

Podcast: Utah LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce: Advocating for Inclusivity

Kaitlyn ClarkeBusiness Elevated Podcast

Business Elevated Podcast (Season 4 Episode 5)

This podcast series features business and government leaders discussing what it’s like to live and work in the great state of Utah.

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The Utah LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce represents over 140 small business, corporate, and nonprofit members who share the values of promoting equality and diversity in the workplace.

In this Business Elevated episode, listen to Liz Pitts (She|They), president of the Utah LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce, Samantha Taylor (She/Her), the organization’s board chair, and Pete Codella, Go Utah’s communications director, as they discuss the organization’s journey. They discuss creating a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive Utah.

They also discuss how about 10% of the chamber’s members are Certified LGBTBE® businesses. The certification helps Utah businesses differentiate themselves as they prospect for new business and clients, and collectively team with other certified companies for contracting opportunities.