6 Archived posts matching:"pride”

  • ben and jerry

    5 Iconic Food Companies That Are Leaders in LGBTQ+ Workplace Equality

    Pride Month is a time to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. While the majority of Americans support the Equality Act, which prohibits discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender, many companies have also stepped up to openly express support for the community. The food industry, for the most part, has been an ally. In the […]

  • 3 Cannabis Brands That Celebrate Pride

    Pride Month (June) is an opportunity to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. Parades, festivals, and other events show solidarity with the community in remembrance of the Stonewall Riots that took place on June 28, 1969 — an event widely viewed as a turning point in the LGBTQ+ rights movement. A year later, the first Pride parade […]

    • Cannabis
    • June 12, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • Cool Cat

    Making the Wine Industry More Inclusive with Cool Cat’s Co-Founder Rocco Venneri

    Rocco Venneri is building a community of ‘Cool Cats’ — like-minded individuals who share his mission to break down barriers and be inspired to follow their dreams. As a minority founded, led, and operated beverage lifestyle company, Cool Cat is a modern brand that represents more than ‘just a drink.’ We caught up with Rocco […]

    • Beverage
    • June 12, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    5 LGBTQ+ Owned Beauty Brands to Show Your Pride

    The beauty industry has been slow to evolve when it comes to embracing inclusivity. The good news is that progress is being made. While emerging brands like the ones featured on our list are making notable strides in setting new standards for the beauty industry, legacy beauty companies are taking notes. This is not to […]

    • Beauty
    • June 1, 2022
    • ForceBrands
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    6 Beer, Wine, and Spirits Companies Celebrating PRIDE

    Pride Month is a celebratory time of year. It’s an opportunity to live your life unapologetically and to support those who do the same. Even if you don’t fall under the LGBTQ+ umbrella, that doesn’t mean you can’t express your support as an ally. This year, even with vaccinations on the rise, things still feel […]

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    5 Brands Celebrating Pride with Purpose

    It’s one thing to celebrate Pride this month, but it’s another to also give back. These brands are doing both. In a milestone year for the gay rights movement, especially in New York City,  2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the riots at The Stonewall Inn in downtown Manhattan and the beginnings of the LGBTQ+ […]

    • ForceBrands
    • June 12, 2019
    • Rebecca Fryer