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Unilever's ambitious new plan for fighting social inequity includes more diverse advertising
Wide-ranging directives around inclusion and climate change come as the company reportedly preps a significant international media-buying review. 
January 21, 2021
New York just became the biggest city to make LGBT-owned businesses eligible for billions in government contracts for minority entrepreneurs
"This is, without a doubt, a major win for LGBT businesses," said Justin Nelson, the president and cofounder of the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce.
January 19, 2021
Lanaya Irvin Named CEO of Coqual
Coqual, the 17-year-old think tank that studies diversity, equity, and inclusion and advises many of the world’s largest corporations, has announced that Lanaya Irvin will assume the role of CEO effective February 1, 2021. Coqual’s current CEO, former television executive Pat Fili-Krushel, will become chair of the Coqual Board of Directors.
January 15, 2021
Representation Matters - Yuval David
The director of “Wonderfully Made — LGBTQ+R(eligion)” is on the cover of Rage Monthly.  In the accompanying article, Yuval discusses the importance of representation within entertainment and media.
January 15, 2021
Why Don’t Advertisers Target Queer Women?
A recurring perception of queer and lesbian-identified women in the United States is that they don’t buy anything. Unlike their queer male counterparts, many advertisers aren’t looking to court a lesbian consumer base...
January 06, 2021
Gen-Z is increasingly opting for brands that support the LGBTQ community, talk about mental health and stand for a bigger cause
Viral Fission’s survey base consisted of around 10,000 + respondents pan India. From the age group between 17-24 yrs. As per the report, Over 90% of Gen-Z
December 18, 2020

Launching a Film on Social Media in 2021

We found this Twitter case study on how they helped launch Love, Victor on Hulu a perfect analysis of some of the strategy we've been using here at Pink Media over the past few years. Focusing on the ...
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December 10, 2020

Bubly uplifts LBGTQ+ elders with drag performances, original song
Extending LGBTQ-focused efforts beyond Pride Month may help the PepsiCo sparkling water brand avoid claims of pinkwashing.
December 09, 2020
Inclusion Is Strongest in Genre and Streaming Television, According to Nielsen
Reporting on representation and inclusion on television is always a good news/bad news sort of thing, because, yes, diversity on screen is increasing and that’s good, but things are still not good enough and in general not in line with, you know, actual reality. That’s the big takeaway from Nielsen’s latest Diverse Representation and Inclusion on TV Report, which breaks down the numbers of diversi...
December 05, 2020
Meet the out trans woman behind many of the online platforms that you know & love
"I really feared that when I came out at RebelMouse I would lose clients, I would lose employees, I would lose board members, and I am really proud to say... the opposite happened."
December 03, 2020
How IBM Reworked Itself Into an LGBTQ-Inclusive Firm a member of IBM’s LGBTQ+ council, and govt sponsor for certainly one of our LGBTQ+ groups, I wish to share the methods during which our firm has made a distinction with methods for variety and inclusion and a protracted historical past supporting marginalized workers throughout a number of dimensions.  
November 24, 2020
Egon Zehnder and Out Leadership Announce Partnership
Egon Zehnder, the world’s leadership advisory firm, and Out Leadership, the first and only global platform for CEOs and multinational companies to advocate for LGBTQ+ inclusion and equality, today announce a partnership aimed at promoting LGBTQ+ representation at senior levels of business.
November 19, 2020
Abercrombie & Fitch Teams With Megan Rapinoe to Tackle Mental Health
The brand has gone from "most hated" to perhaps one of the most progressive when it comes to diversity, equity and inclusion.
November 02, 2020
Oreo created limited edition rainbow cookies to celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month
Oreo and PFLAG have released a limited edition rainbow cookie in celebration of LGBTQ+ History Month.
October 10, 2020
.GAY Is Good – Official Domain Launch Brings Historic LGBTQ Online Representation
New .gay domains now available will proudly signify more inclusive and safer online spaces - Domain registry Top Level Design today announced the public launch of top-level domain (TLD) “.gay”, enabling consumers, businesses and registrars to join together online in a new way – taking up the banner in honor of every LGBTQ pioneer who helped pave the way, from the first Pride march 50 years ago, to...
September 16, 2020
What Happened When a CEO Came Out as Transgender
Wynne Nowland’s life-changing transition stirred surprise, support and new challenges at the company she runs.
September 14, 2020
What LGBTQI women want from advertisers
Facebook is here to drive business equality for LGBTQI women, providing an insight into what we want from brands... Cast your mind all the way back to April earlier this year and you might remember a little event that happened by the name of Lesbian Visibility Week. It was a week of…
September 12, 2020

#ILoveGay Today’s “Voices of LA”

#ILoveGay “Voices of LA” showcases some of LA's LGBTQ+ creativity, featuring and bringing together some of those amazing LGBTQ+ voices from Southern California. Join us as we explore the best in us, t...
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September 02, 2020

How Subaru created the blueprint for selling cars to LGBTQIA+ consumers
In the 90s Subaru ran one of the most progressive ad campaigns. Daring to be different, it laid the blueprint for future all future LGBTQI+ marketing.
August 06, 2020
Queer to Stay: An LGBTQ+ Business Preservation Initiative
HRC and Showtime aim to help support and preserve businesses that serve the LGBTQ+ community with a focus on LGBTQ+ people of color, women and the transgender community.
July 23, 2020
StartOut and Socos Labs announce the launch of the Pride Economic Impact Index
The goal of the SPEII is to quantify the unrealized potential of “out” high-growth LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs, for the benefit of the US economy at large.
July 15, 2020
How Brands Can Appeal To The LGBTQ Community Through An Intersectional Lens
The Black Lives Matter movement and the Pride movement share the same foundations: they're both movements against the systematic oppression of marginalized groups. Here's how brands can appeal to the LGBTQ community through an intersectional lens.
July 07, 2020
New LGBTQ Community Survey Reveals Brands Supporting LGBTQ Equality “More Important Than Ever”
Apple, Disney, Nike, some of the brands doing the best with LGBTQs; Ability to respond to Covid-19, a top concern; Majority will vote in November elections and are stressed out
July 03, 2020
The big business of LGBTQ+ Pride as it goes virtual
With many Pride events moving to virtual platforms, many are wondering how the community will find the support it needs.
June 03, 2020

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