• Chamber Chat: Disruptors, Innovators, Influencers

    The world of business and our own individual lives are impacted daily by the many things that surround us and that we become in contact with. Some of these things can be categorized as Disruptors (something that radically changes an industry, business strategy, etc. by introducing a new product or service that creates a new market), Innovations (a "new idea, device, or method”; something original and more effective and, as a consequence, new, that "breaks into" the market or society) or even an Influencer (a power affecting a person, thing, or course of events, especially one that operates without any direct or apparent effort.To change the behavior or thinking of someone).

  • Chamber Chat: Equality Means Business

    At this historic moment in the LGBT civil rights movement, Florida is on the front line of Southern states in achieving LGBT equality, and the business community is helping to lead the way.

  • Chamber Chat: S.O.M.A Membership Directory & Resource Guide

    The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is on the final stretch of its Membership Campaign and consequently compiling the information that will appear in its “2015 Membership Directory & Resource Guide.”  

  • Chamber Chat: State of Our Community

    On behalf of the Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce we would like to wish our members and the community at large a prosperous New Year 2018 ahead. May this be a year of personal and professional growth where businesses continue to thrive in order to contribute to our economy and the progress of our city.

  • Chamber Chat: Third Annual Pink Flamingo Awards

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  • Column: “Cruising for Business”

    There recent passing of the law that allows for same sex marriages in Florida will for sure positively impact our local economy. Businesses, both gay and allied, are eager to offer their products and / or services to those who will soon join their loved ones in matrimony. Many wedding preparations are on their way and businesses are cruising full steam ahead in aiding these couples in their journey.

  • Column: Networking Breakfast with Dale Carnegie Training

    The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (MDGLCC) is one of the largest and most active business chambers of its kind in South Florida. Since its inception over 12 years ago, we have taken pride in successfully promoting and supporting opportunities for the LGBT and allied community through its role as a grassroots business and professional association.

    Networking and educational opportunities are a few of the things that the MDGLCC helps coordinate for its members and welcomes the community at large to participate in. Below is one upcoming opportunity for the month of February that you might want to consider exploring and attending.  

    On Friday, Feb. 28join us for a Networking Breakfast with Dale Carnegie Training entitled "Sell more in 2014.” At this interactive and engaging seminar participants will learn how to: sell with increased confidence, connect quickly and easily with prospects and customers, build relationships so prospects and clients want to talk about their interests, understand the power of following a sales process, understand how a positive attitude contributes to sales results, incorporate best practices for results oriented appointments.

    Space is limited to 50 people and will be held at Soyka Restaurant (5556 NE 4th Court, Miami) from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Members ($35), Non Members ($45). RSVP at, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 305-673-4440.

    If you have any inquiries on the above events or are interested in joining the MDGLCC  feel free to reach us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 305-673-4440 or

  • Miami Gay Chamber’s ‘Emerald Gala’

    The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce will hold its 13th annual Emerald Gala in the Grand ballroom of downtown Miami's Hilton Hotel on June 21at 6 p.m.

  • The Topaz Gala in Miami on May 16

    The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber Of Commerce (MDGLCC) will honor corporate and individual supporters of the Miami-Dade LGBTQ community at their 16th Annual Gala and Awards Celebration, “The Topaz Gala” on Saturday, May 13, at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Miami.