Entrepreneurship

LGBT Asylum Attorney Creates his Own Firm

LGBT Asylum Attorney Creates his Own Firm

It was really nice to meet with Okan, hear his story leading him to the United States, and the founding of his firm, Okan Law.  Okan shares what he is doing in his work and some of the best habits he's practiced along the way.  The important takeaway is for…
Oakland LGBTQ Center Co-founders Share Entrepreneurial Story

Oakland LGBTQ Center Co-founders Share Entrepreneurial Story

A new episode of Gay Ambitions is now available featuring Joe Hawkins and Jeff Myers, the founders of the LGBTQ Center of Oakland. Joe & Jeff are very active members of the Oakland LGBT community and have been recognized for their leadership roles in Pride Events, AIDS Project, Human Rights…
Update & Podcast Announcement

Update & Podcast Announcement

The past two weeks have been very productive.  I just wrapped up a work week in Tucson, Arizona for Boomi's annual Sales Kickoff where I got to present a pitch in front of an audience and dive deep into product and sales training.  The week was a lot of fun…

Action

Relaunching this blog in a bigger way has been something I have been contemplating for at least two years now.   I can finally say that I am ready to do it.  What that means to me is putting my time and my money where my mouth is.  I realize that…
A New PR Agency with Music & LGBT Focus

A New PR Agency with Music & LGBT Focus

It has taken longer than expected to relaunch, but we are proud to release our first new interview content in over two years!  In this interview, join us to learn about: How Joey started his new company, Agency33, offering a service truly unique to Nashville - a LGBT outreach component Finding…
Building a Lesbian Sex Toy Empire

Building a Lesbian Sex Toy Empire

We're very happy to release the first podcast in over two years!  French entrepreneur Alice DeRock discusses how she built her company Wet For Her and the best business advice she has learned over the course of her career. Wet For Her is the leading lesbian sex toys manufacturer and online sex…
New Podcast: Jewelry Designer for the LGBT Market

New Podcast: Jewelry Designer for the LGBT Market

Happy 2015, and hope it is treating you well so far.  We are in the process of filling our editorial calendar with content for the year, and booking more interviews for the show. This particular interview was recorded in the middle of 2014, and it was a pleasure to speak…
New Podcast:  Diving into Gay Travel & Business Success with Ed Salvato

New Podcast: Diving into Gay Travel & Business Success with Ed Salvato

This interview is packed with helpful information and applies a unique lens to the world of LGBT travel.  We dive into Ed's journey into entrepreneurship and his travel philosophy as a gay man.  If you prefer to listen, you can press play and subscribe in iTunes or Stitcher Radio. Interview:…
New Podcast:  Career & Entrepreneurship Advice from Joe Martin, BDI Events Partner

New Podcast: Career & Entrepreneurship Advice from Joe Martin, BDI Events Partner

Joe Martin is a partner of BDI events, a full-service event planning company based in Los Angeles. & I first connected several months ago and ever since that initial contact I knew we would hit it off!  Check out our conversation covering career advice, entrepreneurship, and finding and developing your passion…