ATLANTA, GA, May 30, 2023 – OUT Georgia Business Alliance, Georgia’s leading organization dedicated to advancing the LGBTQ+ business community, is excited to announce the Power of Connection: 2023 LGBTQ+ Business Summit. Morris, Manning & Martin proudly presents this landmark event to be held June 21-22, 2023, at the prestigious Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.

The Power of Connection: 2023 LGBTQ+ Business Summit is a premier two-day experience designed to facilitate valuable networking opportunities, inspire through powerful keynote addresses, and promote insightful, action-oriented sessions exploring the influence and impact of LGBTQ+ businesses.

OUT Georiga 2023 LGBTQ+ Business Summit—Registration Open

This summit will bring together LGBTQ+ businesses, employees, organizations, and communities from across Georgia, creating a dynamic platform for engagement, collaboration, and empowerment. Participants can foster new relationships, share best practices, and gain practical insights to thrive in today’s diverse business landscape.

2023 Summit highlights include Lambda Legal’s Tara Borelli and National Center for Transgender Equality’s Sybastian Smith as keynote presenters, plus the LGBTQ+ chamber’s Certified LGBTQ-owned Business meet and greet and TGX Business Pitch Competition.

Event registration includes:

  • 2-Day Access to the summit
  • Networking Lunches provide ample opportunities to connect and converse with peers
  • Powerful Keynote Speakers presenting innovative ideas and experiences from industry leaders
  • Action-Oriented Sessions designed to engage attendees in discussions about diversity, inclusivity, and business growth
  • Virtual Expo, featuring a variety of LGBTQ+ businesses, products, and services
  • TGX Business Pitch Competition offers a platform for entrepreneurs to pitch their business concepts to a panel of experts
  • Power Connect closing reception, a celebratory event that concludes the Summit

“The Power of Connection: 2023 LGBTQ+ Business Summit signifies a significant step forward in highlighting the achievements and potential of the LGBTQ+ business community in Georgia,” said Chris Lugo, Executive Director of OUT Georgia Business Alliance. “We look forward to hosting an event encouraging connectivity, learning, and empowerment among Georgia’s vibrant and diverse LGBTQ+ business ecosystem.”

To register for the Power of Connection: 2023 LGBTQ+ Business Summit or for more information, please visit

We look forward to celebrating the power of the LGBTQ+ business community with you in June!

About OUT Georgia Business Alliance

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OUT Georgia Business Alliance proudly serves as Georgia’s only LGBTQ+ and Allied Chamber of Commerce.

Since 1994, OUT Georgia Business Alliance (formerly the Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce) has served the LGBTQ+ and Allied business community by advocating for the most inclusive and equitable business environment; providing support and resources to fuel economic growth; and driving meaningful community connections and impact across the State of Georgia.

OUT Georgia Business Alliance is a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., and is a proud affiliate of the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce. For more information, contact us at or

Media Contact: Chris Lugo, Executive Director of OUT Georgia Business Alliance (312) 451-9388