Utah LGBTQ+ Economic Summit
The mission of the Utah LGBTQ+ Chamber is to provide resources and improve the lives of LGBTQ+ and Ally business owners throughout the state. Beginning with our inaugural event in 2019, we hold an annual summit packed with speakers and topics relevant to our community, as well as ample opportunities to network with your peers.
2019 Economic Summit
"Raising the Rainbow Economy"
Held on Friday, September 27th from 8AM-2PM at the Salt Lake Community College Sandy Campus-Gail Miller Conference Center, the day featured education, enlightenment, business development, and a keynote from none other than Utah native, Bobby Edwards, co-founder of Squatty Potty!
Tracey Dean, Chairwoman LGBTQ+ Chamber
- Mayor's Address
Mayor Jenny Wilson, Salt Lake County
- Being Inclusive
Rob Moolman, Utah Pride Center
- Social Media Authenticity
Chris VanGarrett, VanGarrett Media
- New Microloans
Adrien Drake/Melissa Nagata, Celtic Bank
- LGBTBE® Certification
Jason Rae, National LGBT Chamber of Commerce
- Programming and Leadership
Deb Bilbao, Goldman Sachs 10k Small Businesses
- Attracting and Retaining Solid Employees
Alex Maturin-DiDomizio/Diana Young, PrincePerelson
- New Chamber Foundation & Resources
Trey Edwards, LGBTQ+ SafeZone Chair
- KEYNOTE: THE winning PITCH from Shark Tank
Bobby Edwards, Squatty Potty