MINNEAPOLIS (PRWEB) December 21, 2020
Staffing Proxy is proud to announce they have been named a Certified LGBT Business Enterprise® by the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Supplier Diversity Initiative. The NGLCC is the business voice of the LGBT community, serving as the nation’s exclusive certifying body for LGBT-owned and -operated businesses.
“We are so pleased to welcome Staffing Proxy to the ever-expanding network of NGLCC-certified LGBT Business Enterprises and the hundreds of corporations and government agencies eager to put them to work,” read a statement by NGLCC Co-Founder and President Justin Nelson and Co- Founder and CEO Chance Mitchell. “According to NGLCC’s groundbreaking America’s LGBT Economy report, America’s estimated 1.4 million LGBT business owners, many of them NGLCC-certified, add over $1.7 trillion to the GDP and create tens of thousands of new jobs. We are proud to count Staffing Proxy among those who prove every day that LGBT businesses are the future of the American economy.”
Staffing Proxy is now eligible to participate in the NGLCC’s supplier diversity programs with the Fortune 500 and government agencies nationwide. Additionally, they can take advantage of the vast educational opportunities promoted by the NGLCC and work to foster business-to-business relationships with other Certified LGBTBE® companies worldwide, especially at the NGLCC International Business & Leadership Conference.
“I am extremely grateful that Staffing Proxy is now certified as an LGBT-owned business,” said Shadi Chakoutahi, Founder of Staffing Proxy. “Orientation and gender identity should never be barriers to securing employment. Our mission is to move every potential employer in the hearing healthcare industry toward becoming an Employer of Choice (EoC), so we work with employers to improve their EoC score. This includes removing barriers between top-quality talent in our community and potential employers. Our certification as a LGBT Business Enterprise® means those seeking work can have confidence in our ability to be their next connection.”
The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) is the business voice of the LGBT community and the exclusive certifying body for LGBT-owned businesses. With more than 200 corporate partners, and 62 local, state, and international affiliate chambers, NGLCC is the largest LGBT business development and economic advocacy organization in the world.
NGLCC Media Contact Press@nglcc.org 202.234.9181
About Staffing Proxy
Staffing Proxy is a Recruiting and HR agency specializing in the hearing healthcare industry. The mission of Staffing Proxy is to help every employer become an Employer of Choice (EoC), while building lasting connections between exceptional employers and the brightest minds in the industry.