We take great pride in capturing the energy of our chamber through our photography. If you attended one of our events or would like to get more information about our photography, please email Chris Stephenson at Chris@MBAOrlando.org.
Coinciding with our 22nd anniversary as an organization, and after four years of recognizing the Community Service Award, we have expanded the festivities into a red-carpet awards affair! Celebrate with us as we recognize LGBT & Allied business and community leaders with awards for those who go above and beyond the call of duty for the LGBT community. Regardless of the size of the business, whether they are employer or employee, LGBT or Allied, Profit or non-profit, these professionals make a BIG impact!
George Kalogridis, President of Walt Disney World, and Selisse Berry, CEO and Founder of Out & Equal, delivered our two keynote speeches on diversion and inclusion inside the workplace. Concluding the sold-out evening event at City Hall, Andrea Hays, Director of Inclusion and Diversity for the MBA, moderated a panel of national experts on the topic. Mayor Buddy Dyer, in attendance and delivering a welcoming speech, concluded the evening to be imperative for both continuing equality and economic strength, and reinforced the idea that Orlando is the next great city of this century.
Stuart Milk, the nephew of the late civil rights leader Harvey Milk, flew into Orlando for his foundation to host the second-annual diversity breakfast. Several local celebrities were honored for their commitment to gay rights and equality for all. Honored to host the event, MBA shared the responsibility with the GLBT Community Center of Central Florida and Watermark Online. For information about prints, please contact Chris Stephenson.
Hope and Help of Central Florida started AIDS Walk Orlando in 1995. Over the years this event has grown thanks to your participation! Only with your support can we continue to raise funds to help those affected by HIV/AIDS in our Central Florida community.