Colours Conference and Pride Award Gala

May 13, 2021 @ 6:30 am – 4:00 pm
International Banquet & Conference
400 Monroe St #8th, Detroit, MI 48226

The first conference in Michigan for the LGBTQ Business and Ally Community!  The Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber of Commerce and the Michigan Diversity Council are proud to announce the Colours Conference and Pride Awards Gala! As leaders in workplace Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Business Development, a two-day conference will be offered on Thursday and Friday, May 13th-14th, 2021 and ending with the Pride Award Gala.

The 2-day conference will offer best practices and educational support to attendees on the importance of the LGBTQ inclusion in the workplace and supply chains. The Gala will feature a keynote address from trans-advocate, actress and model, Carmen Carrera and an awards presentation where a local leader will be presented with the Allan D. Gilmour award for Outstanding Leadership in Inclusion. Additional awards that will be presented at both the conference and gala include: Small LGBTQ Business of the year; Corporation of the Year; Equity Champion of the Year; and LGBTQ Employee Resource Group (ERG) of the Year. The LGBTQ ERG of the Year award nominations will be submitted by local ERGs and voted on publicly. We hope you see you there!

For general inquiries, sponsorship, and ad opportunities contact: 

Darlene King at [email protected]  Kevin Heard at [email protected].
Ivy Hunter at [email protected]