Alliant Energy joins LGBT Chamber as Gold Founding Member

MADISON — The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the addition of Alliant Energy as the organization’s newest gold founding member.

“We are excited to welcome Alliant Energy into our Chamber family as our newest founding member,” said Jason Rae, executive director of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. “The LGBT Chamber of Commerce is looking forward to working with Alliant Energy as we grow the LGBT business community in our great state. “

“We are pleased to join the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce, and we are looking forward to fostering a strong partnership with them,” said Anne Carter, Director – Recruitment and Diversity. “Alliant Energy values growing a diverse business community and diverse workforce in the markets we serve. We are dedicated to attracting and retaining talented employees, providing an inclusive workplace, using a diverse pool of suppliers, and investing in economic development. Working together, we can make significant differences in growing the LGBT and allied business community in our region.”

Alliant Energy provides energy solutions to more than 1.4 million customers in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. The corporate headquarters is in Madison, Wisconsin. They currently have nearly 4,200 employees working across their service territory.

“We are thankful for Alliant Energy’s commitment to the LGBT business community in Wisconsin. Their investment will allow us to continue to expand and help LGBT businesses grow,” said Rae.

The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is an organization of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and LGBT-allied businesses, corporations and professionals throughout the state of Wisconsin. It offers networking opportunities, business development efforts within the LGBT community and educational programming to its members. The organization has more than 275 members from around the state.

Membership information can be found online at: www.wislgbtchamber.com.

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