ManpowerGroup joins LGBT Chamber as Gold Founding Member

MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that ManpowerGroup has joined the organization as its newest gold founding member.

“We are thrilled to welcome ManpowerGroup into the Chamber family as our newest founding member,” said Jason Rae, executive director of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. “We are excited to be able to work with ManpowerGroup to grow the LGBT business and professional community in Wisconsin. “

“We are pleased to join the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce and look forward to building a solid, strong partnership together,” said Jim McCoy, Vice President, ManpowerGroup and executive sponsor of Elevate, ManpowerGroup's LGBT business resource group. “ManpowerGroup values growing a diverse business community and diverse workforce. We are dedicated to attracting and retaining talented employees, providing an inclusive workplace, and using a diverse pool of suppliers. Working together, we can make significant differences in growing the LGBT and allied business community in our state and our country.”

ManpowerGroup, whose global headquarters is in Milwaukee, is the world’s workforce expert, creating innovative workforce solutions for more than 65 years. As workforce experts, they connect more than 600,000 men and women to meaningful work across a wide range of skills and industries every day.

“We are very appreciative to ManpowerGroup’s commitment to the LGBT and allied business community in Wisconsin. Their support will be instrumental to us as we continue to grow a pro-fairness business community in Wisconsin,” 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.

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

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