Rockwell Automation joins LGBT Chamber as Gold Founding Member

MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the addition of Rockwell Automation, Inc.  as the organization’s newest gold founding member.

“We are excited to welcome Rockwell Automation 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 Rockwell Automation as we grow the LGBT business community in our great state. “

“Rockwell Automation is excited to join the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce and we are looking forward to fostering a deep partnership with them,” said Ed Seaberg, a Rockwell Automation VP. “Rockwell Automation is committed to growing a diverse business community in Wisconsin that attracts and retains the brightest possible talent. Working together, we can make significant differences in growing the LGBT and allied business community in our state.”

Rockwell Automation is the world’s largest company dedicated  industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Rockwell Automation  employs about 22,000 people in more than 80 countries. The company has been named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality for the past two years by the Human Rights Campaign.

“We are thankful for Rockwell Automation’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.

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

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