Bergstrom Automotive joins LGBT Chamber as Newest Gold Founding Member

MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Bergstrom Automotive, headquartered in Neenah, has joined the organization as its newest gold founding member.

“We are proud to welcome Bergstrom Automotive, a great Wisconsin grown company, as the LGBT Chamber’s newest gold founding member,” said Jason Rae, executive director of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. “Since it’s founding, Bergstrom Automotive has been a tremendous leader throughout the state. This is a company that lives and breathes a vision of inclusion and respect.”

“Bergstrom Automotive believes firmly in treating everyone we connect with like family,” said Tim Bergstrom, President and COO of Bergstrom Automotive. “We want to build a business where everyone can be their full, authentic self – from our team members to our customers. We look forward to building a strong partnership with the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber that will allow us to support our guests and our teammates.”

Bergstrom Automotive, headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, is one of the top 50 automotive retailers in the U.S. The company employs over 1,400 teammates and is focused on delivering outstanding guest service. The Bergstrom organization sells and services the following franchises: Acura, Alfa Romeo, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Equus, FIAT, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Maserati, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Porsche, Ram, Scion, Sprinter, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo in 30 facilities located throughout the state of Wisconsin.

“We are thankful for Bergstrom Automotive's commitment to developing a pro-fairness business community in Wisconsin. We could not be prouder to welcome such a great company to our Chamber family,” 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. In 2015, the organization was recognized as the Chamber of the Year by the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC).

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