Marcus Hotels & Resorts joins LGBT Chamber as Gold Founding Member

MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the addition of Marcus Hotels & Resorts as the organization’s newest gold founding member.

“We are excited to welcome Marcus Hotels & Resorts as our newest gold founding member,” said Jason Rae, executive director of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. “Marcus Hotels & Resorts understands the importance of being an inclusive and supportive work environment, and they know the value that LGBT employees and customers bring to their business.”

“Marcus Hotels & Resorts is excited to join the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce,” said Steve Martin, Vice President of Human Resources at Marcus Hotels & Resorts. “We want to be a place where LGBT employees want to work, and we also want to be a place where LGBT visitors want to stay. We look forward to working closely with the LGBT Chamber to grow our business and reach new potential customers.”

Headquartered in Milwaukee, Marcus Hotels & Resorts is a division of The Marcus Corporation. As of November 1, the company owns and/or manages 20 hotels, resorts and other properties in 11 states.  A force in the hospitality industry, Marcus Hotels & Resorts provides expertise in management, development and historic renovations.  The company’s portfolio includes a wide variety of properties including city-center meeting hotels, upscale resorts and branded first-class hotels. 

“We are thankful for Marcus Hotels & Resorts commitment to the LGBT business community. We look forward to working with them to create a stronger pro-fairness business community in our state,” 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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