The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community in America, proudly announces Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) as the latest addition to the NGLCC National Corporate Partner family. TWC is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States.
“Time Warner Cable is a leader within the telecommunications industry that stands at the forefront of diversity and inclusion initiatives”.
NGLCC corporate partners demonstrate their commitment to inclusion by completing the circle of diversity, which includes pro-LGBT workplace policies, authentic LGBT marketing, and purchasing from certified LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBEs).
“Time Warner Cable is excited to partner with NGLCC and we look forward to new opportunities as we expand our supplier diversity program with LGBT-owned businesses,” said David Wiehagen, TWC’s VP and Chief Procurement Officer.
“As a long-time supporter of diversity and inclusion, we believe that working with diverse suppliers is reflective of our employee and customer population and truly benefits the business.”
TWC has an existing relationship with the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce and recently sponsored its “LGBT Gives Back” launch celebration event in Milwaukee. TWC has received numerous awards for diversity and inclusion and was named a 2016 Best Place to Work for LGBT employees by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation with a perfect 100 percent score for the fourth year in a row.
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is the business voice of the LGBT community and is the largest global not-for-profit advocacy organization specifically dedicated to expanding economic opportunities and advancements for LGBT people. NGLCC is the exclusive certification body for LGBT-owned businesses. www.nglcc.org