MEDIA ADVISORY: Virtual Press Conference on Tennessee Businesses Against Discrimination
** MEDIA ADVISORY**
MONDAY: Virtual Press Conference on Tennessee Businesses Against Discrimination
Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce
On Monday, March 8th, the Nashville LGBT Chamber will release the 2021 open letter of Tennessee Businesses Against Discrimination, which makes the case that anti-LGBT discriminatory legislation impacts the ability for businesses to attract, develop, and retain talent and harms the image of Tennessee as a welcoming place to live and work, and do business. Tennessee business signers of this letter include over 20+ corporations, 100+ small businesses, and community organizations, from all areas of the state.
Joe Woolley, CEO, Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce
Andrea Arnold, Senior VP of Public Affairs, Nashville Convention and Visitors Corporation
Other corporate and small business signers.
Monday, March 8, 2021
11:00 am CT
Questions that come through the comments of all three platforms will be fielded.
A Chamber Action Alert can be found here with a breakdown of what legislation will be heard next week and other additional information for understanding this issue.