Steven Cortese

Geography buff, Big Brother fanatic, unofficial world record holder for the fastest human crab walk.

How Do I Reach an LGBTQ Audience with My Digital Marketing Strategy?

If you’re looking to invest media dollars to target LGBTQ people - one of the first questions you need to ask is “where do LGBTQ people consume …

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Preparing Your Brand for Pride Season

A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, Americans are learning how to live alongside the virus and adapt their behaviors so they can take part in …

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5 Beautifully Executed LGBTQ Video Ads

With every passing year, it seems that more and more advertisers are showcasing LGBTQ people in their ads. I don’t want to distract from that …

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The Future of Virtual Pride

In February of 2020, I was spending a majority of my time at work preparing for one of the biggest projects in my career: getting thousands of ducks …

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How Working from Home Can Work in Your Favor

No kids. No office. More travel. (When it's safe again)

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How to Plan for Pride 2021

What will pride 2021 look like? It’s the question on the mind’s of many in the LGBTQ community and the sponsors that participate in the festivities. …

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5 Pieces of Information to Look Through When Planning Your Marketing Strategy

When devising a marketing strategy or figuring out where to take your advertising next, it is important to use data points and pull concrete …

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LGBTQ Tourism Websites Doing It Right

Traveling as an out and proud gay person can often be quite scary. Studies have shown that although LGBTQ people want to be integrated into …

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Ideas to Show Off Your Company's Pride

As a queer person working in the LGBTQ marketing space, the idea of Pride 365 has always meant a lot to me. I always look to push clients to make the …

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Why It's Important to Partner With an LGBTQ Agency When Pitching Tourism

RFPs often end up being a long and arduous process for marketing agencies to complete, but a wide range of potential clients will require them. If …

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