Steven Cortese

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

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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Culturally Important LGBTQ TV Shows

Over the past decade or so, the entertainment industry has made incredible strides with queer representation in movies and television. …

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The Importance of Black Lives Matter to the LGBTQ Community

By now, you’ve probably heard of the historic parallels between the Black Lives Matter protests and the Stonewall riots of 1969. Minority groups …

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How COVID-19 is Affecting the LGBTQ Travel Community

The COVID crisis hasn't affected all segments of our economy equally. Farmers are still plowing their fields, many of us with desk jobs can safely …

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What Are Marketing Personas And How Do I Use Them?

In order for any business to truly be successful, it needs to reach the right audience. But how do you determine what audience is right for you? If …

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