Virtro attended and contributed to the Canadian Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) on Friday the 15th of March. The CGLCC, representing LGBTQ2 is conducting a series of roundtables in 6 cities throughout Canada.
It is estimated that there are as many as 140,000 LGBT+-owned businesses in Canada. Those businesses represent millions of dollars of economic activity, as well as a unique set of experiences, know-how and economic potential.
Global Affairs Canada, EDC and CGLCC are looking at ways they can better support Canadian LGBT+ owned businesses in their export strategy.