Career & Community Expo

Online registration for the 2016 Expo has closed. To learn more about NLGJA’s Expo opportunities, contact Maya Blackmun, NLGJA Development & Project Director, at

NLGJA’s Career & Community Expo is a highlight of the national convention experience. Connect with journalists, media professionals and news managers from a wide representation of broadcast, print, online, new media and independent communication outlets committed to fair and accurate coverage of the LGBT community.

The Expo is a prime opportunity to interview top-notch candidates for media, communications or public relations positions, to share information about your organization or to promote your products and services.

For more information, please contact: Maya Blackmun, Development Director, NLGJA – The Association of LGBTQ Journalists, at

Expo Hours

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Friday, September 9, 2016

Expo Package Rates

  • Corporations or Government Agencies $1,250

  • Media Company $1,000

  • Non-Profit $750

Expo Packages Include:

  • One (1) six-foot table with a table skirt and table topper
  • Two (2) chairs
  • Wi-fi throughout the Expo (Access is based on all attendee usage and cannot be guaranteed)
  • One (1) complimentary convention attendee registration
    (Additional convention registrations for Exhibitors at the Early Bird rate may be available; please contact Maya Blackmun at for more information.)

NLGJA does not provide nor cover the cost of A/V equipment, electrical outlets, phone or data lines, internet access, additional furniture, shipping of materials, set up or break down of exhibits. Exhibitors themselves must make arrangements for these and other additional items or services. Information regarding shipping and a list of hotel-provided preferred vendors will be provided to exhibitors.