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Thursday, September 7 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Boycotts, Backlashes and More: LGBTQ+ News Through a Business Lens

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Join us for "LGBTQ+ News Through a Business Lens" as experts from Bloomberg explore the intersection of the LGBTQ+ community and business journalism. Panelists will discuss the business community's response to the backlash against Pride merchandise, analyze the economic consequences of workplace discrimination and record anti-trans legislation, and present data on the evolving global public support for marriage equality.

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Emily Birnbaum

Reporter, Bloomberg News - Washington Bureau
Emily Birnbaum is a legal reporter covering lobbying and the Supreme Court. She was previously a tech lobbying reporter for Politico. Prior, she covered tech policy for the publication Protocol and The Hill newspaper. She holds a bachelor's degree in sociology from Kenyon College... Read More →
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Rakshita Saluja

Executive Editor, Bloomberg
Rakshita Saluja is Executive Editor for Bloomberg Digital, where she oversees audience growth and engagement globally for all digital platforms. Prior to this role, she was the Executive Editor of Bloomberg Equality, where she was the editorial lead for equality news coverage in the... Read More →
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Misyrlena Egkolfopoulou

Reporter, Bloomberg
Misyrlena is the head of Bloomberg's Legal News team in the US, and has steered the team through coverage of the collapse of FTX, the indictments of Donald Trump and Elon Musk's legal battles. Ahead of joining the Legal team, Misyrlena spent two years covering the 2020 election, first... Read More →
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Elizabeth Fournier

Senior Editor, Bloomberg
Elizabeth Fournier is a senior editor at Bloomberg overseeing the newsroom’s coverage of the business of equality. She previously spent eight years on the Deals team, editing breaking news on acquisitions, IPOs and activist investors. She started her journalism career in London... Read More →


Thursday September 7, 2023 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congress C (4th Floor)