Connect with a new person every month to expand your network and drive your career
Meet up with a new person every month for (temporarily) virtual coffee chats
Strengthen your professional network within the LGBTQ+ community
Gain & share knowledge to help advance your career
How it Works
Help us get to know you better: register your profile with us and set your networking preferences.
Get a new match every month, curated based on your demographic preferences, interests and potential for professional development.
Give us feedback on your experience to help us improve the program and re-enroll for the next month.
Networking Success Stories
Start Proud will pair people in the monthly program for networking meetings based on participants stated goals & objectives in networking for a one off meeting
I landed my first job out of school by leveraging people my network. Its easier to get in to a company if you have someone to vouch for you.Steve PugliaVP, Web & Data - Start Proud
The program is initiated to develop a professional network within the LGBTQ+ community where we can learn and help each other.