Google
Gayapolis
Web
 

 

Welcome!
 
Username:

Password:


Register Now

Site Navigation

gay news News

gay directory Directory

gay travel Travel

gay weddings Weddings

gay real estate Real Estate

gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender people People

free gay personals Personals

gay careers Careers

email Gayapolis Email Us

Gayapolis Home Page Home

 

 


WA: State Could See Increase in Gay Tourism if Marriage Equality Passed
Louise Chernin, president of the Greater Seattle Business Association, the largest gay, lesbian bisexual and transgender chamber of commerce in the U.S., said, "I think we don't even know what the ripple effect will be to economically enhance this city and state.

"GSBA started 'Travel Gay Seattle, where out is in' initiative. We are working with the convention and visitors bureau. We've been working for the last year and a half , encouraging people to visit our beautiful state; this will be one more attraction."

Chernin said that becoming a state that recognizes same-sex marriages would have huge economic effects. "How many people will choose to have celebrations -- our florists, hotels, caterers, attorneys?" she asked.

Full Story from KCPQ

Click here for gay travel resources in Washington State.

 

Click Here to Return to the Gayapolis News Section

Published on:  February 4, 2012


Most Recent Articles on Gayapolis.com:

Janet Jackson Kicks Off New World Tour - September 2, 2015
California Assembly Passes Democratic Senator Mark Leno's Transgender Protections Bills - September 2, 2015
Gay Film 'Seek McCarthy' Allowed to be Shown Publicly in China - September 2, 2015
Singapore Lifts Ban on HIV Positive Visitors - September 2, 2015
Singer Steve Grand Asked to Marine Corps Ball by Marine Tanner White - September 2, 2015
Gay Beating in Ghana Stopped by Passing Soldier - September 2, 2015
Popular London Clinic Accidentally Discloses HIV Status for Hundreds of Patients - September 2, 2015
Actors on 'Transparent' On Their Roles in 'Transparent: Behind the Scenes' in Podcast - September 2, 2015
UK 'Celebrity Big Brother' Bromance Attacked - September 2, 2015
Announcement: Blood and Dirt, by Lloyd Meeker - September 2, 2015

Sign up for free daily news updates from Gayapolis

 

 

 

advertising: 

 


Home - News - Directory - Travel - Weddings - Real-Estate - People - Careers - My Account - Log Out
Linking to Gayapolis - Web Site Services - About Gayapolis - Contact Us - Advertising Information - Usage/Privacy Policy
Purple Roofs Travel Directory - Purple Unions Wedding Directory - Gay Realty Network - Mi Casa Su Casa Home Trade - Mongoose On The Loose Web Design
Contents ©2000-2008 Gayapolis, Inc.