Brendon Speaks About LGBT Rights to Employees at Visa Headquarters in Foster City, CA
On Monday, June 17th Brendon made a visit to the corporate headquarters of Visa in Foster City, CA. Brendon shared his story of growing up in Chicago and Santa Cruz, CA and his constant fight for LGFT rights. Brendon gave a 30 minute speech, followed by a moderated Q&A with crowd participation and signed autographs for Visa employees.
At the end of the event, Brendon picked winners for the corporate raffle where he signed jerseys, hats, shirts and photos. Brendon said, “It was an honor speaking to a huge corporation like Visa who goes above and beyond for the support of LGBT rights.”
Visa corporation has been an active supporter of LGBT rights and has sponsored numerous events related to the cause. They have also received numerous awards including, Best Places to Work for Commuters, National Center for Transit Research at USF (2012), Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, (2010), Best Workplaces for Commuters, National Center for Transit Research at USF, (2010), Barron’s 500, Barron’s, (2009) & Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, (2008).