Tag: Leather Leadership Conference

Class mentioning Hitler raises controversy at LLC

ATLANTA — The leather community was rocked this week after a class at Leather Leadership Conference (LLC) 22 included references to Hitler and Genghis Khan in the course description.

The class description got a lot of attention after author Laura Antoniou, originally the keynote speaker, wrote an open letter denouncing the class and saying that she could not support an event with such a class. Since then, other attendees, presenters and vendors have said they will no longer attend the event in Atlanta next year.

Leadership In Action Award at Leather Leadership Conference XX in Atlanta

ATLANTA — Thomas Smith received the Leadership In Action at the Leather Leadership Conference (LLC) in Atlanta, GA on March 19, 2016.  Thomas was recognized for dedication, leadership, and passion shown in over thirty years of engagement in the leather community.  Thomas is an award-winning author in 2013 and 2014 International Book Awards and the…

LLC Scholarship Application Closes Oct. 1

ATLANTA – LLC began working toward implementation of a college scholarship program in 2012 and awarded the first college scholarship at the 2014 Conference in Philly. This first scholarship, named in honor of Jack McGeorge, was created with the donation from the Nashville Southeast Regional Committee.* The Board was determined to make as much as…

LLC Registration Open, Schedule Announced

ATLANTA – Making your plans for Leather Leadership Conference??? What you need to know before booking your trains, planes or automobiles! Ready set go as we count down to a great conference! Registration is now open. Those who were interested in the intensives on Friday Grant Writing 101 WordPress 101 They will run at the…