iglta foundationDisney Destinations has been designated as a Global Partner Corporate Member of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association. Disney Destinations joins brands worldwide that have committed to year-round support of the association and LGBT-welcoming travel.


As part of this affiliation, IGLTA also announced that Carmen G. Strong, Senior Sales Manager for Disney Destinations and the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, was recently elected to the IGLTA Foundation Board for the coming year.

“Disney enjoys a long history of supporting the LGBT community,” said Strong.  “Our new relationship with IGLTA is gratifying because it reflects our shared passion of equality for all in travel and tourism.”

IGLTA is the world’s leading member-based organization for hospitality and tourism in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.