The Working-Class Kid From Liverpool Who Changed the Gay Media World

Josh Fletcher heads the Gay Times' in-house agency, offering brands a direct line to LGBTQ+ audiences

Photo of Josh Fletcher
Josh Fletcher helped build Gay Times into a brand partner, and launch GTX—an LGBTQ+ creative agency. Photography by Sane Seven

The first of his working-class Liverpool family to attend college, Josh Fletcher felt out of place as a young gay man without many clear examples for a viable path forward.

This story first appeared in the Sept. 14, 2020, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
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