October 22, 2021




Securities and Exchange Commission

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549

Attention: Anna Abramson


Re:   Professional Diversity Network, Inc.
    Registration Statement on Form S-3 filed October 18, 2021 (File No. 333-260316)


Ladies and Gentlemen:


Pursuant to Rule 461 of the Securities Act of 1933, Professional Diversity Network, Inc.‎ (the “Company”) requests the acceleration of the effectiveness of the Registration Statement on Form S-3 (‎333-‎260316‎) (the “Registration Statement”) for October 26, 2021, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, or as soon as possible thereafter.


If you have any questions regarding the foregoing, please call Charles Wu of Locke Lord LLP at 312-443-1868.


  Very truly yours,
  /s/ Adam He
  Adam He
  Chief Executive Officer


cc:   Charles Wu ‎
    Locke Lord LLP