January 26, 2023




Securities and Exchange Commission

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549



Jan Woo

Marion Graham


Re: Professional Diversity Network, Inc.
  Registration Statement on Form S-3 filed January 19, 2023 (File No. 333-269304)


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 (333-269304) (the “Registration Statement”) for January 30, 2023, 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,
  Adam He
  Chief Executive Officer


cc: Charles Wu  
  Locke Lord LLP