SOURCE: Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Detroit Chapter

Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Detroit Chapter

February 23, 2016 07:00 ET

ACG Detroit Named Chapter of the Year by ACG Global, Representing Some 57 Chapters and 14,500 Members World Wide in Driving Middle-Market Growth

DETROIT, MI--(Marketwired - February 23, 2016) - Association for Corporate Growth (ACG Detroit) has been named Chapter of the Year along with Chapters in Minnesota and Raleigh Durham, NC by ACG, by the Global Organization representing 57 Chapters and 14,500 members worldwide that drives middle-market growth.

Doug LaLone, current ACG Detroit president and a patent attorney with Fishman, Stewart, PLLC, Bloomfield Hills, MI, announced the honor.

Founded some 30 years ago, ACG Detroit currently has 375 members included Merger & Acquisition and corporate growth professionals from Southeastern MI. The Award was based on self-assessment in leadership, finance, membership, programs and marketing along with benchmark data and ACG Engagement.

"We are very honored to have received the ACG Chapter of the Year Award," LaLone said. "Our board members and committee members work remarkably hard and this award is a testament to their collective efforts in driving Middle Market America. Our members are the hardest working people I have ever had the pleasure of working with. This is the first time our chapter has received this Global Award and it underscores the remarkable dedication by our members and the vision of the ACG Detroit Chapter."

ACG Detroit members include professionals from the world of mergers & acquisitions, corporate growth such as accountants, bankers, investment bankers, financial experts, attorneys, consultants and others.

ACG Detroit offers its members and guests a yearlong schedule of informational, educational and networking meetings throughout the year including its highly popular signature events such as Automotive Outlook (January), Economic Update (Feb), M&A Conference (June), Golf Outing (September) and Mingle Bells (Charity-December). On April 12, 2016, the Chapter will host its first M&A All Star Awards at the Townsend in Birmingham.

Contact Information

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    ACG Detroit
    Sharon Kimble
    Executive Director
    734-223-6055
    www.acgdetroit.org

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    Ron Hingst
    734-276-7237