WASHINGTON, May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Indiana Chapter of The ESOP Association was named the 2012 ESOP Chapter of the Year by The ESOP Association. The award was presented at the Association's 35th Annual Conference in Washington, DC.
The Association's Indiana Chapter experienced all time highs in meeting attendance over the last year and Chapter members outdid previous work in support of membership development, fundraising for the Association's affiliated foundation, the Employee Ownership Foundation, and support of the Association's government relations efforts. The Indiana Chapter was selected from among 18 Association Chapters across the United States for this honor.
"The leaders of the Indiana Chapter provide excellent programming and value to ESOP Association members in their state. I'm proud to honor the Indiana Chapter, and its members, with the 2012 ESOP Chapter of the Year Award for their work to promote employee ownership," said ESOP Association President J. Michael Keeling.
The ESOP Association is the national trade association for companies with employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) and the leading voice in America for employee ownership. The core cause of The ESOP Association is the belief that employee ownership will improve American competitiveness, increase productivity through greater employee participation, and strengthen our free enterprise economy. More information: website - www.esopassociation.org and blog – www.esopassociationblog.org.
SOURCE The ESOP Association