WASHINGTON, May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New South Chapter of The ESOP Association was named the Most Improved Chapter at the Association's 35th Annual Conference in Washington, DC.
The New South Chapter was selected from among 18 Association Chapters across the United States for this honor. The Chapter includes Association members in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
"I'm pleased to present the Most Improved Chapter Award to members of the New South Chapter," said ESOP Association President J. Michael Keeling. "The Chapter is focused on drawing ESOP companies from the region to their meetings and has seen an increase in attendance over the last year. We look forward to seeing great things from the New South Chapter in the coming years."
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