WASHINGTON, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Indiana Chapter of The ESOP Association was recognized for its commitment to membership development at the Association's 37th Annual Conference in Washington, DC. 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 Indiana Chapter demonstrated a focused commitment to membership development in the last year, and as a result, directly increased membership in the Chapter. The Chapter saw a 10% increase in membership in 2013. The Chapter was selected from among 18 Association Chapters across the United States for this honor. The Indiana Chapter represents Association members in Indiana.
In 2006, the Indiana Chapter was recognized for its commitment to membership recruitment, and in 2012, the Chapter was named the ESOP Chapter of the Year by The ESOP Association.
"I'm pleased to present the Indiana Chapter with an Outstanding Membership Development Award for their commitment to increasing membership in The ESOP Association," 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