PITTSBURGH, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pittsburgh Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) was named Chapter of the Year by ACG Global, the preeminent worldwide organization for mergers and acquisitions and corporate professionals.
ACG Pittsburgh competed with medium-sized chapters (151 to 399 members) from North America and Europe and earned top accolades for its impressive chapter growth, membership retention, governance, programming, record event attendance and leadership.
The chapter was founded in 1985 and currently has over 300 members from leading corporations, private equity firms, lenders, intermediaries and service providers.
ACG Pittsburgh will be recognized at the InterGrowth 2012 Leadership Conference, April 25-27th in Dallas, Texas, the largest global conference for middle-market dealmakers and corporate development professionals.
"We are thrilled to be recognized for our contributions to western Pennsylvania's corporate growth and our active membership. There are chapters in our category doing great things, which makes this award even more meaningful. I'm so proud of what we've accomplished and the impact that we're making, but we're only just beginning," said Kelly Szejko, Executive Director of ACG Pittsburgh.
About The Association for Corporate Growth
ACG's 14,000 members include professionals from corporations, private equity firms and lenders that invest in middle-market companies, as well as from law, accounting, investment banking and other firms that provide advisory services. Founded in 1954, ACG is a global organization with 56 chapters in North America and Europe. Learn more at www.acg.org.
About ACG Pittsburgh
Association for Corporate Growth Pittsburgh (ACG Pittsburgh) was established in 1985 and promotes the professional and business interests of its members through quality programs, education, and networking. Members include CEO's, CFO's, equity group managers, business buyers, bankers, strategic planners, investment bankers, lawyers and accountants. For more information, please visit www.acg.org/pittsburgh
SOURCE ACG Pittsburgh