About the 2023 FL Capital Connection

About the Florida ACG Capital Connection

For more than a decade, the Florida chapters of ACG have been organizing one of the most sought-after conferences for middle-market professionals in the Southeast. Our upcoming 18th Florida ACG Capital Connection® will take place from November 1-3, 2023, at the brand new JW Marriott Water Street in the picturesque Downtown Tampa. 

Over the years, our Capital Connection event has witnessed impressive growth, with the last four conferences attracting more than 700 registered attendees and exhibitors from 29 states. Our attendees comprise of private equity firms, commercial and investment banks, growth-oriented companies, accounting and law firms, and other professionals who are passionate about middle-market deal-making. 

Our November event is renowned for being the "place to be" for anyone interested in the middle market, where attendees can enjoy 2-1/2 days of sun and fun, alongside insightful discussions, and networking opportunities.

  • Annual Golf Outing (this year we are MOVING golf to the first day, Wednesday, 11/1 at 8:00 am so exhibitors/sponsors/attendees won't miss any of the main conference)
  • Inaugural Pickleball, Wednesday, 11/1 at 2:00 pm
  • Early Arrivals Reception on the rooftop of the JW Marriott
  • Capital Connection/Wine Tasting Cocktail Party
  • ACG Florida Poker Tournament
  • 2 keynote speaker sessions on Thursday
  • A schedule to give you maximum time for meetings
  • and so much more

    The Florida ACG Capital Connection is a collaborative effort between the North Florida, Orlando, South Florida, and Tampa Bay chapters. This year's event is being hosted by ACG Tampa Bay, and if you have any inquiries, please don't hesitate to contact Conference Manager Sherry Smith at acgflorida@acg.org or 813-205-0776.

    Meet our 2023 Chairs

    Beth Cahill
    Emery Ellinger
    Reid Haney
    Beth Cahill
    President and CEO
    Windsor Capital
    Emery Ellinger
    Aberdeen Advisors, Inc.
    Reid Haney
    Hill Ward Henderson