Membership & Tools

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ACG Referral Rewards | Refer Colleagues. Get Rewarded.

See and Be Seen

ACG members belong to a community of 15,000 driven professionals working in the middle market. Seventy-five percent of ACG members have done business with fellow members. This return on investment makes ACG the most trusted and respected resource for middle-market deal-makers and business leaders vested in growing companies.

We want to grow our community with talented individuals just like you, so help us help you. Through December 31, 2020, introduce your friends to ACG and you'll earn one year of complimentary dues (some chapter exclusions apply)When you successfully recruit two new qualified professionals to ACG, you will receive one year of membership added AT NO COST. 


Start here: Confirm your interest in the membership referral reward and that your home chapter is participating in the promotion by emailing Haley Bischof, ACG Director of Member Development, at She's ready to help you with the pitch and the close! Once all the boxes are checked, and your friends join ACG, you can add your membership dues to your rainy day fund.

You can't reap the reward, without Haley, so be sure to start there. 

Anxious to get your pitch started? Here's an ACG 101 on membership benefits: 

  • ACG's M&A deal ecosystem is composed of private equity groups, advisers, lenders, intermediaries, c-levels, strategic acquirers and others vital to the middle market landscape.
  • ACG members receive it's official award winning publication Middle Market Growth®.
  • ACG's partnership with PitchBook affords members access to the deal making database. 
  • ACG's first Member Summit connected 2,100 members virtually, who requested 12,000 one-on-one meetings, and an equal amount attended seven live programs.
  • ACG's advocated for middle market access to federal COVID-19 business relief programs
  • ACG's chapters have effectively pivoted from live to virtual and hybrid events to ensure continued networking and dealmaking. 

Not currently a member?  

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Be a part of the ACG community— where members have more benefits.

Firm membership is available with ACG's Private Equity Task Force (PERT). Join this network of CFOs, CCOs and in-house counsels who are focused on addressing compliance and regulatory issues facing middle-market PE firms.

The Entire M&A Deal Ecosystem

Access over 1,200 events

Chapter Events

Network with local members at conferences, social outings, and ACG Capital Connection® (a marketplace for private equity professionals and intermediaries).

Annual Conference

For over 45 years, top middle-market professionals have come to rely on InterGrowth® for unmatched networking and deal flow. 

Award-Winning Publication

MMG Cover Spring 17

Middle Market Growth, the official publication of ACG, is mailed to all members as an exclusive benefit.