ACG announced today the recipients of the prestigious 2017 Meritorious Service Award as well as a special Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recipients will be recognized at InterGrowth® 2017 on April 24-26 at the ARIA Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Three years in the making, the PERC Principles were created to help midsize private equity firms manage the ongoing regulation and increasing compliance regime as a result of the Dodd-Frank act and other complicated compliance areas including cybersecurity.
ACG announced the winners of the annual "Chapter of the Year" honors: ACG Detroit, ACG Louisiana and ACG Western Michigan. Awards are presented in three categories based on a chapter’s membership size. "ACG chapters continue to thrive and enjoy success over this past year. However, three in particular rose above," said Jason Brown, partner with Victory Park Capital and ACG chairman of the board. "An ACG Chapter of the Year demonstrates a combination of innovation and support to the members along with a continual commitment to provide programing and networking opportunities."
ACG announced today that Gary LaBranche, FASAE, CAE, is resigning as ACG’s president & CEO, effective March 17. In the interim, the ACG Executive Committee has appointed ACG’s CFO, John O’Loughlin, CAE, to serve as acting CEO. "Gary’s decision to accept a new CEO role is a loss for ACG, but we wish him all the best. ACG is stronger and healthier thanks to Gary’s transformative leadership over the past eight years," says ACG Global Chairman Jason Brown, Partner, Victory Park Capital.
The following is a statement from Gary A. LaBranche, President & CEO for the Association for Corporate Growth, the global organization representing 90,000 dealmaking professionals who drive middle-market growth and create jobs across the country, regarding the outcome of the 2016 presidential election