ACG Global News

The following is a statement from Gary A. LaBranche, President & CEO of the Association for Corporate Growth®, the global organization representing 90,000 dealmaking professionals who drive middle-market growth and create jobs across the country.
The following is a statement from Gary A. LaBranche, President & CEO for ACG, regarding the House Financial Services Committee’s bipartisan approval to advance H.R. 5424, the Investment Advisers Modernization Act of 2016.
The Association for Corporate Growth® (ACG) selected new officers and directors to serve on the Global Board of Directors for 2016-2017.  Jason Brown, from Victory Park Capital and a member of ACG Los Angeles, will serve as the 2016-2017 board chairman after serving as vice chairman.
The Association for Corporate Growth® hosted its InterGrowth 2016 conference. InterGrowth attendees are M&A professionals who invest in the middle market, a vital part of the U.S. economy that includes 26.5 percent, or 48 million, of all US jobs. In 2015 alone, 71 percent of all private equity buyouts were middle-market deals and nearly half of deals were under $100 million dollars, according to PitchBook. 
The Association for Corporate Growth® (ACG) announced the recipients of the prestigious 2016 Meritorious Service Award. The Meritorious Service Award is given to ACG members who have provided distinguished volunteer service and leadership