About ACG Tampa Bay Membership

ACG Tampa Bay was formed in 1997 and provides high quality programs and resources focused on corporate growth best practices and the opportunity to develop relationships with the area’s top private equity groups, corporate executives, financial intermediaries, attorneys, accountants, commercial and investment bankers, valuation specialists, and other professionals.

    As a premier professional organization, ACG Tampa Bay has elected to be an "approval chapter" seeking to maintain a membership balance of senior-level business leaders in these roles. Therefore, we accept only members who meet our core business criteria and intend to further our chapter objectives and professionalism.  Find out more about our requirements and the approval process here

    Our annual dues are only $450; Emerging Professionals dues are $300 and are effective for the first two (2) years.

    Apply for ACG Tampa Bay membership here 


    When you join ACG Tampa Bay you become part of ACG's global network operating through 59 regional chapters worldwide.   ACG Members represent the most active and engaged professionals within the middle market. They embody ACG’s mission of driving middle-market growth by carrying out their own missions: to source and close deals, to grow their own organizations, to win business, and to continue developing their own careers. 

    And we help make it happen. When you join ACG as a member, you gain access to the exclusive network and benefit from the connections that ACG actively facilitates.

    Does this sound like you? Are you among the middle-market’s foremost, deal-making, business-growing, investment-finding, ladder-climbing, acquisition-targeting, talent-sourcing, hand-shaking, professionals? Do you aspire to be?

    If so, we encourage you to join ACG as a member and take advantage of the following benefits:

    • Member-Exclusive Events and Programming - Collaborate with other members and benefit from expert panels and industry insights. (Some events are just for fun.)
    • Member-Only Discounts for all ACG-hosted events
    • Access to the ACG Member Directory: Search for and connect with fellow ACG members with our exclusive directory of middle-market professionals
    • A Subscription to Middle Market Growth® Magazine: Keep up to date on news, trends, best practices and thought leadership in the middle market
    • Middle Market Insights Webinars - Relevant knowledge-shares from thought leaders
    • GrowthTV – Videos that cover trends and breaking news, highlight noteworthy deals, and have in-depth conversations with top Middle Market professionals 
    • ACG JobSource® - Post or search for a job on ACG’s job board for middle-market professionals
    • Earn your MMP via ACG’s Middle-Market Professional Certification Program at a discounted rate 
    • Member-Only Offers courtesy of ACG’s Partners
      • Exclusive benefits on a subscription to Grata, a modern company search engine for proprietary deal-sourcing, market mapping, and targeted B2B campaigns. 
      • Pre-approval for a free membership to EPG, a dynamic Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) that can help you leverage over $60B in purchasing power by negotiating some of the lowest rates on popular business services like UPS, Maersk, and many others. 
      • 6-Month Free Trial for FoundersCard
      • 2-Month Free Trial for CLEAR

    Fun Facts

    According to our members:

    • 75% of ACG Members do deals with other members
    • 86% of ACG Members are either very or extremely likely to recommend ACG to a friend or colleague