ACG members own and operate 26,000 businesses within the U.S.
ACG members include more than 1,000 private equity firms that focus on the middle market, the source of 90% of PE transactions in 2012, 2013, and 2014.
Join ACG to be in the know and to get noticed for your work in the middle market.
Dues for ACG Western Michigan are $ 495.00 USD and include the cost of all regular scheduled breakfast meetings and ACG Global dues. Dues are renewable yearly in your anniversary month.
Following are primary membership categories. Within each of the six categories of membership are subclassifications.
Upon registering and renewing you will be asked to choose a category. Please indicate the one subclassification which most closely matches your profession/organization.
A member whose company generates income from providing services to corporate and/or equity group members. Service members include attorneys, accountants, strategy consultants, valuators, recruiters, etc.
A member who works for an equity group and whose job description includes purchasing ownership interests in companies (public or private) for the purpose of growing the companies through internal growth, add-on acquisitions, consolidations, joint ventures, alliances, licensing, franchising, etc. with the ultimate goal to exit from the investment through a partial or complete sale of the company to a third party, a recapitalization, or an IPO. The member is usually a partner, principal officer, associate, or analyst with the equity group and has an opportunity to participate in the equity ownership of the acquired companies. The equity group may be managing an equity fund, investing their own funds, or investing on behalf of individuals and/or institutions on a case by case basis.
CORPORATE (The company CANNOT fall in the advisor, capital provider, community or intermediary categories.)
A member who works for a company (public or private) and whose job description includes growing the company organically, through acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, alliances, strategic planning, product development, licensing, franchising, etc. The member may be a staff corporate development officer, a CFO, a CEO, or president depending on the size and resources of the company.
*ACG WM Corporate Members are entitled to have up to 5 Associate Corporate Members, see pdf link below
Member is an intermediary whose services include bringing buyers and sellers together and/or identifying sources of debt and equity financing.
*PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR MEMBERSHIP CATEGORY*
Renew Your Membership
Renewing your membership is fast and easy.
If you have any questions about your membership renewal process, or do not see the "Pay My Dues" link on your profile, please contact Jennifer Lukezich at email@example.com.
Rejoin ACG Western Michigan
If your membership has lapsed, follow these steps to rejoin ACG Western Michigan