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Seventy-five percent of ACG members report that they have done business with fellow members. This return on investment has made ACG the most trusted and respected resource for middle-market deal-makers and business leaders who invest in growth and build companies.
Dues for ACG Western Michigan are $545.00 USD. Annual dues include the cost of admittance to monthly educational Signature Breakfast programs, NextGen events, small group networking events and more. Dues include membership to ACG Western Michigan and ACG Global and are renewable yearly on your anniversary month.
Dues for ACG Western Michigan NextGen (35 and under) are $295.00 USD. This is a one-year introductory rate that includes the cost of admittance to monthly educational Signature Breakfast programs, NextGen events, networking events and more. This applies to both in-person and virtual events for these programs. Dues include membership to ACG Western Michigan and ACG Global and are renewable yearly on your anniversary month at the regular rate of $545.00 USD.
PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO REVIEW THE FOLLOWING LIST OF MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES.
YOU WILL NEED THIS INFORMATION WHEN JOINING.
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*
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If you have any questions about your membership renewal process, or do not see the "Pay My Dues" link on your profile, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.