AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 6, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Central Texas Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth(R) (ACG), the global organization focused on driving middle-market growth, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Texas Military Officers Association, TMOA, in an effort to actively expose the two organizations to each other's membership, foster integration, and promote joint programs. Rebecca Stewart, Executive VP of ACG Central Texas Austin Network, and Rich Edison, President of TMOA Central Texas Chapter were the signatories of the MOU.
"The initiative is in line with a strategic goal of ACG Global to, not only expand and retain the organization's membership base, but to do so in a way that diversity is sought and achieved," said Eduardo Berdegue, managing director of Corporate Finance Associates and president of ACG Central Texas. "I am thrilled that we signed our first MOU with such fine and rapidly growing organization, and look forward to continue to strengthen our bonds with TMOA."
The event was well attended by members of both organizations including University of Texas Chancellor Admiral Bill McRaven, Pat Hamilton, Commanding General at Camp Mabry, and Lt General Paul Funk, former Commander of Fort Hood.
Under the signed MOU, ACG will offer TMOA, and will receive from it reciprocally two 1-year membership for 2 officers; one 1-term seat at the Board of Directors; member discounted rates to regular programs for a limited number of attendees; promotion of TMOA's event calendar among ACG Central members; and development of joint programs.
About Association for Corporate Growth:
ACG's 14,500 members include professionals from private equity firms, corporations and lenders that invest in middle-market companies, as well as from law, accounting, investment banking and other firms that provide advisory services. Founded in 1954, ACG is a global organization with 56 chapters. Learn more at http://www.acg.org/. ACG drives middle market growth.
About ACG Central Texas:
The Central Texas chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth encompasses Austin, San Antonio, and the fast-growing corridor in between. It is one of a handful of Regional chapters in the country, and one of three chapters in Texas. ACG Central Texas has over 200 members and has been among ACG's fastest growing chapters.
About Texas Military Officers Association:
Founded in Austin in February 2015, the organization has grown to over 250 members regionally. The purpose of TMOA is to provide networking opportunities for non-active military officers in business, and assistance to active military officers transitioning out of the military and into business.
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