ACG Atlanta, the Atlanta Chapter of The Association for Corporate Growth®, aglobal professional organization with the mission of Driving Middle-Market Growth® with a focus on mergers and acquisitions and private investment, today announced the 2015 Georgia Fast 40, representing the top 40 fastest-growing middle-market companies in Georgia.
“These companies exemplify ACG’s focus on Middle-Market growth and demonstrate the strength and significance of this sector in Georgia.” Ann Cox, Chairman of the 2015 Georgia Fast 40 Awards and Vice President for J.P.Morgan Private Bank, agreed.
“These forty companies represent 12,000 added employees and $1.6 billion revenue growth. The lower Middle-Market honorees had over a 245% weighted growth rate, and the upper Middle-Market honorees had over a 96% weighted growth rate,” stated Cox.
The Awards will be presented to honorees at the Georgia Fast 40 Awards Dinner and Gala on June 11, 2015, where guests will enjoy an evening of celebration with Honorees and 600+ of the leaders of the Georgia business community.
ACG comprises more than 14,000 members from corporations, private equity, finance, and professional service firms representing Fortune 500, Fortune1000, FTSE 100, and mid-market companies in 54 chapters in North America and Europe.
Founded in 1974, ACG Atlanta is one of the oldest and most active chapters, providing the area’s executives and professionals a unique forum for exchanging ideas and experiences concerning organic and acquisitive growth.
Programs include Atlanta ACG Capital Connection, The Georgia Fast 40 Honoree Awards and Gala, a Wine Tasting Reception, an active Women’s Forum and Young Professionals group, as well as networking dinner and breakfast meetings throughout the year.