May

Association for Corporate Growth to launch Triad chapter in North Carolina

by Joe Metts
Marketing & Digital Manager at Charles Aris Inc.

North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad region will soon welcome a new addition to its thriving collection of business leadership communities when the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) opens its Piedmont Triad chapter.The group’s inaugural event is scheduled to take place Wednesday, May 29 at the Greensboro-High Point Marriott Airport hotel starting at 7:30 p.m. The program’s panel includes Kontoor Brands president and CEO Scott Baxter, Wrangler president Tom Waldron and Lee president Chris Waldeck. The trio will discuss recent VF changes which resulted in the Kontoor Brands Inc. spinoff and what that means for the organization and the Triad.

“Charles Aris is extremely excited about sponsoring the ACG Piedmont Triad chapter’s inaugural event,” COO Allen Oakley said. “ACG Piedmont Triad will be a solid platform for the business leaders in our communities to connect, learn and share impactful insights on topics that are mission-critical in today’s business environment.”

Founded in 1954, the Association for Corporate Growth has chapters representing 14,500 members worldwide. ACG serves 90,000 investors, executives, lenders and advisers to growing middle-market companies. ACG's mission is to drive middle-market growth, with 75 percent of members reporting that they have done business with fellow participants.

This return on investment has made ACG the most trusted and respected resource for middle-market dealmakers and business leaders who invest in growth and organizational development. Learn more about ACG membership and attend the group’s inaugural event.