Greater Memphis Chamber Receives National Award from ACCE

Release date: 6/28/2012

Memphis, Tenn—The Greater Memphis Chamber is a recipient of the American Chamber of Commerce Executives’ (ACCE) Award for Communications Excellence (ACE).  The Chamber’s Website and 2011 Memphis Crossroads Magazine: Young Memphis issue received a Silver Award. 

The ACE Silver Award surpasses the fundamental standards and criteria of communications excellence.
 
"There is truly exceptional communications work being done in the chamber profession, and ACCE is proud to recognize these achievements," said ACCE President Mick Fleming.
 
“When it comes to telling the story of Memphis business, there is no better team than Corey Owens, Christina Meek and Christina Bradway,” said Amy Daniels, vice president of communications and programming for the Greater Memphis Chamber.  “This team puts their heart and soul into their work – and it shows.  To be recognized by ACCE at this level is an honor.”
 
This year's ACE competition drew 83 entries from chambers throughout the U.S.
 
The Awards for Communication Excellence (ACE) is an annual competition that recognizes excellence in all areas of communications. Celebrating its 28th year, ACE continues to be the vehicle for the chamber community to promote effective chamber communications, as well as highlight initiatives, introduce events and inform members.
 
For more information about the ACE awards visit www.acce.org/ace.

The Greater Memphis Chamber is the lead economic development agency for Memphis/Shelby County, and is a private, non-profit, membership-driven organization comprised of 2,300 business enterprises, civic organizations, educational institutions and individuals.
 
Established in 1914, ACCE is the only national association uniquely serving the professional development needs of individuals managing chambers of commerce throughout the United States and Canada. Representing more than 7,000 chamber professionals, ACCE enhances the knowledge, leadership skills, and management effectiveness of chamber executives and their staffs through education, trend analysis, benchmarking, and best practices. ACCE promotes the highest standards of professional excellence and integrity within the chamber profession.