Columbia, MD: June 13, 2011-The National Association of Credit Management has recognized NACM East Tennessee as the winner of the Group Three Membership Award for fiscal year 2010. NACM East Tennessee was honored during NACM-National's 115th Annual Credit Congress, which was held in Nashville, Tennessee, May 22-25, 2011. The affiliate previously received the Group Two Membership Award for fiscal year 2009.
NACM East Tennessee is among the 46 NACM Affiliates located throughout the United States and in Puerto Rico that provide targeted, cost-effective receivables management services for credit and finance professionals. These include credit reports covering both businesses and owners; collections resources; credit industry groups; and solutions for creditors working with financially distressed businesses, such as out-of-court arrangements, compromise settlements and liquidation. NACM East Tennessee serves the diverse needs of companies located in and around the cities of Chattanooga, Knoxville, Johnson City and Kingsport.
As an award winner, NACM East Tennessee sustained the highest net positive growth in members among like-sized affiliates. Angela Duncan, CCE accepted the award on behalf of the affiliate.
All NACM Affiliates are grouped together by membership size for record-keeping purposes. NACM-National tracks membership statistics by group and presents awards to those affiliates that have shown the most significant growth during the past calendar year.
Representatives from NACM East Tennessee will be among the attendees at the 2011 All South Conference, which will be held in Houston, Texas, October 23-25, at the Hotel Derek Galleria. For more information about this annual regional gathering, please contact the NACM-National Meetings Department (410-740-5560).
NACM, headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, supports more than 16,000 business credit and financial professionals worldwide with premier industry services, tools and information. NACM and its network of Affiliated Associations are the leading resource for credit and financial management information and education, delivering products and services, which improve the management of business credit and accounts receivable. NACM's collective voice has influenced legislative results concerning commercial business and trade credit to our nation's policy makers for more than 100 years, and continues to play an active part in legislative issues pertaining to business credit and corporate bankruptcy. Its annual Credit Congress is the largest gathering of credit professionals in the world.
NACM has a wealth of member experts in the fields of business-to-business credit and law. Consider using NACM as a resource in the development of your next business story.
Source: National Association of Credit Management