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Circle of Champions

Lifetime Sales Achievement Awards

The Membership Development Division's Circle of Champions sales program has developed a recognition program for career membership sales professionals. The following criteria is used to determine the recognition levels:

  • Diamond: 1.5 million in sales 
  • Million Dollar Circle:  $1 million in sales 
  • Platinum: 1250 sales or $750,000 in sales
  • Gold: 1000 sales or $500,000 in sales
  • Silver: 750 sales or $300,000 in sales
  • Bronze: 500 sales or $175,000 in sales

Congratulations to the membership professionals who received 2018 Lifetime Sales Achievement Awards!  

2019 Lifetime Achievement Award Information

How to qualify:

You must be a current member of the Circle of Champions (join here).

  1. Submit the Lifetime Achievement Recognition Form (signatures required) by June 4, 2019. Please note that award level recognitions are awarded only once for each level.  
  2. ACCE does not track your lifetime sales. You must notify ACCE that you have reached the next recognition level by submitting the Lifetime Achievement Award Recognition Form.
  3. Please include ALL of your lifetime sales on the Recognition Form where noted. (Alternatively, if you have already received an award for a Lifetime level, you may re-submit a copy of the recognition form you submitted for that previous level, and then a new form encompassing subsequent sales.)
  4. Awards are presented during the ACCE Annual Convention Awards Show.

Diamond and Million Dollar Circle Award recipients:

Diamond

These individuals have achieved 1.5 million in sales in chamber memberships throughout their careers. 

         Marcus Turley
         Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce

         Kelly Fanelli
         Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches (Fla.)

         Beverly Maloney
         Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce (S.C.)

         Adam Diomedo
         Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce

         Lisa Mullin
         Greater Cleveland Partnership

         Pamela Wright
         Myrtle Beach Are Chamber of Commerce

         Jane Abe, IOM, ACE
         Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce (Ill.)

         Vance Adams
         Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce (Nev.)

         Mike Hylton
         Indy Chamber

         Roya Khavari
         Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce (Nev.)

Million Dollar Circle

These individuals have achieved sales of more than $1 million in chamber memberships throughout their careers.

          Ashleigh Christian
          Knoxville Chamber     

          Sandy Richardson
          Gwinnett Chamber

          Monet McCarus
          Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce     

          Karri Clark
          Bozeman Area Chamber of Commerce

          Jeffrey Durbin
          Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce

          Cheryl Clark
          Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce (Fla.)

          Bill Marklein
          Sheboygan County Chamber of Commerce (Wis.)

          Marcus Turley
          Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce (Ark.)

          Deborah Paredes
          Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (Pa.)

          Kelly Fanelli
          Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches (Fla.)

  Jim Black
  Greater Cleveland Partnership

  William Brey
  Macomb County Chamber of Commerce (Mich.)

  Steve Caldwell
  Charlotte (NC) Chamber of Commerce

  Adam Diomedo
  Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce

  Cindy Duber
  Greater Cleveland Partnership

  Link Ellington
  Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce

  Rob Engleman
  Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce

  Paul Federico
  Greater Cleveland Partnership

  Mark Fries
  Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce

  Mary Ellen Gray
  Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce (N.C.)

  Chris Harju-Jones
  Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce

  Brenda R. Harvill
  Detroit Regional Chamber

  Pamela K. Hull
  Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Wis.)

  Vicki L. Keibler
  North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce & CVB

  Robyn Kinkopf
  Greater Cleveland Partnership

  Evelyn G. Lucas
  Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce (N.C.)

  Beverly Maloney
  Hilton Head Island - Bluffton Chamber of Commerce (S.C.)

  Oma McCall
  Indy Chamber

  Lisa Mullin
  Greater Cleveland Partnership

  Sally Rutledge-Ott, ACE
  Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce (Ill.)

  Amanda B. Pasdon
  West Virginia Chamber of Commerce

  Jeffrey L. Shinaman
  Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce (N.Y.)

  Barb Smith
  Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (Wis.)

  Jennifer St. John
  Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

  John W. Thrasher
  Windsor District Chamber of Commerce (Ont.)

  Carl J. Wendt
  Los Angeles Area Chamber

  Allie Williams
  American Chamber of Commerce Executives (Va.)

  Chris Wilson
  Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce

  Pamela Wright
  Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

 

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