ALEXANDRIA, VA (June 24, 2021) — ACCE, the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, has awarded Jaquelin Listecki of the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce with its Dana Ketterling Lifetime Sales Achievement Platinum award (1,250 transactions or $750,000 in sales). The award is presented in memory of Dana Ketterling, ACCE’s resource development officer, who was a gifted membership professional and champion of chambers of commerce and the communities they serve.
In addition, Jaquelin has been awarded Third Place in New Sales and Total Dollar Value of New Sales in the under $500,000 dues category.
Jaquelin is very excited to be the recipient of these awards. She has worked together with our members during a pandemic to ensure they had the resources and support to succeed. Jaquelin stated, “It’s been her honor to support our members for the past six years and looks forward to what the future holds. Our continued growth is the pathway to success.”
"Jackie continues to prove why she is one of the top membership sales directors in the country," said Kate Teel, president of the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce. "Jackie was able to reinforce the value of membership with our Chamber during a time when many businesses were unsure of their future viability. Membership retention is the lifeblood of our organization and Jackie's efforts played an integral role in our ability to continue our mission as the recognized leader for business success in Greenville-Pitt County."
“Membership sales professionals are on the front lines of telling their chamber’s stories and showcasing the impact their organizations have on the communities they serve,” said ACCE President & CEO Sheree Anne Kelly. “We celebrate the success of our industry’s top achievers, particularly given the challenges they faced through the pandemic.”
Lifetime Achievement awards were presented during the 2021 ACCE Virtual Sales Awards on June 24, 2021. To be considered for an award, sales professionals must submit quarterly sales figures to ACCE.
Established in 1914, ACCE is an association of 9,000 leaders from 1,300 chambers of commerce, including 93 of the top 100 U.S. metro areas. The combined membership of ACCE chambers is close to one million businesses. Chamber leaders look to ACCE for best practices, networks and new ideas that will help them advance the interests of their communities. ACCE recommends successful programs and strategies, and identifies trends, partners and business models that show promise. For more information, visit www.ACCE.org.