July 7, 2021 11:50am
GLI’s Brian Schneider honored with national sales award
Lifetime Sales Achievement Award recognizes chamber of commerce sales professionals
Louisville, Ky. (July 7, 2021) — Greater Louisville Inc.’s director of investor development, Brian Schneider, has been awarded the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Dana Ketterling Lifetime Sales Achievement Award. The award recognizes career sales achievement, with awards based on the total number or total dollar amount of chamber membership sales.
Schneider earned recognition in the bronze category for lifetime sales in chamber memberships and new revenue throughout his career. Since joining GLI in 2018, Schneider has managed over 500 of GLI’s members in a variety of sectors. During his time at GLI, the organization has grown their membership to consist of over 1,800 organizations operating throughout Greater Louisville’s 15-county region.
Brian Schneider, GLI’s Director of Investor Development
“We are thrilled Brian has received this national recognition for his continued success in promoting the value of our organization and recruiting new members,” said Rebecca Wood, GLI’s chief operating officer and vice president of investor development. “Aside from making sales, Brian consistently goes above and beyond to be an ambassador for GLI throughout the community and foster connections that help to create an interconnected business ecosystem.”
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.
“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.”