GMG and its clients have received these industry awards:
In May 2018, Susan was awarded the Financial Executives International (FEI) Distinguished Service Award for 20 years of service to the FEI Chicago Chapter. Normally given to volunteers, Susan is the first Chapter Administrator in the 85 year history of the organization to receive this prestigious award. Recipients of the Distinguished Service Award are individuals who have demonstrated exemplary service to the organization that consistently ranks above and beyond their chartered responsibilities. They exhibit extraordinary commitment and purpose within their local Chapters as well as at the National level.
Sheila Gidley was the recipient of the 2006 National Association of Women Business Owners President's Award. This award recognizes exemplary service and contributions to the organization and is traditionally given to a volunteer member.
Debbie Gidley received the 2006 American Association of Women Dentists President's Award. This award recognizes exemplary service and contributions to the organization and is traditionally given to a volunteer member.
Susan Gidley was awarded the first ever Outstanding Service Provider Award from the Financial Executives International Chicago Chapter in February 2004 and received the award for the second year in a row in 2005.
GMG client Financial Executives International (FEI) Chicago Chapter was named Outstanding Large Chapter (from among 86 FEI Chapters) by FEI National for 2004,2005,2007,and placed second in 2010.
GMG was inducted into the NAWBO Chicago Hall of Fame on January 29, 2004 in recognition of their role in the continued growth and success of NAWBO Chicago.
GMG received the 2000 President's Award from the Federation of Women Contractors. This award recognizes outstanding contribution to the Federation, and is traditionally given to a volunteer member.
GMG was the recipient of the 1997 NAWBO Chicago Area Chapter President's Award. This award recognizes service "above and beyond the call of duty." This award is also traditionally given to a volunteer member.
After GMG took on the responsibility for new member recruitment, NAWBO Chicago Area Chapter was honored by NAWBO National Headquarters in 1999 for having the largest percentage of growth among its 80 chapters.
Gidley Management Group, Inc. is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), the Association Management Company Institute and the Association Forum of Chicagoland.