Paradise Coast Alumni Becomes 110th Alumni Chapter to Charter

NAPLES, FLORIDA (September 29, 2015) — Alpha Kappa Psi, the largest international professional business fraternity, recently granted an alumni charter to the Paradise Coast Alumni.

The 110th alumni chapter to charter, efforts came from 15 alumni members representing a variety of collegiate chapters. The Paradise Coast Alumni Chapter, located in Naples, FL, became a part of the largest network of alumni chapters in any state.

Fraternity Expands International Presence with Latest Alumni Chapter Installation

SINGAPORE — Alpha Kappa Psi, the largest international professional business fraternity, recently granted an alumni charter to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
The 109th alumni chapter to charter, efforts came from nearly 65 alumni members representing 51 collegiate chapters and nine countries of residence. The ASEAN Alumni Chapter’s primary operational area consists of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

In a chartering petition letter, chapter president Stephen Smith, Florida ‘86 – Life stated how the alumni chapter “represents different career fields in business and come from different cultures, yet our bonds of brotherhood are very strong.” As the second international alumni chapter to charter in fraternal history, the melting pot of members in a new global territory will help further advance the fraternity’s vision for years to come.

Led by Smith, the group has plans to serve as a connection for all members that visit or live in the region. They will help re-engage alumni who were once isolated by their geographic location through supporting future expansion efforts, hosting events, and serving as a local point of contact.