automotive content professionals network

automotive content professionals network


ACPN helps auto care catalog manager members sell more products, reduce costs and increase efficiency through accurate catalogs, efficient production processes and use of new technology and techniques.

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Why should you join ACPN?

ACPN serves as the leader in content management and related activities; promotes industry standards; and provides a forum for discussing and promoting best practices within the automotive industry all of which will culminate in their annual Knowledge Exchange conference. ACPN provides networking opportunities, education and leadership opportunities for content management professionals in the automotive industry.

ACPN is the only segment devoted exclusively to the education and professional development needs of automotive catalog managers and product content professions. ACPN is a professional society with 220 members who are employed in the automotive industry.

  • The Automotive Catalog Professional (ACP) designation is administered by the University of the Aftermarket and recognizes ACPN members who achieve the highest level of professional development and achievement.
  • Surveys and research projects commissioned by ACPN offer insights and analysis in to the rapidly evolving requirements of customers and trading partners in the automotive supply chain.

The application to join ACPN is  available online

Join our ACPN LinkedIn group now!

Annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange

The annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange conference is the largest gathering of catalog professionals and their vendors and solution partners. The 44th annual conference will be held April 23 – 26, 2017 at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown, Kansas City, MO.  

Knowledge Exchange Conference Information & Hotel Reservation

Please click here for pre-event brochure.
Please click here for details on the registration rates and convention policies.
Please click here to reserve your hotel room.
Please click here for a detailed agenda.

On Line Conference Registration

Content Professionals register online here.
Exhibitors register online here.

Conference Registration Forms

Content Professionals registration form
Exhibitor registration form

Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

2017 Sponsorship Opportunity Packet

2016 conference attendees - Find artifacts from the 2016 ACPN Knowledge Exchange on Communifire.

ACPN Committee Members

Jason Riegel (Chairman), Tenneco Inc., Monroe, MI

Perry Friedman (Vice Chairman), Interamerican Motor Corporation, Canoga Park, CA

Jamie Ardis, AGS Company, Muskegon, MI

Laurie Brooks, Balkamp, Indianapolis, IN

Patti Corso, Winhere Brake, Bartlett, IL

Doreen Slayter, Advance Auto Parts, Raleigh, NC 

John Strem, Standard Motor Products, Dallas, TX

Len Sullivan, O'Reilly Auto Parts, Phoenix, AZ

Jennifer Taylor, BBB Industries, Mobile, AL

Nicolas Vallieres, Spectra Premium, Boucherville, QC

Committee Communifire space (for active committee members only)

Kelly Molyneux , Auto Care Association

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