Automotive Content Professionals Network
To Educate, Inspire and Connect industry professionals who specialize in the management of automotive, heavy duty, equipment, agriculture, and/or powersports product related content.
The Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN), a community of the Auto Care Association, is a professional network with 400+ individual members employed in the aftermarket industry. It is the only community devoted exclusively to the education and professional development needs of the content professional.
ACPN serves as the leader in content management and related activities; promotes industry data standards; and provides a forum for discussing and promoting best practices within the aftermarket industry, all of which culminates in their annual Knowledge Exchange conference.
If you are a content professional in the aftermarket, no matter if you are in automotive, heavy duty, equipment, agriculture, and/or powersports, or just simply want to connect with great people, the ACPN community is the place for you.
Join the ACPN Community for free today and stay engaged and in the know about all things ACPN!
- Exclusive LinkedIn Community Space
- Access to Events
- ACPN Pipeline - 365 Video Content
- Exhibitor Directory
- And More!
*To become an ACPN member, individuals must be employed by an Auto Care Association member company. ACPN Membership is a lifetime membership. Members can choose to end their membership at any time by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
2023 ACPN Content Excellence Awards
ACPN is now accepting entries for the 2023 ACPN Content Excellence Awards! Award categories include Web-based, ACES® & PIESTM data, Technician's Choice, and Receiver's Choice. Click the link to below to learn more about each award and how to enter.More Info
WEBINAR: Your Standards, Your Voice
Recording Now Available!
The 2022 ACPN Conference breakout session, "An Evolving Standard For An Evolving Customer," explored what the growing needs of the industry are and ways the data standards could evolve to ultimately sell more parts and reduce returns. Join Len Sullivan of O'Reilly Auto Parts and Joe Thomas of Genuine Parts Company for this webinar where they recap the session, including sharing their takeaways from attendees and what’s been done with that feedback since.
The largest gathering of content professionals
- 50th Annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange Conference
May 21 - 24, 2023 | Orlando, Florida
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The annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange conference is the largest gathering of content professionals and their vendors and solution partners.
Attended by most major manufacturers, distributors and parts experts in the automotive content space, the ACPN Knowledge Exchange Conference provides a focused and unique opportunity to learn, share best practices, network with peers, and interact with service providers in the content management space. At the ACPN Knowledge Exchange, content managers can learn how to develop more accurate content, gain insights on more efficient production processes and become aware of new technology and techniques, which will ultimately help them and their companies:
- Sell more products
- Reduce costs
- Increase efficiencies
What Members Are Saying
The conference boasts a strong array of educational sessions and discussions centered around content management and the data standards of ACES and PIES.Ethan Love Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, Inc.
It is great to see that there is a whole industry of people dealing with the same challenges as me and working together to solve them.Ben Blevins DRiV, Inc.
The conference was an experience unlike any other. It was refreshing to connect with professionals across the industry.Kasandra Dore Global Parts Distributors
The many educational sessions, vendor trade show, and multiple networking opportunities covered all my goals for attending.Michael Hamari Husky Spring
news and activities
ACPN Announces 2023 ACPN Scholarship Winner
2023 ACPN Content Excellence Awards Now Open
Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) Now Accepting 2023 Scholarship Applications
Registration Open for 75th Annual Aftermarket Warehouse Distributors Association (AWDA) Conference
ACPN Announces 2022 Content Excellence Award Winners