Who We Are

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.

What We Do

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.


Membership* Includes:

  • Exclusive LinkedIn Community Space
  • Newsletters
  • Access to Events
  • ACPN Pipeline - 365 Video Content
  • Awards
  • Scholarships
  • 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 acpn@autocare.org.


To Educate, Inspire and Connect industry professionals who specialize in the management of automotive, heavy duty, equipment, agriculture, and/or powersports product related content

Executive Committee

The ACPN Leadership Committee is a committee of volunteer ACPN members who help plan and organize the annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange conference, develop educational opportunities, and facilitate communication, best practices, and networking amongst the ACPN Segment Community. Service as an ACPN committee member is a satisfying way to contribute to the overall direction and progress of the community, while making professional connections and developing leadership skills. This volunteer leadership also satisfies the “ACPN Service” requirement of the Automotive Content Professional (ACP) designation.

  • Chelsea Scally
    S&P Global
  • Tom Vierling
    ETE Reman
    Vice Chair
  • Ryan Bachman
    Endless Technologies LLC
  • Eric Lough
    FCP Euro
  • Brian Matthias
    DormanProducts, Inc.
  • Karen Neal Strobel
    Strobel Professional Services, LLC
  • Courtney Pedler
    Autology Data Management Group
  • Luke Smith
    Momentum USA, Inc.
  • Joe Thomas
    Genuine Parts/NAPA
  • Arnoldo Ventura
    Frontera Radiators & Parts Inc.
  • Thomas Schiavo
    Auto Care Association
    Staff Liaison