Who We Are

The Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN), a community of the Auto Care Association, is a professional network with 380+ individual members employed in the automotive industry. It is the only community devoted exclusively to the education and professional development needs of the automotive content management professional.

What We Do

ACPN serves as the leader in content management and related activities; promotes industry technology 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, education and leadership opportunities for content management professionals in the automotive industry. By registering and attending the annual ACPN Knowledge Exchange Conference, you instantly become a member of the ACPN professional network for the year in which you attend the conference. Other benefits include:

  • Content Excellence Awards
  • ACPN Scholarship Program
  • Automotive Content Professional (ACP) designation program.


To Educate, Inspire and Connect industry professionals who specialize in the management of automotive 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