About the Automotive Communication Council

ACC Online is the official Web site of the Automotive Communication Council (ACC), a professional organization of individuals in the automotive aftermarket who specialize in marketing communications.

The Automotive Communication Council (ACC) is a national, non-profit organization comprised of marketing professionals engaged in public relations, advertising, branding and other communication practices for automotive aftermarket companies. ACC provides a networking forum for the exchange of ideas, information and resources about issues, challenges and trends impacting companies and organizations throughout the aftermarket industry.

Founded in 1941, ACC is the oldest continuously operating council in the aftermarket.


What's New!

"ACC Unplugged" - In Austin!
Save the date:  April 14-16, 2015

The Automotive Communications Council (ACC) is stepping out from under the management of the Auto Care Association, and strumming to our own tune!  We are now uniquely operated by our membership, and ready to hit the stage at our annual conference in Austin, Texas - the live music capital of the world.  Join us for a great event of networking, education and new ideas at our annual ACC conference.  The early-bird registration fee of $550 needs to be complete by March 16.  The registration fee after March 16 will be $650.  More details regarding our agenda, evening activities, and registration will be distributed in January.

The two-day event will be held at the "Sheraton Austin at the Capitol."  Hotel reservations must be booked by March 13, and can be made through the following link, which will direct you to the Sheraton home page with the negotiated rate code already entered in the appropriate field:  https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/ACC2015. If you would prefer to make your reservation over the phone, call (888) 627-8349, and use booking code "ACC/2015."