Discounted conference registration rate extended through March 17

Schaumburg, IL – February March 5, 2017 – Early-bird registration for the 2017 Automotive Communications Council (ACC) annual conference in Nashville, Tennessee has been extended through March 17, 2017. The early-bird registration fee is $450 for ACC members and $550 for non-members. After March 17 the conference fee will increase by $100.

Held at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel, the ACC event takes place April 10 – 12, 2017, featuring a Nashville-inspired agenda and unique gathering of marketing and communications professionals from the Auto Care industry.

With a jam-packed agenda, marketing and communications professionals in the industry can count on walking away post-conference with new viewpoints on digital best practices, emerging technologies and insights from aftermarket shop owners. All conference attendees will earn 1.3 CEU’s credits towards the AAP/MAAP professional designation from the University of the Aftermarket.

The favored shop-owner panel will be hosted by Carm Capriotto, host of Remarkable Results Radio podcast. Capriotto will engage local shop owners in conversation about how the parts manufacturers and distributors can best reach the shops with messaging, training and other resources.

The editor panel is hosted by Jim Merle of Babcox Media. The panel of editors including Mike Maleski, Andrew Markel and Mark Phillips, will include topics to help marketing and PR professionals understand an editor’s responsibility, aiding attendees in the task of maximizing media relations.

All ACC members and non-members are welcome. Non-members can join the ACC and attend the annual conference for a discounted promotional rate of $650, a $275 savings (regular annual membership dues are $475 and early-bird registration fee for members is $450). Membership in ACC is available to marketing and communication professionals at all levels throughout the auto care industry.

Hotel reservations should be booked directly with the hotel, accessible at: Renaissance Nashville Hotel. The guaranteed rate of $209 per night is only available through March 17, and is applicable both 1 day before and 1 day after the conference dates. After 6:00pm ET on March 17, the reduced rate will no longer be available.

For more information or to register, visit the ACC website or contact Meagan Moody at 872-256-1868 or email Information is also on Facebook, under the Automotive Communications Council page.

About ACC
For marketing and communications professionals in the auto care industry, the Automotive Communications Council is a unique forum for learning and professional development focused on current and emerging marketing practices, achieved through collaboration and idea sharing with like-minded professionals.