Automotive Communication Council

The Automotive Communication Council (ACC) is a professional organization of individuals in the automotive aftermarket who specialize in marketing communications.

ACC funded a $1,000 scholarship in 2022.

Priority will be given to students at 4-year colleges with a course of study in marketing, public relations, journalism, advertising or a related field in the aftermarket.

Founded in 1941, the ACC is the oldest continuously operating council in the aftermarket. Membership is open to individuals who are employed or have an interest in the automotive aftermarket. 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.

Contributions should go to the University of the Aftermarket Foundation Scholarship Fund, c/o Billy Sissamis, Auto Care Association, 7101 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1300, Bethesda, MD 20814, (240) 333-1040,

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