Providing educational resources and opportunities for all individuals involved in book and book-related publishing.

Our Mission

Publishing Professionals Network is a nonprofit association providing educational resources and opportunities for all individuals involved in book and book-related publishing. Founded as Bookbuilders West in 1969, it was rechartered as PPN in 2012 to reflect the changing nature of long-form content publishing and embrace all the partnerships that exist within our industry.

Events & Announcements

Save the Date • 2016 PPN Conference

In It Together Working as a Team in the New Publishing Era Friday, April 22, 2016 • 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM Golden Gate Club in the Presidio, San Francisco Join us at the 2016 PPN Conference on April 22 at the Golden Gate Club in the Presidio, San Francisco to learn, connect with colleagues, and […]

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45th Annual Book Show Call for Entries

Enter your best book designs, covers, jackets, ebooks, and product catalogs from your 2015 publishing season in our highly acclaimed book show competition. The entry process is simple and all entries will be showcased at our Annual Book Show to be held in San Francisco in July 2016. It’s easy to enter, just use our online entry form. Deadline to […]

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