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

From our Friends at North Atlantic Books | Street Team

Are you interested in getting your foot in the door with publishing? Do you love to read and are you always trying to get others to read your favorite book? Do you have a lot of opinions about books and want to share them the world? Or maybe you’re interested in picking up practical and hands-on social media […]

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The People, Print, and Possibilities (P3) Coaching Program

An opportunity to be coached individually at no cost by Farzana Nayani, Diversity and Inclusion Specialist

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PPN Bimonthly Meetup | March 2019

March 21, 2019

Come join us for our first PPN Bimonthly Meetup! This informal event will be held at 83 Proof in San Francisco, conveniently located near the Embarcadero BART station. We have reserved the mezzanine at this cozy and friendly bar for an evening of catching up with old friends and meeting new friends and colleagues. Please […]

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