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

PPN Board Meeting

July 23, 2018
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Social Happy Hour

August 8, 2018

Hosted by the Bay Area Women in Publishing Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing for our next happy hour. This month we will be meeting on August 8th at Temescal Brewing from 6pm to 8pm. Hang out with awesome women for networking and camaraderie. All women in the publishing industry are welcome, so please […]

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2018 Writers World

September 8, 2018

Hosted by the Bay Area Independent Publishers Association Vendors • Workshops • Raffle Prizes • Fun • Surprises Bay Area Independent Publishers Association members and guests will have a unique opportunity to find the support services they need at this event. You will be able to get up close and personal with representatives from: regional […]

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Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival

September 23, 2018

Hosted by the San Francisco Center for the Book About the Festival The San Francisco Center for the Book’s 15th Annual Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival is a day-long public printmaking and book arts extravaganza that includes free hands-on printmaking and book arts activities, demonstrations, 50 arts and crafts vendors, art gallery and studio tours, and […]

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