About American Pet Professionals:
American Pet Professionals is a national business-networking group for the pet industry with members from Montauk, NY to California!  The organization was formerly known as Long Island Pet Professionals, LLC, and recently launched nationally, although LIPP has had national members for years.  The organization offers in-person networking events with expert speakers offering their expertise on many different topics to help individuals and businesses grow, work together and unite the pet industry.  In addition to in-person networking events, American Pet Professionals, also hosts webinars for it’s members; is launching a new video series with interviews with top pet industry professionals; sends out a weekly pet events newsletter to 8,000+ pet lovers that covers events and works with many rescue groups throughout the region. Founder and President of American Pet Professionals, Nancy E. Hassel, also travels across the country attending and speaking at pet business conferences and works with many of the organizers of such conferences to bring more expertise, knowledge, ideas and inspiration to its members.  The membership-based organization started in February 2009 and has been growing rapidly since its inception and has been voted Best Networking Group, First Place three years in a row for 2012, 2013 and 2014 by Long Island Press readers!