APMPĀ® is the worldwide authority for professionals dedicated to the process of winning new business through proposals, bids, capture, business development and presentations. APMP is a non-profit membership organization founded in August 1989 and began with 28 charter members. Today, the Association has nearly 12,900+ members and is frequently growing in 29 active chapters worldwide. With a presence in 72 countries and 16,900+ Certified professionals, APMP is the leading resource for proposal management knowledge, education, and networking. APMP’s mission is to advance the profession of proposal management through education, certification and the promotion of best bidding practices.

The APMP ANZ Chapter was formed in late 2008 and is dedicated in particular to increasing recognition in this region of the value of professional proposal development. The ANZ Chapter has 575 members and is for all proposal professionals in Australia and New Zealand and also for those in the Asia Pacific region where no local APMP chapter currently exists.