About ACN, Inc
ACN, LLC (formerly ACN, Inc.) is a North-American based multi-level marketing (MLM) company which provides telecommunications, energy, merchant services and other services, depending on the country, through a network of independent sales agents known as "Independent Business Owners" (IBOs), who themselves can recruit new people as sales agents. IBOs earn residual income and bonuses through the acquisition of personal customers, as well as customers by other IBOs they recruit. Based in Concord, North Carolina, United States, ACN began operations in the United States in 1993 as an American Communications Network. It extended operations to Europe in 1999, to the Pacific in 2004, to Asia in 2011, and now operates in 25 countries, on four continents. As a reflection of its international operations, it changed its name to just the initial letters ACN. The company is a member of the Direct Selling Associations in North America and Europe. The company is based in Concord, North Carolina, United States. ACN has international offices located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Sydney, Australia; Wroclaw, Poland; Umeå, Sweden; Seoul, South Korea and Mexico In 1993, Robert Stevanovski, Greg Provenzano, and twin brothers Tony and Mike Cupisz, founded the American Communications Network, Inc. ACN opened for business in January, 1993 with twenty initial "independent representatives". ACNs initial business was as a marketing arm for a long-distance reseller called LCI Communications. This relationship lasted for five years until LCI was acquired by Qwest Communications. By 1998, ACN was listed in Inc. Magazines Inc. 500 list as No. 22 in this annual list of the 500 fastest growing private companies in America.