What does it mean to be a Certified Personal Photo Organizer?

APPO, the Association of Personal Photo Organizers, is a professional membership organization that provides Personal Photo Organizers with training, support, and tools to help their communities manage their photos and preserve their lost stories. APPO is a membership association that trains, supports, and provides industry tools to its members, known as Personal Photo Organizers, equipping them to rescue, manage, organize, and save your photos–allowing you to easily find, preserve, and share your stories.APPO is the voice of the Photo Organizing  Industry.  Through this organization, product and service providers collaborate to supply  members with cutting-edge industry tools to share and provide to clients.

Photo Organizers who are APPO Certified have received high level training through certification curriculum and testing.

What is a Personal Photo Organizer?

A Personal Photo Organizer possesses a multitude of responsibilities and titles.  We are your coach, your helper, your archivist, your technician and your listener. The extent to which we focus on each responsibility is solely based on your goals regarding memory preservation and how we can help you achieve those goals with the least amount of anxiety.