Saphran Solutions Selects AutoCom For Public Relations: Saphran Solutions, a Franklin-based developer of management software systems, has selected AutoCom Associates as its public relations agency of record. Founded in 2004, Saphran is an independent software provider of management planning, demand forecasting and costing. The company helps automotive suppliers and other manufacturers achieve dramatic efficiencies and increased profitability by narrowing the gap between business planning and performance. Saphran software modules are designed for original equipment manufacturers and suppliers with sales  between $50 million and $20 billion. The company’s software programs can be implemented quickly; pay for themselves within three to six months; provide significant competitive advantages, and help protect and increase profit margins. Located in the Detroit suburb of Bloomfield Hills, AutoCom has provided public relations and management-consulting services to businesses in the global automotive industry since 1996. The firm is a member of the International Public Relations Network and is affiliated with Automotive PR, an international public relations group based in London. The agency’s client group includes Alcantara, Behr America, Elektrobit Automotive, Fortech Products, Gage Products Co., GKN Driveline, Hella Lighting, Hella Electronics, Inficon and Thetford. AutoCom also has extensive experience working with Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Chrysler and a number of European, Japanese and Korean automakers. More information about Saphran is available at To learn more about AutoCom Associates, please visit