Sean Donohue has been with Babcox Media since early 2008 and currently serves as publisher of TechShop, Motorcycle & Powersports News, AutoSuccess and their digital entities. Prior to joining Babcox, Sean worked for the Akron Beacon Journal, formerly a Knight-Ridder Publication, in a variety of marketing and advertising roles. Sean has a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in visual communication and design from Kent State University.
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For the better part of 30 years, Brendan Baker has been involved in the automotive aftermarket and racing industry in some capacity, including the last 11 years at Engine Builder magazine. Brendan’s aftermarket career started in high school working for an auto parts store in Akron, Ohio. He has worked many areas of the aftermarket from counterman to technician and earned his certification as a racing mechanic in 1989. He has worked for several racing schools and teams at various levels, including being an owner/driver of his own semi-professional racing team for several years. Brendan studied Journalism and Computer Science at Kent State University and lives in Akron, Ohio with his wife Lori and dog Kylie. In his free time he enjoys riding his motorcycle and racing go-karts.
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Based in Irvine, Calif., Hartfiel has been a contributing writer for MPN and industry consultant. As editor-at-large, he will be responsible for reporting on the powersports market for MPN, as well as representing MPN in the marketplace at industry events and functions and assisting with the implementation of an industry advisory board.
Greg Jones joined Babcox Media in January 2014 and currently serves as managing editor of Motorcycle & Powersports News and Engine Builder magazine. He is also content specialist for Speedville.com. Prior to joining Babcox, Greg worked for Smart Business magazine from 2010 to 2013 as an associate editor. Greg has a Bachelors degree in journalism from the University at Albany, State University of New York.
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Melinda Compton is a graduate of The University of Akron, where she earned a bachelors in graphic design. Prior to joining the Babcox team, she has held prepress, print and design roles in the apparel printing industry and advertising industry, utilizing design and marketing skills to interpret the needs of the client. Melinda designs web and print advertising collateral as well as layouts for TechShop and Motorcycle & Powersports News.
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