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Sean Donohue

Group Publisher

Sean Donohue has been with Babcox Media since early 2008 and currently serves as group 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.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 206


Susan Givens

Publisher

Susan Givens is the publisher of both the Motorcycle & Powersports News and AutoSuccess brands. She joined the Babcox Media team in 2017 when the company acquired AutoSuccess, a brand she has been with since it began in 2001. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Louisville. She resides in Mount Washington, KY, and enjoys spending time with her husband and three boys.

[email protected]
(502) 873-3182

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Jennifer Clements

Group Editor

With Babcox since 1997, Jennifer Clements serves as the group editor of MPN, TechShop and AutoSuccess. Jennifer also is an active Babcox Media team member in corporate marketing, custom publishing and event media projects, including serving as editor of the AAPEX Express Show Daily. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 265


Eric Garbe

Managing Editor

Eric Garbe is a graduate of Columbus State Community College with a degree in Automotive Maintenance Technology. He has extensive independent and dealership field experience as a former technician and shop owner. He is also an ASE certified technician, a former Adjunct Automotive Professor at his alma mater, and has been professionally writing automotive technical articles and documents for many years. In his free time he enjoys restoring old cars and creating custom interiors and upholstery.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 287


Aime Szymanski

Senior Editor

Aime Szymanski joined Babcox Media in 2018 as senior editor of Motorcycle & Powersports News and TechShop after managing and editing a weekly newspaper in Erie, PA, and writing for Alternative Press Magazine and Go Overseas online publications. Aime has experience in the motorcycle industry as an amateur motocross racer in the early 2000s. She graduated from John Carroll University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English in 2014.

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(330) 670-1234 ext. 291

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Brendan Baker

Editor-at-Large

Editor of Motorcycle & Powersports News since 2013, Brendan Baker has now moved into the editor-at-large role for MPN as well as a technical contributor to a variety of the brands under the Babcox Media umbrella. In the past, Brendan has served as senior editor of MPN and before that, senior editor of sister publication Engine Builder for 12 years. Brendan has been riding motorcycles since he was 12 years old and currently races 125cc TAG karts when he has time.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 228


Callie Zurz

Ad Services Coordinator

Callie Zurz joined Babcox Media in 2016 as an administrative assistant, eventually transitioning into the role of ad services coordinator for AutoSuccess,  BodyShop Business, Motorcycle & Powersports News, Tech Shop. Prior to joining Babcox, Callie spent five years as an administrative assistant with Creative Retirement Planning. She majored in political science and minored in legal studies at the University of Mount Union.

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(330) 670-1234 ext. 250

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Amanda Wingerter

Sr. Digital Ad Coordinator

Amanda Wingerter is a graduate of The University of Akron, where she earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing and a minor in Graphic Design. Prior to joining Babcox Media, Amanda worked in the apparel printing industry in a variety of advertising and graphic design roles.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 223


Dianthus King

Art Director

Dianthus King joined the Babcox team in 2018 as the art director for Motorcycle & Powersports News and Tomorrow’s Tech. Prior to joining Babcox Media, she worked at the Akron Beacon Journal and Barberton Herald newspapers in prepress, print and design roles. Dianthus graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications, Advertising, Art and Design. She comes from a powersports family that enjoys riding motorcycles, ATVs and dirt bikes.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 298