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.
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Brendan Baker was named editor of Motorcycle & Powersports News in 2013. Prior to that he was senior editor of MPN since 2010 and also 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.
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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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Katelyn Mueller joined Babcox Media in 2015. She is the ad service coordinator for TechShop, Motorcycle & Powersports News, BodyShop Business and Counterman. Prior to Babcox, Katelyn spent 12 years with Sherwin-Williams as a sales coordinator and is currently a freelance reporter for the Cleveland Indians and Cavaliers. She graduated with a degree in broadcast communications and journalism.
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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.
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Melinda Compton is a graduate of The University of Akron, where she earned a bachelor’s degree 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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