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Tracy Aston Martin

Group Publisher

Tracy has 20 years of experience in B2B publishing, training and salesforce effectiveness. She has held various sales and management positions in the publishing industry and has successfully lead several properties in various markets to industry-leading positions. Tracy graduated magna cum laude from New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) with a BA in Communications. Tracy lives in Birmingham, Alabama.

[email protected]
(205) 789-0968


Rich DiPaolo

Editorial Director

Rich DiPaolo is the Editorial Director for Professional Carwashing & Detailing magazine. Rich has more than 18 years of experience writing and researching for a variety of b2b publications, serving such markets as professional facility maintenance, water treatment and carwashing. Rich has authored several hundred articles based on business best practices, technical articles and human-interest content pieces. Rich lives in Long Island, New York, with his wife and three dogs.

[email protected]
(516) 404-4532


Sandy Murphy

Associate Publisher

Sandy Murphy is the Associate Publisher for Professional Carwashing & Detailing magazine. Sandy has more than 20 years’ experience cultivating key relationships in the carwash market and lives in Troy, New York.

[email protected]
(518) 275-9370


Meagan Kusek

Assistant Editor

Meagan Kusek is the Assistant Editor for Professional Carwashing & Detailing magazine. Meagan received her bachelor’s degree in Creative and Professional Writing with minors in Studio Art, German and Chinese from Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. She has experience in marketing as well as in both trade book and magazine publishing. She has authored dozens of articles ranging from lifestyle and human-interest topics to business best practices and technical articles. Meagan lives in Huntsville, Alabama.

[email protected]
(205) 991-1346


Melinda Compton

Graphic Designer

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 Counterman and Professional Carwashing & Detailing magazines.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 215


Katelyn Mueller

Ad Services Coordinator

Katelyn Mueller joined Babcox Media in 2015. She is the Ad Services Coordinator for TechShop, Motorcycle & Powersports News, Professional Carwashing & Detailing and AutoSuccess magazines. 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.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 277


Kelly McMahon

Digital Project Coordinator

Kelly McMahon has been with Babcox Media since 2017 and works on a variety of digital projects, including digital advertising and webinars. Kelly is a graduate of Central Michigan University where she earned a degree in Integrative Public Relations and Public Affairs. Prior to joining Babcox, Kelly worked in social media marketing, event planning and retail marketing.

[email protected]
(330) 670-1234 ext. 208