Sean Donohue has been with Babcox Media since early 2008 and currently serves as Group Publisher of AutoSuccess magazine as well as BodyShop Business, TechShop and Motorcycle & Powersports News. 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.
Susan Givens is the Publisher of AutoSuccess magazine and has been with the publication since it began in 2001. She is also the Publisher of Motorcycle & Powersports News. 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.
Associate Publisher and Regional Sales Manager
Scott Ghedine has joined the Babcox Media team as Associate Publisher and Regional Sales Manager. He is a graduate of The University of Georgia – Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, earning his bachelor’s degree in communication and media studies. Scott is an experienced b2b sales professional, most recently working as Regional Sales Manager for Automotive News/Crain Communications for 19 years. Prior to that role, he worked at Hoyt Publishing and Sawyer Ferguson Walker, where he served as an Advertising Sales Representative and as Recruitment Division Manager. Scott resides in Bellmore, NY, with his wife and daughter.
Jennifer Clements joined Babcox Media in 1997, spending most of her career working on aftermarket publications, and serving for more than 18 years as Editor of TechShop, a publication specializing in the equipment, tools and supplies used by technicians and repair shop owners. She joined the AutoSuccess team in 2017 and is now Group Editor of AutoSuccess, TechShop and Motorcycle & Powersports News. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism, and enjoys gardening, reading and yoga.
Hannah Struck is a graduate of Spalding University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree, with an emphasis in Business Communication. Hannah has been the Media Director of AutoSuccess since 2012 where she started with an internship right out of college. Outside the office, Hannah enjoys being outdoors, reading and spending as much time as possible with family and friends.
Thomas Williams is a graduate of Murray State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree, with an emphasis in Graphic Design and Printmaking. Thomas has been the Creative Director of AutoSuccess since 2002. Outside the office, Thomas enjoys time with family and friends, building projects and playing music.
Print Ad Coordinator
Callie Zurz coordinates the collection of advertising collateral for the AutoSuccess brand as well as several other Babcox Media brands.
Regional Sales Manager
Brian Ankney is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati’s Carl H. Linder College of Business with a Bachelor degree in Corporate Finance and Management. Brian has been with AutoSuccess since May of 2005 and has worked with dealerships and vendors across the country on marketing and sales. Outside of business, Brian enjoys time with friends and family, travel, ice hockey and bluegrass music.
Regional Sales Manager
Roberto Almenar, sales manager with AutoSuccess, Dealer Service, Engine Builder and Motorcycle & Powersports News, has more than 20 years of sales experience in various segments of the automotive industry. Roberto has a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Sales from The University of Akron and his interests include golf and soccer.
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Aime Szymanski joined Babcox Media in 2018 as senior editor of Motorcycle & Powersports News, TechShop and AutoSuccess 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.