Scott Shriber is a veteran of the automotive industry with four decades of experience. His 27 years with Ford Motor Co. (Dearborn, Mich.) included senior management work in the areas of customer service, field technical training, dealer profitability, fixed operations and warranty, as well as national marketing and sales experience. He has a deep understanding of both direct and indirect parts sales channels, as well as distribution through the aftermarket. During two joint venture start-ups, he gained extensive collision, IT and medium-duty truck experience. Scott joined Babcox in 2008 as publisher of BodyShop Business. In 2010, Scott was also named publisher of Counterman magazine and AMN. He remains a devoted car enthusiast and continual student of the automotive industry. A graduate of Hillsdale College, Scott resides in Akron, Ohio, with his wife, Suzanne, and their three children.
Mark Phillips joined Babcox Media in 2008 and is currently the editor of Counterman. Prior to joining Babcox, Mark worked for more than 13 years in the newspaper industry, and edited several newspapers in Ohio and Boston, Mass. He once secured a helicopter and pilots for colleagues during an extraction from a reporting assignment in the Middle East. He is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University.
Amy Antenora serves as the managing editor of Counterman magazine. Prior to joining Babcox Media, she worked as a general assignment reporter and columnist for Sun Newspapers, and as a freelance Arts & Entertainment writer for AOL. Her professional communications experience also includes time spent handling public relations for two state universities in Ohio. A graduate of Kent State University, she earned her AAP designation from Northwood University’s University of the Aftermarket in 2009.
Ad Services Manager
A 17-year Babcox Media veteran, Tina Purnell coordinates the collection of advertising collateral for the Counterman brand as well as several other Babcox Media brands.
Lisa DiPaolo has been with the Counterman editorial team since 2010. Prior to joining Babcox Media, Lisa worked for Penton Media, Inc. and has an extensive background in B2B publishing, including: manufacturing, supply chain, occupational health and safety, mechanical systems, and custom media. Lisa has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a major in Advertising and Graphic Design from the Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, Ohio.
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