Mark Phillips, AAP, joined Babcox Media in 2008. He is Editor of Counterman magazine and managing editor of AftermarketNews.com. 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 is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University. He received his Automotive Aftermarket Professional (AAP) designation from Northwood University. He recently covered trade shows in Taipei and Frankfurt.