Our People

If you believe in the magic of the automobile, every day working at Power Automedia is a good day. We start every morning ready to roll up our sleeves and do a great job for both our clients and our readers, because it’s passion that makes our company different than most.

We love cars, and we love performance. Do you? We are always hiring the best people in a variety of fields – developers, designers, customer support, project managers, and more. Check out available Jobs to apply.

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  • Accounting / Admin
  • Editorial
  • Executive Team
  • Sales Team
  • Shop / Fabrication
  • Video Production
  • Web / Creative
Shae Gawlak

Shae Gawlak

Creative Operations Manage
Editorial

Shae is passionate about life and living it fully. She finds the most joy and happiness simply hanging out with her 3 sons and husband--watching the latest action movies, eating sushi, working out, driving fast cars or laughing until they burst. She’s a humanitarian by nature, so giving back to her community is a huge part of what also completes her.
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Talor Sass

Talor Sass

Accounting & Sales Operations Assistant
Accounting / Admin

Enjoys anything fast, an adrenaline junky. As a child I was Barrel racing on horses. Now I enjoy riding Dirt bikes, Razors or boating with family.
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Jessica Cruttenden

Jessica Cruttenden

Office Manager
Accounting / Admin

Jess is up for any challenge and will always pitch in to help the team. She loves cooking, exploring the west coast, and petting all the dogs.
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Jessica Fox

Jessica Fox

Senior Admin, Accounting & Sales Operations
Accounting / Admin

Jessica enjoys spending time with her family, sushi Fridays and martinis. She is an aviation enthusiast, loves fast jets and is inspired by the passion of her co-workers.
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Brian Petty

Brian Petty

Scriptwriter / Talent
Video Production

With experience building cars and telling stories, Brian's passion lies between wrenching in his garage and showing you how to make horsepower.
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Alonso Truman

Alonso Truman

Staff Videographer / Photographer
Editorial, Video Production

Alonso loves taking photos and the art of cinematography. In his spare time he is at the gym, playing video games, or pulling on Mustang's in his Mitsubishi Evo.
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Nicole James

Nicole James

Editor, Street Muscle
Editorial

As an automotive journalist and avid car enthusiast, Nicole Ellan James has a passion for automotive that is reflected in every aspect of her lifestyle. Follow Nicole on Instagram and Facebook - @nicoleeellan
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Aaron Hahn

Aaron Hahn

SpeedVideo Business Director / Business Development Manager
Sales Team

Aaron loves spicy foods and cars. He is passionate about working with others and being a part of the automotive industry.
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Shawn Brereton

Shawn Brereton

Editorial Director & Print Operations
Editorial

Shawn appreciates all things automotive. He is a proud owner of a ’55 Chevy (his first car) and a ’63 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88 daily driver.
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Ivan Korda

Ivan Korda

Business Support Leader
Sales Team

Ivan enjoys anything fast, spending time with family and friends, and being outdoors.
  •   727.207.8318
Greg Acosta

Greg Acosta

Staff Writer, EngineLabs & Street Muscle
Editorial

An automotive technical geek, Greg has a drive to understand how everything works, and enjoys sharing that knowledge with others.
  •   951.294.0576
Alonzo Duran

Alonzo Duran

Shop Assistant
Shop / Fabrication

Alonzo loves gaming, outdoor sports, and is a Nissan/Datsun enthusiast. I’m that weird guy that drives around town taking pictures of his cars. Ps. I love my job and races cars.
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Dimitri Lazaris

Dimitri Lazaris

Producer
Video Production

Dimitri keeps it traditional: he shoots 35mm film and races a ’58 dragster. Also, his wife built a better car than you.
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Jason Reiss

Jason Reiss

Executive Editor, Technical Content/Editor, EngineLabs
Editorial

Jason loves Mustangs, furry creatures, and being able to assist his readers with their own projects through his articles.
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Artie Maupin

Artie Maupin

Staff Writer, Diesel Army
Editorial

Artie claims he was put on this earth to work in the world of diesel performance and pet dogs at parties.
  •   573.803.7032
Ramon Samonte

Ramon Samonte

Graphic Designer
Web / Creative

Ramon loves creative design, pizza, and music production.
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Matthew Robinson

Matthew Robinson

Videographer
Video Production

Matthew is passionate about his faith, films, and football.
Greg Myracle

Greg Myracle

Producer
Video Production

Greg loves putting his skills and creativity to the test – whether he’s at work or out backpacking in the Sierra Nevada mountains.
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Kelly Getzelman

Kelly Getzelman

Associate Editor, Ford NXT & Street Muscle
Editorial

Kelly is a fan of all things Blue-Oval and can often be found cruising the beach cities in search of the perfect fish taco.
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Steve Turner

Steve Turner

Executive Editor, Ford Group
Editorial

Steve loves Fords, family, football, and Rock ’N Roll.
Kelli Jurasky

Kelli Jurasky

Employee Engagement Coordinator
Accounting / Admin

Kelli is a fan of Subarus and memes and can rap the entire song ‘Gangster’s Paradise.’
Ed Zinke

Ed Zinke

Business Development Director
Sales Team

Ed loves the creative and competition aspects of sales. He enjoys seeing passion put into builds and is obsessed with always having a clean ride.
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Scott Parker

Scott Parker

Director, Content & Strategy
Editorial

Scott is passionate about the Philadelphia Flyers, food, and, of course, cars.
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Kaley Lione

Kaley Lione

Technical Support Analyst
Web / Creative

Kaley is a movie and food lover. She enjoys helping others and fixing things.
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Jenna Schiebe

Jenna Schiebe

Communications / Video Project Manager
Video Production

Jenna’s passion for cars started at age 16 when her brother introduced her to the car scene. She has been hooked ever since.
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Brian Wagner

Brian Wagner

Associate Editor, Dragzine & Drag Racing Scene, SpeedVideo Event Coordinator
Editorial

Brian enjoys the smell of race gas in the morning, freshly sprayed VHT, and the sound of a race car.
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Chase Christensen

Chase Christensen

Editor, LSX Magazine
Editorial

Hailing from Salt Lake City, Chase grew up around performance cars and quickly become an avid automotive journalist.
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Dave Cruikshank

Dave Cruikshank

Editor, Rod Authority
Editorial

Originally from Seattle, Dave is fascinated by cars and Corvettes, keen on the restomod movement, and loves sushi and rock and roll.
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Brandon McCray

Brandon McCray

Producer
Video Production

Brandon has his feet firmly planted on the ground and is extremely passionate about two things: cars and video production.
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Tom Bobolts

Tom Bobolts

IT Manager / SpeedVideo Manager
Web / Creative

Tom admires diversity and experiences with people. He loves anything that can go fast, technology, and teaching others.
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Steven Olsewski

Steven Olsewski

Editor, Off Road Xtreme & Diesel Army
Editorial

Steven loves his family, baseball, building an off-road prerunner, and adding to his 15-year collection of Hot Wheels cars.
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Randy Bolig

Randy Bolig

Editor, Chevy Hardcore
Editorial

Randy's greatest passions are his grandchildren, cars, riding motorcycles, and participating in antique tractor pull events.
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Melissa Lawrence

Melissa Lawrence

Controller
Accounting / Admin

Melissa loved cars even before meeting her car-loving husband. She is a busy mother of two, and is always up for an adventure.
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Megan Cook

Megan Cook

Vice President, Administration & Accounting
Accounting / Admin, Executive Team

A lover of spreadsheets, filing, and yoga, Megan enjoys laughing with co-workers and reconciling bank statements.
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Mads Buck

Mads Buck

Business Development Manager
Sales Team

Mads is usually dressed in his native clogs. He is outgoing and personable and loves spending time with his wife and children.
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Kevin McIntosh

Kevin McIntosh

Director, Web & Creative
Web / Creative

Kevin is driven by his faith, family, and cars. He loves an adventure and graphic design, and building something great!
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Judy Chatelain

Judy Chatelain

Business Operations
Sales Team

Judy enjoys her team and believes in doing her best. She enjoys adventures, and is teaching her kids to speak Spanish.
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John Fraser

John Fraser

Senior Videographer
Video Production

Jonathan holds citizenship in Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago. He loves telling stories through video, sounds and pictures.
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James Lawrence

James Lawrence

President
Executive Team, Sales Team

James is addicted to tennis, passionate about cars, and adores his family. He strives to help others achieve their dreams.
Harrison Noble

Harrison Noble

Staff Writer, LSX Magazine & Horsepower Wars
Editorial

Harrison loves making a living by sharing a passion for cars through his words. This passion drives him to never stop writing.
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Eric Schumacher

Eric Schumacher

Video Business Manager
Sales Team

You have 3 choices: give up, give in, or give it all you’ve got. Eric gives it all he's got with his passion for creating video.
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Eric Huson

Eric Huson

Business Development Manager
Sales Team

Passionate about the Lord, his family and friends, there is never a dull moment with Eric. He lives and breathes automotive.
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David Chick

David Chick

Associate Editor, OffRoad Xtreme & Diesel Army
Editorial

The pen is mightier than the sword for David, who aspires to be a seasoned automotive journalist, for cars and trucks alike.
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Courtney Chagolla

Courtney Chagolla

HR & Departmental Support
Accounting / Admin

Courtney's positive outlook makes for enjoyable work days. She works hard, honoring her father in everything she does.
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Dean Jigamian

Dean Jigamian

Shop Technician
Shop / Fabrication

If it goes fast on land or water, Dean is in for the ride. He enjoys building amazing cars, trucks, and being a gearhead.
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Christina Dominguez

Christina Dominguez

Ad Coordinator
Sales Team

Christina is inspired by the drive and passion that her coworkers share for their jobs and each other... and Cross-Fit.
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Brittany Poleon

Brittany Poleon

Administrative Operations Manager
Accounting / Admin

Brittany loves knowing that every day, she makes a difference. But don't bet against her team, or she will take you down!
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Bobby Kimbrough

Bobby Kimbrough

Editor, Rod Authority
Editorial

Becoming a part of hotrod and streetrod enthusiasts gets BJ's engine running. He respects people who build awesome cars.
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Andrew Wolf

Andrew Wolf

Editor, Dragzine
Editorial

Photographing and writing in the auto racing industry by day, Andrew's competitive fire comes out in his hobby, cycling.
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April Taylor

April Taylor

Assistant Manager Administrative & Accounting
Accounting / Admin

April loves her family and passionately spreads awareness for Cerebral Palsy. She is also obsessed with the Royal Family.
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Andrew Almazan

Andrew Almazan

Editorial Operations Manager
Editorial

Andrew respects creativity and dedication in media. With a fine haircut, good tunes and strong friendships, life is great!
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Join our team at Power Automedia!

If you are looking for a happy company, we're always hiring the best people - editors, designers, leaders, and more.