Increasing Shop Productivity with the Latest on Tools & Equipment

Driving brand awareness, maximizing ROI, and generating leads by connecting marketers with automotive repair industry professionals.

Professional Tool & Equipment News Audience

Types of Repairs

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Direct Request

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Rely on PTEN for Tool & Equipment Information

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Purchasing Authority for Tools & Equipment

Solving Marketers Biggest Challenges

Launch & Awareness
Launch & Awareness
Build awareness and generate excitement for new solutions and products.
Content Marketing
Content Marketing
Inform to engage and convert hardcore leads. Strategies that increase engagement and leads.
Engaged Sales Leads
Engaged Sales Leads
Driving a faster sales cycle.

Increase your sales with our help–through product messaging strategies and adept advertising programs.

Marketing Solutions


Guide your strategy, gain insights, stay ahead of the competition.


Reach a large or hyper-targeted audience via display, newsletters, programmatic, native, and print options.

Lead Generation

Engage target audiences, generate and qualify leads through behavioral scoring to shorten the sales cycle.


Leverage our audience data to increase your social engagement & conversions.


Rely on video to engage audiences, attract new prospects and tell your story with impact.

Marketing Services

Call in the professionals and breakthrough roadblocks that are preventing your marketing strategy from executing.

vsp-stacked is a trusted brand in the aftermarket and is the digital hub & official website for PTEN, Motor Age, ABRN, Professional Distributor, and Aftermarket Business World. provides automotive professionals exclusive content they can’t find anywhere else, technical training resources, the latest product information, technology trends, and an audience reach unmatched in the aftermarket.


Expert Spotlight

  • Kylie Hirko
    Kylie Hirko Vice President, Vehicle Repair Group

    For over a decade Kylie has worked in B2B publishing in the Automotive Service Industry. She’s focused on delivering cutting-edge, multi-channel content to vehicle service professionals, while providing excellent branding opportunities and storytelling capabilities to our customers.

  • Krista McNamara
    Krista McNamara Editorial Director, Motor Age | ABRN | Aftermarket Business World

    Krista has devoted 13 years of focus to automotive insights and trends allowing her to create engaging content for automotive professionals.

  • Amanda Silliker
    Amanda Silliker Editor, PTEN | Professional Distributor |

    Amanda brings more than a decade of B2B publishing experience to her role as editor of Professional Tool & Equipment News (PTEN) and Professional Distributor magazine.

  • Scott Brown
    Scott Brown Technical Editor, PTEN | Professional Distributor

    Scott is an ASE Master Certified L1 Technician and has over 37 years of professional service industry experience. He is an independent shop owner in Southern California and is engaged at various levels within the industry.

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Sales Contacts

Vice President | Group Publisher
Kylie Hirko

Multimedia Account Executive |
Tools & Equipment
Cortni Jones

Multimedia Account Executive |
Tools & Equipment
Diane Braden

Multimedia Account Executive |
Tools & Equipment
Mattie Gorman

Multimedia Account Executive
Lisa Mend

Multimedia Account Executive
Paul Ropski

Multimedia Account Executive
Michael Parra

Inside Sales Representative
James Hwang

Editorial Contacts

Editorial Director
Krista McNamara

Amanda Silliker

Associate Editor
Emily Markham

Associate Editor
Kayla Oschmann

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