Stephane Babcock, right, checks out the diesel engine of a Sprinter van with other Bobit Business Media editors in an event at Bobit's Torrance, Calif., headquarters.
Heavy Duty Trucking and Truckinginfo.com have added Stephane Babcock to the editorial team as senior editor.
Babcock is based at the Torrance, Calif., office of HDT parent company Bobit Business Media. He comes to HDT from Bobit's Fleet Group, where he has been senior editor for Green Fleet, Automotive Fleet, Work Truck and Fleet Financials since last fall.
He has been a journalist since 1998, getting his start in newspapers, then moving into magazines. He's worked for automotive-related publications about motorcycles and the school bus industry and is well-versed in business-to-business publishing.
Babcock has a bachelor's degree in journalism, a minor in creative writing, and a master's in public relations.
He joins an award-winning editorial staff with a combined nearly 260 years of experience covering the trucking industry.